Meet Our Team

Pastor Matthew and April Schluckebier

Pastor Matthew and April Schluckebier

Lead Pastor

Pastor Matthew and his wife April have committed themselves to fulltime ministry and leadership in the church.  Having been raised in a Pastors home, Pastor Matthew has been involved in some sort of ministry work his entire life.

He and April bring a wealth of church leadership and knowledge to Life Church in helping to lead us into new places achieving great things.   Pastor Matthew and April have two children, Lauren-Ivie and Adah-Grace, one son-in-law, Jay, and two grandchildren, Raegan and Ross. 

Pastor Kody and LaTehyah Wentzel

Pastor Kody and LaTehyah Wentzel

Youth Pastor

Pastor Kody and his wife LaTehyah were married in August of 2012 and have two children, Lillian and Matthias. Their passion for youth ministry began in their teenage years, where they began serving in their local church. They followed God’s call into full time ministry upon graduating high school and have been involved in leading youth ministry ever since.

Kody and LaTehyah are passionate about helping teenagers develop personal relationships with Jesus and allowing the Holy Spirit to operate in their lives. Pastor Kody enjoys leading worship, preaching illustrated sermons, creating human videos and dramatic productions to better engage the students.