Pastors & Staff

Nicholas & Megan Hanges

Senior  Pastor

Pastor Nicholas and Megan have been in full time ministry for over 15 years. They both Adult & Teen Challenge graduates. After many years of struggling with addiction, depression, and personal hardships they were radically saved through the ministry of Teen Challenge in Midland, Texas in 2007. They married after graduating the program and entered into full-time ministry serving as youth pastors in West Texas for several years before hearing the call to Spencer, Iowa in 2016. Pastor Nicholas is an Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God. They have 3 children: Sophia, Demetrios, and Theodore.

Lisa & Todd Heck

Children's  Pastor

Pastor Lisa is a Certified Minster with the Assemblies of God. She has a passion and gift for teaching our children about Christ in creative and fun ways. Her and her husband, Todd bring decades of children's ministry experience to our kids services each week.

Asia Arnold

YOUTH  Pastor

Pastor Asia is a 2021 Southwestern Assemblies of God Graduate. She majored in Youth ministry and has a heart for reaching our next generation.

Kyle & Micale Hillerud

worship leaders

Kyle and Micale have been leading worship for 20 years.  Their passion is to see people have an encounter with God's presence that changes lives forever.

Alyssa & Corgan Petersen


Corgan and Alyssa are talented musicians and give their time each week to help lead our worship team and lead our young adults (20-35). Corgan is a band teacher at Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn School District. They are blessed with a newborn, Jeremiah.



Luc Arnold has a radical testimony and a long history of professional stage and sound management. Once working with famous rockstars, he now dedicates his talents for the glory of God in our sound booth each Sunday. 
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