|Pastor Cindi Schimmelpfennig, Executive Pastor|
Cindi graduated from
in 1981 with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, a Master's program in Church Management, and is an ordained minister in the Church of the Nazarene. Olivet Nazarene University
Cindi is currently serving as executive pastor at K
. She came to Kankakee First in 1992 and has served previously as the children’s pastor and youth pastor. ankakee First Church
Cindi's ministry passion is for the spiritual formation of today’s family to be a continuous work in progress through worship to God and ministry to others. She believes that the church is the arena where children, teens, and adults experience how to make worship and ministry a daily lifestyle within their homes and the world around them. Her hobbies include attending ONU sporting events, following the Chicago Bears, shopping, and watching the Hallmark channel.