Deacons

Our Deacons

The work of deacons is best done by men and women who are gifted with compassion and empathy.  The office of deacon, as set forth in Scripture, is one of sympathy, witness, and service, after the example of Jesus Christ.

Ministering to those who are in need, to the sick, to the lonely and to anyone who may be in distress both within the Crossroads community and beyond is the primary focus of deacons.

At Crossroads, each deacon is assigned families within a geographical zone and are encouraged to be in relationship with them on a regular and frequent basis.

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Crossroads Deacons

Class of 2023Class of 2024Class of 2025
Melinda Bootsma
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Karen Barnes
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Melissa Berg
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Dawn Fuchs
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Nancy Dowling
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Jill Casper
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Calli Guay
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Erin Goldschmidt
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Jeff Funnell
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Laura Hosni
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Kevin Gwidt
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Pat Hopfensperger
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Melinda & Bill McCreedy
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Lois Hoover
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Karen McKinney
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Meredith Crosby
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Maria Jarvi
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Dawn Nimtz
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Cindy & Steve Shallock
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Rhonda Knecht
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Shari Van Beek
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Elaine Wilcox
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Tom Ramsey
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Katie O'Connor, Youth Deacon Shirley Stang
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Abby Steffen, Youth Deacon Katie Straub
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Karen Taylor
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Deacon Moderator: Carol Perlberg
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Home Communion: Shari Van Beek
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Funeral/Memorial: Nancy Follis
Funeral/Memorial: Deb Wolf
Deacon Vice-Mod: Flower Ministry: Erin Goldschmidt
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Secretary: Associate Pastor - Scott Samuelson