Journey@McPherson Staff

 
Campus Pastor | Kyle Buller
Kyle was born in Ontario, Canada but relocated to Visalia, California at a young age where he was raised. He’s a graduate of Fresno Pacific University (2012), Fresno Pacific Seminary (2016), and previously served as Lead Pastor of a Mennonite Brethren church in Kitchener, Ontario. Kyle formerly served as a Resident Educator and Intramural Director at Tabor College in Hillsboro, KS. God’s grace has been evident in Kyle’s life, and he is passionate about others experiencing God’s amazing grace as well. Kyle enjoys meeting people where they are in their spiritual journey, and finding creative ways to bring them into Christian community.  His hobbies include basketball, reading and watching the Toronto Maple Leafs.  Also, he will rarely turn down an invitation to get a good cup of coffee!
 
Directional Pastor | Jim Ostlund
Jim and Jodi Ostlund, along with their two sons Noah and Ethan live in McPherson where Jim has served as the campus pastor since 2012. Jim grew up in Central Kansas and has spent time on both coasts. He holds a BA in music from Bethel College, and a MA from Fuller Theological Seminary, and has served as a pastor in two different Mennonite churches. Jim’s other loves are music, golf, hunting/fishing, and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs.
 
 
 
 
Worship Coordinator | Monica Wood
Monica was born and raised in central, rural Kansas. She and her husband Bryce have been attending Journey at the McPherson campus for 3 years now, and have loved being a part of the community there. Monica holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors, music, and baking. Her biggest joy has been raising her one year old daughter, Maelyn! Although this last year has been extremely challenging, it has also revealed new and exciting opportunities. Monica is looking forward to seeing how God will use her gifts in ministry in her role as Worship Coordinator!
 
 
 
Campus Coordinator | Tricia Stucky
Tricia and her husband Josh Stucky, along with their 3 daughters Reese, Keira and Hazel live in Moundridge, KS. She originally grew up in Manitoba, Canada and has lived in Kansas since 2007. Tricia has served Christ in different ways through Red Rock Bible Camp in Manitoba, Youth Evangelism Service with EMM in Trinidad, and Ten Thousand Villages with MCC in Pennsylvania. She has enjoyed working with all ages of people and sharing Jesus with them. Tricia enjoys spending time with family, reading, camping, boating and travel.
 
 
 
 
Custodian | Denise Thiessen
Denise is married to Loren. Together they have 7 children and 21 grandchildren. She is originally from Lyons and has served as the custodian at the McPherson campus since it opened! Her passion for the church is more than a job. She loves sharing her gifts and love with her church family. Denise enjoys sewing, gardening, organizing and spending time with family and friends.