Meet our Pastor and Staff:

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Pastor Brent Erler

Lead Pastor
Pastor Brent was a pastor in Marshall and Maplewood before beginning ministry at Family of Christ. He received his B.S. in Elementary Education and taught for 7 years before becoming a pastor. Pastor Brent enjoys working with people of all ages and is passionate about storytelling, theater and the arts. He  has a crazy beagle, Joonie, that completes his family. In his spare time you can find him hiking, biking, reading, and dabbling in the arts.


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Dana Sahlin

Children, Family and Outreach Coordinator

Dana has been a member of FOC for 6 years. She is married with 2 sons. Dana taught for 13 years in the public schools before staying home when her kids were young. Dana joined the staff post-pandemic. She enjoys games, cards, music, and spending time with friends and family. She loves cats and all things ALDI. 




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Linda Bauer

Office Assistant/Bookkeeper

I am married with 2 adult sons, 2 daughter-in-laws and three granddaughters.  We have one dog, Sadie and several grand dogs that complete our family.

I enjoy crafts (especially repurposing "junk"),  traveling, gardening and camping.


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I am married with 2 adult children and 4 wonderful grandchildren.  We are truly blessed to have the kids in our life.

My interests are traveling (mostly east to see the grandkids!), light gardening, golf and bridge.  I also love to shop especially for shoes.




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