Pulpit Supply List

This list contains only the names of Presbyterian ministers, ministers who are members of denominations with whom we are in correspondence, ordained Presbyterian elders and Graduates of Leadership Development for Ministry Program. Certification for State of Minnesota Statute 604.20 Background Checks is on file for all persons named on this listing.

Congregations are strongly encouraged to use this listing when the need for pulpit supply arises.

  • Anyone (Teaching Elder, Ruling Elder or layperson) supplying a pulpit more than two times in succession must have Commission on Leadership approval.
  • Minimum remuneration is $100 if preaching at one service, and $150 if preaching at two services, plus IRS mileage rate. ($.545 per mile)
  • The names on this listing are placed according to the area in which they live. These areas correspond to Presbytery Cluster Areas. For further information, contact the Presbytery Office.

Where would you like to go?

Cluster 1 Northwest
Cluster 2 Northeast
Cluster 3 East Central
Cluster 4 West Central
Cluster 5 Southwest
Cluster 6 Southeast
Others

CLUSTER 1 NORTHWEST
Ashby -- Browns Valley -- Doran -- Fergus Falls/Federated -- Fergus Falls/Western -- Osakis -- Underwood/Maine 

CLUSTER 2 NORTHEAST
Brainerd/First -- Crosslake --  Foley -- Randall -- St. Cloud
 

Jean Bauer (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
9868 County Road 8
Kimball MN 55353
320-333-3764
tjbauer@cloudnet.com
Travel Restrictions: None

Richard Lawrence (Seminary graduate)
626 Jenisa Dr
Saint Cloud MN 56301
320-253-8550 (home)
richlawrence66@gmail.com
Travel Restrictions: None
 

Pat Postlewaite (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
PO Box 153
Crosslake MN 56442
218-692-4512
ppwaite@charter.net
Travel Restrictions: None
May 15 - Sept. 15
 

Gloria Vande Brake (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
271 Shoreview Est
Big Lake MN 55309
218-820-4197
gloriavande@hotmail.com
Travel Restrictions: None
 

Rev. Bill Yueill (retired Presbyterian Teaching Elder)
27202 Carr St NW
Zimmerman MN 55398
wyueill@izoom.net
763-856-3803
Travel Restrictions: None

 

CLUSTER 3 EAST CENTRAL
Litchfield -- Maynard -- Redwood Falls -- Renville -- Silver Lake -- Spicer, Harrison --Spicer, Hope -- Willmar

Carol Chmielewski (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
23361 Jade Ave
Silver Lake MN 55381
952-201-6684
chmielm2jc@embarqmail.com
Travel Restrictions: None

Barb Little
Willmar MN 56201
954-654-4469
belit8@aol.com

Dennis Peterson (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
14963 105th Ave NE
Spicer MN 56288
320-905-1007
dkp56@tds.net
Travel Restrictions: None
 

Sheila Sjerven (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
1324 23rd St SE
Willmar MN 56201
320-235-6542
sasjerven@charter.net
Travel Restrictions: winter: 25 miles, summer: 50 miles
*one month advance scheduling

Kathy Terpstra (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
13735 County Rd 8
Brooten MN 56316-4684
320-346-4158
kterp101@yahoo.com
Travel Restrictions: None

CLUSTER 4 WEST CENTRAL
Canby -- Dawson -- Fulda -- Holland -- Marshall -- Milroy -- Pipestone -- Russell -- Slayton -- Westbrook

Rollin Haynes (retired Teaching Elder)
2940 Maple Ave
Slayton MN 56172
Cell: 507-626-1806
rhaynes@vastbb.net
Travel Restrictions: under 60 miles

Karen Houtman (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
714 Ring Ave
Canby MN 56220
507-223-5331
choutman@frontiernet.net
Travel Restrictions: None

Stan Menning (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
PO Box 428
Dawson, MN 56232
320-769-4703
smenning0@gmail.com
Travel Restrictions: None

CLUSTER 5 SOUTHWEST
Beaver Creek -- Brewster -- Edgerton -- Ellsworth -- Lismore -- Luverne -- Round Lake -- Rushmore/First -- Rushmore/Emmanuel -- Worthington

Kathy Knips (graduate of the Leadership Development for Ministry program)
13510 Chaney Ave
Lismore MN 56155
Cell: 507-360-1655
kathyknips@hotmail.com
Travel Restrictions: None

Jim Krapf (retired Presbyterian pastor)
808 4th Ave
Worthington MN 56187-2325
Home: 507-372-7295
Cell: 507-350-1662
jimcynkrapf17@gmail.com
Travel Restrictions: None

CLUSTER 6 SOUTHEAST
Amboy -- Blue Earth -- Cambria -- Jackson -- Kasota -- Lake Crystal -- Madelia -- Mankato -- Mountain Lake --St. James -- St. Peter -- Windom -- Winnebago

Norma Bergquist (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
626 Pfau St
Mankato MN 56001-4319
507-625-4524
nib@hickorytech.net
Travel Restrictions: 60 miles

Joan Engstrom (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
201 7th Ave N
Saint James MN 56081
507-375-4533
gejjstrom@gmail.com
Travel Restrictions: 60 miles

Sue Goebel
1320 Armstrong Ave N
Glencoe MN 55336-1225
320-510-1365
suegoebel@ymail.com
Travel Restrictions: None 
*would like 3-4 weeks notice

John McKay (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
428 Wabasha St
St. Peter MN 56082
507-934-6176 home
507-382-4145 cell
jmckay@hickorytech.net
Travel Restrictions: None

Rev. Dennis Secrease (retired UCC pastor)
15 Hoover Ct
North Mankato MN 56003-2626
507-720-0693 home
secrease@charter.net
Travel Restrictions: 50 miles from Mankato

Out of Bounds of the Presbytery of Minnesota Valleys

Rev. Michael McCallum (Presbyterian Teaching Elder)
4301 S Solberg Ave #7
Sioux Falls SD 57106
605-361-4967
momandpops_76@hotmail.com
Travel Restrictions: 100 miles

Dan Smith (graduate of Leadership Development for Ministry)
1305 E 68th St N
Sioux Falls SD 57105
605-271-5451 (Home)
605-610-6984 (Cell)
upham@sio.midco.net
Travel Restrictions: 80 miles

Jean Volkers (Ruling Elder; Lay Pastor Training)
8315 W 56th St
Sioux Falls SD 57106
605-929-4786 (cell)
605-271-7564 (home)
jevolkers@hotmail.com
Travel Restrictions: 90 miles

Mark Volkers (retired Presbyterian Teaching Elder)
8315 W 56th St
Sioux Falls SD 57106
605-271-7564 home
revmv@hotmail.com
Travel Restrictions: 100 miles