Jeremy Heitkam, Pastor

Jeremy has served St. Paul Church since August of 2012, in a variety of roles. He has served as Pastor since March of 2014. Jeremy was born and raised in rural Stephenson County, IL. He attended Concordia University in River Forest, IL and holds a Master of Arts Degree in Christian Study from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL. He and his wife Sara live in Bloomingdale with their son Ethan. Favorite Scripture Verse: "I have now been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me." Galatians 2:20


Catherine Kreis, Office Manager

Cathy has served St. Paul Church as Secretary/Office Manager for over 25 years. She and her husband Steve have been members of St. Paul Church for nearly 30 years. Cathy is a gifted gardener and enjoys quilting. Favorite Scripture Verse: " I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances." Philippians 4:11




Jill Mix, Worship Team Leader

Jill has served the congregation and choirs of St. Paul Church as accompanist for the past eight years, and recently became the Worship Team Leader. She is a graduate of Western Illinois University with a degree in Music Business. Jill lives with her husband, Will, in Darien, Illinois. Favorite Scripture Verse: "Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres." 1 Corinthians 13:4-7




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Rosalind Wirtz, Organist

Roz has served St. Paul Church since early 2017 as keyboardist for the Worship Band and as Organist. Roz has over 40 years of music ministry experience and brings joy and laughter to rehearsals and worship gatherings alike.