Ministry Staff

Lorisa Rich Administrative Secretary

Lorisa has just recently returned to Faith Church – relocating from Missouri back to Newton with her husband Daniel, and their son, Austin.  She is excited to serve the church where she grew up.  With her generous smile, Lorisa helps people on the phone or in the office, prepares the worship bulletin and the church calendar, and serves committees and church leadership.

Caley Ortman Interim Youth Leader

Caley is a 2008 graduate of Bethel College.  In addition to hanging out with FMC youth, Caley works full time at Prairie View, a mental health agency as a Community Case Manager. Caley recently enrolled at Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary and when he finds a spare moment, he performs as a mobile DJ.

Verda Deckert Congregational Nurse

Verda joined our ministry staff in 2009.  Verda has been a Registered Nurse for 47 years, graduating from Bethel Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing, where she continues to educate, mentor, and guide nursing students.  She enjoys helping people understand the complicated health system, and advocating for them during the stresses of illness and accident.