Pastor & Staff

Ryan and Amanda Quigley

Lead Pastor

Pastor Ryan Quigley is a man of deep conviction with a desire to see truth preached and the Word of God proclaimed to all people, nations, and tongues.  He has been in ministry for the over 15 years and has dedicated his life to the call of God. He grew up just outside Seattle, Washington and has ministered as a youth pastor in Tennessee and Texas before coming to Albert Lea. The Lord dramatically called him into full time senior pastoral ministry and specifically called him to Minnesota. Pastor Ryan is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God and is a constant student of the Word of God.
His is a self described geek, loving all things Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, and super heroes.  He is a lover of history and enjoys time spent with his family and being in the great outdoors.  When it comes to sports, Pastor is a fish out of water here in MN, in a land of Vikings, he is a Seahawk.

Meet the team.

Gwen Plantage

Women's Ministry Leader
Gwen works diligently as our Women's Ministry president.  All things hospitality are diligently taken care of.  From meals, to special events, she makes sure the littlest details are taken care of.

Nikki Jessen-Lundberg

Building Janitor
Nikki is one of the hidden heroes of the staff.  She works hard to make sure that the facility is clean and ready for every service and every event.  working with a great attitude even when big messes show up.

Lee Vaale

Building and Grounds Maintenance
Lee does a great work.  As we continue to make subtle improvements on the building, he works wonderful to make it all a reality!

Julia Morrow

Children's Director
Julia leads our Children ministry and coordinates a great team that works with our young ones.  We are excited to invest not only in our kids, but also in our staff, Julia plans to go to school for Childhood Education, and to study ministry.

Great Volunteers

There are also so many other people who work diligently behind the scenes making everything run like a well oiled machine!  We are talking about volunteers!  These amazing people work all things such as; Sunday school,  the sound board, the worship team, and the other great ministries that function here at the church.  We are great because of their great efforts!  We have too many to list each one, but know that  they are loved and cherished!