Rev. Benjamin Perkins

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Born in Iowa, Pastor Ben was raised and baptized into Christ in rural Nebraska. In 1988 he met the girl of his dreams at Lakeview High School. Some years later, he stopped being mean to her and asked her out. The girl of his dreams became the love of his life; Ben and Dulsey were married in 1995.

They lived, worshiped, and worked in Lincoln, NE for 12 years, where they had two daughters. In 2007 Ben, Dulsey, Kyla, & Sierra moved to the St. Louis area. Two years later, they had a son, Brennan. This same year Ben enrolled in Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. In 2013 he was ordained and installed as Associate Pastor in Minnesota, where he learned a great deal about team ministry. It was a great place to begin his pastoral journey. He kept busy with Elder care, pastoring the Lao members, substance abuse counseling, and teaching catechism.

In January 2018, Pastor Ben received a Divine Call to be Pastor of Shepherd of Peace.  From the first contact, it was a great relationship. The process went forward in God’s time, and the answer seemed inevitable.

In a way, it was like they were coming home.

Pastor Ben and his family found a wonderful place to live, work, and worship in Sergeant Bluff. Service at Shepherd of Peace is always exciting. It is a great place to remember what Christ has done as well as watch what He is doing in real time. Sometimes a righteous God even deigns to use the likes of us for His purpose.

His praise endures forever!

Soli Deo Gloria.





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Shepherd of Peace Church Council

Executive Director

Ted Hickson 7122513894 tedhickson@barnhartcrane.com
Asst Exec Director Terry Van Roekel   tjrook2@aol.com
Treasurer John Fleckenstein 7128998929 jflex6@gmail.com
Secretary Lisa Tainter 7125749836 lmarksbury@gmail.com
Communications Michael Aguirre 7122516567 maguirre@cableone.net
Dir of Stewardship Seth Wych 7605785870 sjwych@yahoo.com
Stephens Ministry Dianne Zanter 7122513009 dianezanter@triviewquality.com
Dir of Youth Ministry Tawnya Wych 7609024795 twych@yahoo.com
Dir of Fellowship Laurel Tainter 7122539889 laurel.tainter@summifunding.net
Little Lambs Director Samantha Little 7128991131 sopll@longlines.com
Dir of Christian Ed Twyla Lindsay 7122537089 Twyla.M.Lindsey.Mil@mail.mil
Dir of Properties Mickey Haider 7122535542 mmmrbcm7@yahoo.com
Dir of Christian Music Jen Drees 7124902127 dreesjen@sblschools.com
Dir of Evangelism Stacey Umbrell 7122592153 BUstacey@outlook.com
Dir of Evangelism Marie Haider 7122040999 mmmrbcm7@yahoo.com
Dir of Lay Ministry Tom Tainter
Michael Aguirre
SOP Fin Secretary Lannie Knapp 7129434502 sopoffice@longlines.com


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