Immanuel Lutheran
Scripture reading suggestions: Ezekiel 33:7-20, 1 Corinthians 10:1-13, Luke 13:1-9


Ken Hoover

Rev. Kenneth Hoover has served Immanuel Lutheran Church as it’s pastor since the fall of 2003. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Concordia College, Ann Arbor Michigan in 1979 and then earned his Master of Divinity degree from Concordia Seminary in St Louis Missouri in 1988. Pastor Hoover served two congregations in Nebraska prior to coming to Immanuel. He is married to Michele and has four children; Johanna, Cassie, Ben, and Vincent. Pastor Hoover’s passion is to serve God through His Church on earth as it fulfills God’s mission of touching hearts and changing lives with Jesus.

Greg Witto

Greg Witto has served ILC as the Director of Campus and Family Life Ministry since 1994. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree at Concordia University, Ann Arbor Michigan, and earned his Master of Science in Family Life from Concordia University, Seward, Nebraska in 2006. Greg was a volunteer Youth Director at his previous congregation while completing his education before accepting the call to serve at Immanuel. Greg is married to Cindy and they have two children; Joy and Paul. Greg’s passion is developing young adult disciples, fostering intergenerational ministry and helping families build spiritually strong and healthy homes in Christ.

Resized_20180806_072411.jpegTom Sherman

Director of the Early Childhood Center


Rachel Pearcy

Rachel joined our team in July of 2018 and serves as our Office Administrator.  Rachel is a graduate of Charleston High School and we recently discovered she also is an alumni to Immanuel's Preschool program.  She and her husband Rodney are both from the local area.  They have four grown children and spend most of their time enjoying their 5 grandchildren.