Amanda DraughnConnection Pastor Amanda works in many areas of the church, including managing the hospitality and recreational ministries, and coordinating events Amy CarlsonPastor of Discipleship & Formation She helps all adults with their spiritual development, with the main connection point being Bible studies and other classes. Ben PorterYouth Pastor Ben is in charge of St. Luke’s ministry for 6th- to 12th-grade students. Bob OckermanPastor of Encouragement He does home visits, sees people at hospitals and rehab facilities, makes phone calls, and sends cards and notes. Brian EbelSenior Pastor Helps people live into the church’s values of being unashamedly passionate about following Jesus and bringing hope, healing, and wholeness. David BalondaniSwahili Lead Pastor David leads and directs the preaching and teaching ministry for St. Luke’s Swahili ministry. Issaya LeonardSwahili Evangelist Issaya preaches during worship, does counseling, and handles congregational care for our Swahili community. Morgan HarperYoung Adult Pastor Morgan works with St. Luke’s post-high school/traditional college-aged group. Nora ConnerExecutive Pastor Nora’s responsibilities as the executive pastor include working with missions, finances, and facilities.