Pastor Andrew Twibell
Lead Pastor
Rev. Andrew Twibell began serving as the Lead Pastor at Kankakee First in June 2017. Prior to ... more

Pastor Cindi Schimmelpfennig
Executive Pastor
Cindi graduated from Olivet Nazarene University in 1981 with a Bachelor's degree in ... more

Pastor Debbie Reiniche
Children's Pastor
Debbie (Zurcher) Reiniche is no stranger to ministry. She grew up in a Nazarene parsonage where ... more
Office Phone: 815-602-8622

Pastor Brandon Carter
Youth Pastor
Brandon graduated from Moody Bible Institute in 2008 with a BS in Biblical Studies and from ... more
Office Phone: 815-602-8620

Pastor Wilfredo Canales
Hispanic Ministries Pastor
Prior to his ministry as Hispanic Ministry Pastor at Kankakee First Church of the Nazarene, he ... more

Dr. Don Reddick
Director of Instrumental Music
Dr. Don Reddick servers as our Director of Instrumental Music. He also serves full time as the ... more

Dr. Leon Blanchette
Assistant Children's Pastor
In 2003, Leon accepted a position at Olivet Nazarene University where he serves as Professor of ... more