Church Staff

Our Church Staff:

Rev. Mark Oswald - Pastor

After being born in Wisconsin and spending most of his growing up years in Iowa, Pastor Mark Oswald spent two years in Nebraska and thirteen years in Iowa teaching and coaching in middle school and high school. In 1987, he and his wife, Rita, moved their family to Fort Wayne, Indiana, where Pastor Oswald received his training for the ministry at Concordia Theological Seminary. Since his ordination in 1991, he has been serving God’s people at Trinity. Pastor and Rita have one daughter, two sons, four grandsons and one granddaughter.

Deb Cheyne - Church Office Manager

Deb Cheyne took over as Office Manager in June 2023. Deb was in church ministry for over 20 years. She enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 adult daughters, and 3 grandchildren. Deb also enjoys sewing, crafting and reading. Deb attends Grace Lutheran in Coopersville and is active in Sunday School ministry and the LWML Girls of Grace group. Deb is on the LWML Lakeshore Zone board as a member of the Christian Growth team.

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Sunday Worship:  
9:30 AM
Wednesday Summer Worship:
7:00 PM

School Hours: 8:00 AM - 3:10 PM

Pastor: Rev. Mark Oswald
School Administrator: Britney Ritz
Office Manager: Deb Cheyne
Preschool Director: Jackie Rasch
K/1st Teacher: Jessica Zahm
2nd/3rd Teacher: Allie Geiger
4th/5th Teacher: Wendi Lepley

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