Josiah Stukenberg

Josiah began serving at Southern Lakes at the age of eleven. He has always been surrounded by ministry and grew up in a ministry family. He has a passion for serving, leading, and equipping God’s people and encouraging them to serve God with the gifts that He has given them. Josiah has his Bachelor’s in […]


Kerrie Vyskocil

Kerrie and her family have called Southern Lakes EFC home since 2004. She has been married for 20 years and has six children. Kerrie and her family have been involved with different ministries throughout the years. She has served in the Nursery, Vacation Bible School, Pre-School Class, 5-6th Grade Sunday School Class and is currently […]

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Dawn Brummel

Dawn has been married to Pastor Ken since 1989, and they have 5 children and 5 grandchildren. Dawn has worked in a variety of ministries within the churches they’ve served, and she especially loves serving in women’s ministry. She leads Bible studies, counsels, and teaches a women’s leadership class.  Dawn’s passion is to help women […]

Bob Nelson

Bob Nelson

Bob and his wife Jane have been married for more than 34 years. They live in a wooded area north of Elkhorn and thoroughly enjoy the varied wildlife that wanders into their back yard. Bob is a Realtor with Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group and is the Assistant Managing Broker for the Lake Geneva office. Bob […]

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 […]

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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 […]

Milo Eldridge, Deacon Team

Milo Eldridge

Milo and his family have been attending Southern Lakes since 2000. He, his wife Cindy, and his son Luke, live a few miles outside of Waterford where they raise chickens and have a few fruit trees and grape vines. Milo’s and Cindy’s three oldest children are married or are about to be married. They have […]

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 […]

Chuck Sweetman, Pastor, Director of Spiritual Care

Chuck Sweetman

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 one […]