Crosspoint Bible Church is led by a Board of Elders.  These men are elected by the congregation and carefully screened.  They are responsible for the vision and spiritual shepherding of the church, as well as for hiring skilled staff members to carry out effective ministry.  For a list of current Elders, consult our directory or contact the church office.

Following are the current Crosspoint staff members:

Don Pahl – Lead Pastor

don pahl Dr. Don Pahl loves to study and share God’s word as a shepherd/teacher.  Don and Rosi, married over 40 years, are parents to Jon, married to Amy, and Nathan, married to Kimbra, both from Olathe, KS. Don and Rosi cherish their role as grandparents to their six vivacious grandchildren. Pastor Don enjoys hiking, woodworking and visiting missionaries.

• On staff at Crosspoint since 1998
• Over 40 years of pastoral experience
• BA, Grace University; MDiv. and DMin, Denver Seminary


Gary Krehbiel – Bennington Campus Pastor

gary krehbielGary Krehbiel pastors our Bennington campus and oversees our Fellowship ministries. Gary and his wife, Christi, have been married for 24 years and have four children.

• On staff at Crosspoint since 1997
• Has attended Crosspoint his whole life
• Over 20 years of ministry experience
• BA, Grace University


Kevin Stone – Worship Pastor

kevin stoneOur Worship Pastor, Kevin Stone, served in part-time ministry during nine years in the Navy and ten years in the telecommunications industry before moving from Virginia to serve full-time at Crosspoint. Kevin and his wife Melissa have three adult children. When he’s not leading worship or teaching, Kevin enjoys golf and riding his motorcycle.

• On staff at Crosspoint since 2006
• Over 20 years of ministry experience
• BA, Grace University


Josh Klein – Youth Pastor

josh kleinJosh Klein oversees the junior high (Impact) and high school (Echo) ministries. He also assists with leading worship at our two campuses. After meeting at Grace University, Josh and his wife, Sharalee, married in 2008 and keep busy with their young son, Jordan and daughter Aleeyah.  Josh enjoys writing, reading, playing basketball, cheering for the Huskers.

• On staff at Crosspoint since 2014
• Over 7 years of ministry experience
• BA, Grace University
• MDiv, Sioux Falls Seminary


Marilyn Busenitz – Children’s Director

marilyn busenitzMarilyn Busenitz serves part-time as our Children’s Ministries Director. She has a passion for God’s Word and for teaching/training children to love Jesus and to follow Him. She and her husband Randal have four children: Caleb, Trevor, Garrett, and Renae.

• On staff at Crosspoint since 2007
• BS, Grace University


Reg Ewert – Church Administrator

reg ewertReg Ewert’s role as Church Administrator frees the pastoral and lay leadership to focus on their primary areas of ministry. Reg and his wife Linda (graduates of Grace University) have been married more than 35 years. They have two children and four grandchildren. When he’s not creating spreadsheets or writing policy, Reg enjoys riding his motorcycle and spending time with his family – especially his grandchildren.

• On staff at Crosspoint since 2013, has attended since 1975
• Over 40 years of telecommunications business experience
• Grace University graduate


Support Staff

kady shubert

Kady Schubert

has served as our part-time Administrative Assistant since 2009.

amy klaassen

Amy Klaassen

has served as our part-time Ministry Assistant since 2010.

Dave Norton

is our full-time Facilities Manager, serving since 2009.

Sherrie Lindsey

is our part-time Bookkeeper, and has served since 2006.

Monica Lambert

is our part-time Media Coordinator, serving since 2016.


Our Elders

Brian Bartsch
Paul Boeker
Reg Ewert
Darrel Giesbrecht
Walt Hamilton
Bill Janzen
Gary Krehbiel
Don Pahl
Doug Paziak
Jared Rothfuss
Jason Slininger
Mack Taulborg
Luke Wiese