Ministry Leaders

Mike Kasun 2017

Mike Kasun

Mike and Debbie Kasun have been Married since 1987 and have been members of Southern Lakes Evangelical Free Church since 2005. They first met at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Mike is a freelance Illustrator / designer who works on projects locally and around the country. Mike and Debbie have 3 children, Bryan, Stephanie and […]

Chuck Sweetman, Pastor, Director of Spiritual Care

Chuck Sweetman

Pastor Chuck has been married to one woman his entire life.  He and Karen have four children (Sean, Heather, Alyssa and one waiting for them in Heaven). They praise God that they, and their spouses, each have a strong relationship with Christ. They also have eight grandchildren (one on the way) and thank God that one by […]

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Bob and Jane Nelson

Bob and Jane have called Southern Lakes EFC their church home since 2002. They enjoy encouraging and supporting the members of the Greeters, Welcome Center Team, Ambassadors and Team Java. These are the folks you encounter each time you enter the church on Sunday mornings. As they serve alongside these teams it is their common goal to show […]

Matt Brady, Elder, Missions Team

Matt Brady

Matt Brady grew up in the Lake Geneva area where he attended Calvary Community Church and graduated from Faith Christian School. Matt graduated from Cedarville University with a degree in History and Secondary Education, and it was here that he met his wife Melinda. Missions was always a passion, and while at Cedarville, Matt was […]

Bruce Russell

Bruce Russell, Sr.

I am the husband of Bernice Russell. We have 5 children; 19 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild. I am a retired journeyman electrician and also possess an Associate’s Degree from the Milwaukee School of Engineering. For most of my Christian life, I have been passionate about leading others to Christ, and teaching many different Old and […]

Jeanie Raidl, Impact Community Outreach Team Leader

Jeanie Raidl

Jeanie and Frank have been attending Southern Lakes since they saw the new building grow right out of the prairie. Jeanie serves as the “boss” of the Impact Team. She has been a part of that since its beginning. She also serves in the Children’s Ministry. She says kids are her bag but she likes […]

Jeff Magnus, Head Trustee, Head Usher

Jeff Magnus

Jeff has been attending Southern Lakes since 2006 with his wife, Lisa and their son, Josh. Jeff became involved first as an usher and later joined the Trustee Team to grow this ministry. He became involved with various men’s Bible studies while his family participates in women’s and youth activities. Jeff and his family have […]

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Wings – Women’s Ministry Team

Wings ~ Women in God’s Spirit includes Bible studies, prayer, and Fellowship. Our Mission is “Growing and maturing women in godliness, to better equip them to nurture and serve their families, the church, and their communities.” We have several Women’s Bible Studies that meet throughout the week. You are welcome to join us to study God’s word, […]

GriefShare Team Leaders - Dawn Blair, Deb Kasun and Linda Tump

GriefShare Team

Dawn Ambach (left), Deb Kasun (center) and Linda Tump (right) began the GriefShare ministry out of hearts of compassion for those who are grieving the death of a loved one. God’s Word says, “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us […]