Meet Our Elders


Eric Jordan

Eric and his wife Kristen along with their daughter Hannah have been attending Grace since 2012. Eric has served in youth ministry in the past. Eric currently serves in children’s ministry, and occasionally fills the pulpit. This is Eric’s first term as an elder and previously served 1 term as a deacon. Eric has been in public service for over 20 years. His favorite verses are Joshua 24:15 and Isaiah 6:8.

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Micah Bohyer

Micah has attended Grace Church since 1989. Micah is married to Kari and together they have 4 children. His favorite thing about Grace are the people he comes into contact with weekly. Micah's favorite Bible Verse is"He has told you, O Man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?"-Micah 6:8


Aaron Steffen

Aaron has been serving as an Elder at Grace Evangelical Church since 2018. 

Since becoming a member at the church in 2005, Aaron has helped to serve the Lord in many different capacities.  Some of those roles include serving on the Deacon board, Sunday School teacher and currently leading the Prayer ministry.  

  Aaron grew up with a Christian background but gave into his sinful nature when he felt that he would never be good enough or live up to the standards set by the Church.  It wasn’t until after he was married to his wife Kristine that the Lord started to work in both of their lives.  He led them to Grace Evangelical Church, where the Grace of God was revealed to them with solid biblical teachings and through the love shown to them by the congregation.

Romans 3:23 For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.

2 Corinthians 5:21 God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we

might become the righteousness of God.

2 Timothy 1:9 He has saved us and called us to a holy life-not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace.

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Kurt Stuart 

Kurt has been attending GEC for 37 years alongside his wife Ruth. He began attending Grace as a non-believer and through the love and teaching he received he came to salvation in Christ shortly after. He has 3 daughters and 5 grandchildren. Kurt is an active member in the church serving on various committees. His favorite Bible verse is “Thou will keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on Thee”- Isaiah 26:3


Lead Pastor- Tim Chinn

Tim has attended Grace Evangelical Church since Nov. 2019 and became the Lead Pastor in March 2020. Tim and his wife Rene’ have been married since 1982 and in local church ministry since that time. They have two married adult children and four grandchildren. Tim graduated from Baptist Bible College with a Bachelor’s degree in pastoral ministries and from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master’s degree in pastoral ministries. 


Tim enjoys almost every kind of outdoor sport and working with his hands. Besides studying the Bible, he also enjoys reading about leadership, discipleship, and church revitalization. He is passionate about shepherding people, watching them grow spiritually, and helping others in need.