Leadership

Leadership

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Pastor

Jim Megchelsen

Jim Megchelsen is now in the midst of his 23rd year as Pastor of Grace OPC.  He and his wife Trish moved with their family to the Kane County in the fall of 1997 to begin working with Grace just as it was being established as a congregation.   Jim grew up in a Christian home in Southeast Iowa.  He met Trish at Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA, where he graduated in 1987 with a degree in Biblical Studies.  After…
Elder

Bryan Holstrom

Bryan Holstrom has been a Ruling Elder at Grace OPC since 2004 and also serves on the church’s Board of Trustees. He is a member of the Presbytery of the Midwest’s Candidates & Credentials Committee and a Board member of Mid-America Reformed Seminary in Dyer, Indiana. He and his wife Meredith have four children and live in St. Charles.
Deacon

Kyle Kendziora

Kyle Kendziora has lived in the Dupage/Kane counties all his life. His parents became Christians when he was young, so he spent most of his life in a God fearing home. Kyle is currently a mechanical engineer at Fermilab. He has a young family of two daughters, a son, and a loving wife, Bryanne. Kyle’s favorite Bible verse is Romans 8:28: “And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are…
Deacon

Wes Ward

Wes Ward grew up in a christian home in southern California with his parents and older sister. His dad was a pastor and his mom was an elementary teacher. As a family, they spent lots of time serving at church in various capacities. Wes enjoyed helping as part of the junior & senior high youth group staff among other things. Wes and Kim met at church in California and were married in 2001. They moved to Illinois in 2004 and…