Rev. Marilyn Lange has served churches in central Wisconsin since her ordination in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Prior to attending seminary, her first career was in the insurance industry. When asked to describe herself, she says, “I love God. I love people. I love life.” Her passions and gifts for ministry include preaching, visitation, and creating meaningful worship experiences. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially glamping or taking road trips. Photography, cooking, storytelling, and writing poetry are among her many other passions where she finds great joy in expressing her creativity. Favorite passage: "I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing." - John 15:5
Shelley Marohl is the Office Manager at Peace Church with over two decades of experience. Shelley believes she was guided to this job as she loves to be of help to people and is a good listener when needed. She is a firm believer in the power of positive thinking and the gift of a smile. Shelley’s greatest enjoyment is spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. In her free time she enjoys quilting, reading, and numerous other crafts.
Nathan Falk has served as the choir director at Peace UCC since March 2011. He is also employed by the Shawano School District as their Theater Manager and High School Forensics Coach. In the community, he has served as the market director for the Shawano Farmers Market 2012-2019, and has served as the executive officer of the Wolf River Builders Association since 2018. He and his husband Jordan also own and operate Singin’ Entertainment LLC (doing DJ, photo booth, sound and lighting). In his free time, he enjoys camping, singing, freelance voice work, graphic design and journalism. He’s also been on stage and behind the scenes of many Mielke Arts Center Productions.
It’s me, W.E. “William or Bill” Meyer. Lifetime member after 79 years. I don’t move as fast but get the job done with help from friends. Over 30 years as Scoutmaster of Church Troop 35 producing a number of Eagles, two of them still members. Chairing the Fair Stand also over 30 years. I enjoy working for and with people of all ages.
I spent 8 years in the Air Force, 22 years at the Shawano Post Office and 20 years driving the library Bookmobile. Back in the day I loved to fish, hunt, bowl, play golf and camp. Not so much anymore. I take a lot of pictures and if possible will help out who or wherever I can. I love and have a great family!
Sarah Lyn Steinbach serves as Peace Church's bookkeeper. She states that Peace Church has been part of her life’s journey, adding, "Along the way I have had many inspiring opportunities. I am thankful to be able to share my professional skills with our congregation." In addition to raising her boys, Lucas and Isaac, she has volunteered though the Junior Achievement programs for a number of years teaching young people financial literacy and economics on both a local and a global level.
Hi I’m Luann Calmes and I have worked for the church for a while now and through the years I have met many wonderful people. I enjoy gardening, fishing and I spending time with grandkids.