Meet Our Staff


Pastor Steve Von Bokern and Melinda

Steve and Melinda Von Bokern came to Lifeway Baptist Church in July of 2001. Bro. Steve serves as the Senior Pastor of Lifeway. He and his wife Melinda have been married since 1995. They are the parents of seven children.


Assistant Pastor Tony Brown and Angela

Tony Brown has been serving as the Music Director at Lifeway Baptist Church since 1993. Brother Tony is also the editor of our teen devotional "Glow in the Dark". He and Angela have been married since 1994. They are the parents of four children.


John and Heidi Winders

Student Ministries

John Winders came on board with Lifeway Baptist Church in the Spring of 2008 and he serves as the Student Ministries Director. John and Heidi have three daughters.


Becky Brosnan

Church Secretary

Becky has served as our church secretary since 2006.


Cindy Sharp


Cindy has served as secretary for the church as well as for Glow in the Dark since 2008.


Glenda Litz

Church Bookkeeper

Glenda has served as the church bookkeeper since 1995.


Beth Bougher

Primary Church Coordinator

Beth Bougher has served as our coordinator of children's ministries since 2004.