Staff

Dan Johnson, Interim Senior Pastor

Pastor Dan has been a Covenant pastor for over 30 years, serving churches in Michigan, Wisconsin, California and Minnesota. After serving for 16 years at First Covenant Church in Willmar, he retired from full-time ministry and is now serving as an interim pastor and part-time chaplain.

Pastor Dan has been married to his wife, Faith, for 41 years. The Johnsons have 2 grown sons and enjoy spending time with their grandchildren.

Dan can be reached at 320.295.6091 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Ed Natysin, Visitation Pastor

We desire to intentionally meet the needs of those in our church family who are elderly, ill, or just need someone to talk to. Ed looks forward to visiting, spending time in the Word, and praying with people. He currently leads a weekly Bible study at the Good Samaritan Center and the River's Edge Villa Senior Apartments. As a trained hospice volunteer, Ed has had the privilege to read the scriptures to those in the final hours of their earthly lives and extend extra time and support to their family left behind.

Ed can be reached at 218-417-0653. If he doesn't answer, please leave him a message.

Seth Bjornrud, Youth & Worship Pastor

Seth has a passion to connect peoples' hearts with the heart of God and worship is one pathway that can create an atmosphere of heart connection. He joined the staff at Evangelical Covenant Church in 2015. Seth's focus has been to provide leadership to the church's worship teams and build relationships with our congregation and our community. Seth also has a desire to connect with college students and be a part of their journey with God.

Seth can be reach at 218.209.6293 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)