Rachelle began attending Sugar Creek Mennonite Church in 2004 and joined the staff as pastor in December 2014.
Rachelle serves the congregation through preaching, teaching, pastoral counseling and care. She also serves the MYF by organizing and leading Bible studies and supporting the youth sponsors. You may also find her visiting with the community.
Rachelle received her Bachelor of Religious Education from Canadian Bible College/Ambrose University (Calgary, AB). She continued her education by completing her Master of Divinity: Pastoral Care and Counseling from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (Elkhart, IN). Rachelle is also a trained Spiritual Director and is a member of Mennonite Spiritual Directors Network as well as Spiritual Directors International.
Rachelle grew up in North Vancouver, British Columbia. She is married to Nathan and they have 3 sons, Mattias, Keiran and Tristan, and two dogs, Daisy and Mittens. She enjoys coffee, reading, kayaking, watching hockey, listening to podcasts, baking, and being outside.
If you would like to contact Rachelle you may reach her by e-mail at, email@example.com or by contacting the church.
Rachelle enjoying a fall day at Crooked Creek Christian Camp.
Chairperson: Corey Oswald
Treasurer: Michael Black
Secretary: Jami Miller
Worship Chair: Karma Leichty
Extension Chair: Tamara Zechin
Fellowship Chair: Michelle Meyer
Facilities Chair: Russ Yoder
Christian Education Chair: Annette Boshart VonTersch
Head Elder: Matthew Slagel
2nd Year: Maria Roth
1st Year: Lisa Graber