Journey@McPherson Staff

Senior Campus Pastor | Jim Ostlund
Jim and Jodi Ostlund, along with their two sons Noah and Ethan live in rural Inman . 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.
JourneyYouth Pastor | Carson Stutzman
Carson and his wife Bri, along with their three kids Caleb, Eleanor, & Gabriel, live in Hesston and have made Journey@McPherson their church home since March 2019. Originally, Carson grew up in rural Nebraska, came to Kansas for college in 2007 and never left! He has degrees from Hesston College and Tabor College focusing in youth ministry and biblical studies. Carson has a passion for working with youth and helping them grow in their faith. Carson is a die-hard Nebraska Huskers fan and in his spare time, he enjoys watching movies, hunting/fishing, playing video games and working with his “urban farm” which includes a garden, chickens and quail.
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.