Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.
Pastor Jason Harms:
Jason grew up in the suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio, and is still an avid follower of the Guardians baseball team. He received a bachelor’s degree in Bible and Pastoral Ministry from Columbia International University in Columbia, SC. He received his M.Div from the seminary of the same institution and is ordained in the Evangelical Free Church of America (EFCA). He has formerly served as the youth pastor of The Springs Church in Springfield, MO, and the Pastor of Disciple-Making at Oakwood Church in Tampa, FL. His passion is helping others discover and grow in their relationship with Christ through the Word of God. His hobbies include running, reading, golf, and fun outings with his family.
Jason is married to Emma, who graduated from Columbia International University with a bachelor’s degree in Bible and Christian Education. Her master's degree from the same institution is in Bible Teaching. Jason and Emma have the joy of raising five children—three boys & two girls: Hudson (9), Elliot (7), William (5), Amy (3), and Clara (2). Their family is excited to serve the Lord in Albert City, IA
Chad and his wife Julie have attended the church together for 30 years. They have 4 kids who also attend. Chad is passionate about men's ministry--He enjoys getting guys together to fellowship and enjoy God's creation. His hobbies are camping and anything outdoors that involves a gun, pole or motor.
Ken has attended this church his entire life! Ken & Jill have two married sons & 8 grandkids. Ken is the Co-founder & Haiti director of GoServ Global. Alongside his wife Jill, passions in ministry would be caring for the most needy and feeding kids/orphans. Outside of church, personal interests include flying airplanes, being involved in our grandchildren's lives, and traveling.
Kim and his wife Jill have attended the church for 34 years. Kim would desire that all attenders deepen their walk with the Lord by reading the Bible and understanding the Lord’s deep love for each of them. His hobbies include most any motor sport on water or dirt.
Phil and his wife Brenda have 2 sons and 1 grandchild. Phil farms in the Albert City area and has attended this church his whole life. He enjoys being involved in Mens Ministry and seeing guys get excited about helping people and being involved in church ministry. Outside of church he enjoys working with his hands, building things, riding ATVs.
Scott and his wife Rachael have attended the church since 2018. Scott's passion is getting to know God better through studying His word, growing in Him, and sharing what he's learned. He has recently retired and is enjoying spending time on their acreage with Rachael.
Scott and his wife Dorie have been attending this church for 38 years. Scott has served in several leadership positions during this time along with teaching adults and youth. He enjoys camping, golf, grandchildren and follows Iowa State athletics.
Church Ministry Coordinator
Karen Feeley and her husband, Denny, have attended ACEFC since 1992. She began as a volunteer in the church office in 1996 and started her position in March 2003. She loves to be involved in the ministries of the church, has taught Sunday School and Adventure Club, and currently serves on the Women’s Ministry Team. Karen and Denny have 6 children and 7 grandchildren.