Staff & Leadership

  • Pastor Dave Nelson

    Lead Pastor

    Pastor Dave began his ministry at St. John's the summer of 2007.  He previously served congregations in Alexandria, MN (Bethesda), Nelson, MN (Our Saviour's); in Gaylord, MN (American); in Clearwater, MN (Rejoice); and in Paynesville, MN (Paynesville Lutheran.)  

    He grew up in LaCrosse, WI; graduated in 1978 from Carthage College, Kenosha, WI and in 1982 from Luther Theological Seminary, St. Paul, MN.

  • Pastor ALex becker


  • Aleah Edwards

    Financial Administrator

  • Chrystal Rasmussen

    Office Administrator