Category Archives: Bios

Justin Halbgewachs – Lay Elder

Lay Elder, Oversees Worship Music Family and Work Life: As the owner and general manager of a local small business, Justin Halbgewachs (don’t worry – no one else can pronounce it right either), has enjoyed living in the Kearney community since 1996.  Justin was blessed with 20 years of marriage to his late wife Julie who…
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Jordan Clark – Lay Elder

LAY ELDER   Jordan oversees many of the church's technical needs and serves on the audio-visual team on a rotating basis. Family and Work Life:  Jordan, a self identified geek, has worked as a Systems Engineer at ESU10 (Educational Service Unit) since 1999.  Jordan met his wife Angela while playing softball against each other and…
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Abe Smith – Lay Elder

Lay Elder, Oversees Communications Family and Work Life:  Abe Smith and his wife Arian co-direct Truth Expedition, our Wednesday evening children’s program. They met in college while chaperoning a date for some K-State band friends. They eventually starting having their own dates, married in 1998, and have three children. As a family, they enjoy playing…
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Roger Baker – Lay Elder

LAY ELDER Family and Work Life:  Roger Baker has served the customers and employees of Kearney Moving Service in sales and operations since 2010. In the home, his wife Janel and Roger have no lack of activity and joy as they raise four children under the age of 8.  Roger leads a men’s small group,…
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