Grace Church Staff

19 Lead Pastor

Dan Bohyer

Dan has been serving at Grace Church since December of 2004 and served as the Pastor of Student Ministries through 2010. In September of 2010 he became the Lead Pastor of Grace Evangelical Church. He is honored to serve with his beautiful wife Jennifer and their three children, Cassidy, Hayley, and Zachariah. He also is privileged to serve with his father, Dave Bohyer. Dan has a passion for presenting the Word of God to strengthen the families and community in the Elgin area. He holds a BA in Christian Ministries from Trinity International University and a MACE from Dallas Theological Seminary.
24Teaching Pastor

Dave Bohyer

Dave is serving the Lord part-time with Grace Church as Teaching Pastor, with his son Dan. Dave & Jan also are part-time missionaries with Leadership Vistas in Africa, and are training men and women church leaders. They have been at Grace Church since 1989 and have three adult sons and nine grandkids! Dave has a B.S. in Ed. from Ohio State University, a Th.M. in New Testament from Dallas Seminary, and a D.Min. in Education & Management from Denver Seminary. Dave’s prayer is to serve Christ by helping people become passionate disciples of Jesus!
Childrens’s Ministry Director

Jennifer Ogaard
16Administrative Assistant
Lisa Erb

Lisa has been serving as the Administrative Assistant at Grace Church since September of 2011. She is an active church member along with her husband Dave and their three children, Aaron, Emily and Sam. Lisa enjoys helping others.

Music Director
Jenny Bohyer