Immanuel Lutheran Church
All services for this weekend have been canceled. That includes the Saturday evening service as well as both services on Sunday morning.

Leadership AT ILCM


Campus Ministry Leaders

Immanuel Lutheran Campus Ministry encourages students, faculty and staff to join us in ministry. We have a group of dedicated leaders who use their gifts serving, supporting and equipping others to live out their faith in Christ! Get to know them below.


Ashlee Robinson

My name is Ashlee Robinson, and I am a junior Early Childhood Education major. I am from Glen Carbon, Illinois. In my free time I enjoy playing intramurals, and I am a part of the Ultimate Frisbee team on campus. I also enjoy hanging out with friends, watching movies, going shopping, and eating. 



Allen.png Allen Johanson

My name is Allen Johanson. I am a senior at EIU who is majoring in Engineering Technology. I am from Bartlett, Illinois and am an only child. In my free time I enjoy woodworking and watching and playing sports. My favorite movie is Space Jam, and my favorite genre of music is country. My biggest item on my bucket list is to go to all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums, I’ve visited 20 of them so far.

Jennifer.png Jennifer Wisner

My name is Jennifer Wisner. I am from Forsyth, IL, and I am currently a sophomore Accounting major at Eastern. In addition to ILCM, I am involved in activities within the Honors College and the School of Business on campus. My hobbies include cooking, sewing, reading, and attending dance fitness classes.

Faith_pic.pngFaith Morris

I am a junior at Eastern, majoring in Public Relations with a minor in Fashion Merchandising. I am from a small town in East central Illinois called Metcalf. I work as a tour guide on campus and play the clarinet in the concert band. My favorite color is pink, and One Direction is my favorite music group of all time. My hobbies include shopping, jamming to to music, cross stitching, and getting my nails done. This will be my second year serving as a student leader at Immanuel, and I am excited for all the fun activities we have planned this year! I am so glad that you have chosen EIU and can't wait to see what God has in store for us here at ILCM!

Leadership Team

Bomball.jpgMark and Carol Bomball

Mark and Carol are long-time members of the Charleston community and Immanuel Lutheran Church. Mark is a retired EIU instructor in the business department and Carol retired from the Charleston school district as a high school teacher.

Kevin_Hastings.jpgKevin Hastings

Kevin earned a bachelor's degree in 1998 and a master's degree in 2000 from EIU. He was an active leader in ILCM from 1996-2000 meeting many people who are still good friends today. "There are so many memories there, and it is a blessing to continue making memories being involved with the ministry." He teaches math at Parkland College in Champaign since graduating, enjoys playing organ, Cardinals baseball, Illini football, and time with friends and family.

Emma_Hackler.pngEmma Hackler

Emma is retired after serving as a nurse for fifty years. She is the mother of 5, grandmother of 14 and great grandmother of 4. She is a long time member of Immanuel whose husband served faithfully as Immanuel’s pastor from 1977-1991 and was Pastor Emeritus before he went to be in heaven in 2006. Emma loves to be with young adults and encourages them to consider Immanuel as their church family away from home.