Our Team

  • Greg chenoweth

    Interim Pastor

    Greg and his wife, Sue (of 36 years). have four adult children.  They served with the campus ministry of CRU for 16 years and as senior pastor at Geneseo (IL) Evangelical Free Church.  Greg runs and operates Greg Cheno Painting.  Greg enjoys taking groups of people on wilderness backpacking trips to the mountains of Colorado.

  • Greg Abbott


    This is my second participation with a church plant with the Evangelical Free Church Assoc. in Indianola. I have been a part of the leadership team since we began contemplating the idea of starting another church in Indianola. It's been a blessing to see God working through Grace. I have been married to Becky for 29 years and between us we have 5 children and 8 grandchildren. We enjoy traveling, missions ministry, hiking, playing cribbage, reading, friends and family and Iowa State sports.

  • Dennis Coe


    Dennis has recently been added to the leadership team at Grace. He was ordained to the ministry in 2006 and has had active roles in the Evangelical Free Church, including several pastoral and chaplaincy positions.  He has been married to his wife Laraine for nearly fifty years, has three grown children and six grandchildren.  He greatly enjoys his continuing ministry here at Grace Evangelical Free.

  • Ron Hudnall


    Ron has been married to Sandi for 37 years.

    They have been blessed with five children,15 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

    Ron has been involved in leadership for 35 years. "It is all about knowing Jesus

    and sharing Him with others until He calls me home."

    Ron's hobbies are talking, traveling and photography.

    These are all done with his loving wife Sandi.

  • Roger Kester


    Roger and his wife Kathy both grew up in Indianola and graduated from Iowa State University. After graduation in 1983 they were married and came back to join the family farm operation, and have been farming ever since.  Their adult daughter and her husband and three children also live in Indianola and attend Grace.  Roger enjoys spending time with them, keeping up with the daily comics, and his annual vacation getaway with Kathy.

  • Becky Clausen

    Administrative Assistant

    Becky is Grace EFC's part-time Administrative Assistant. She has three grown children and six grandchildren. She enjoys traveling, walking her dog, Gus, reading, missions,  and working at Grace Food Pantry and the Necessity Pantry of Warren County..