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Church Staff

       Steve Ensz, Senior Pastor

Steve Ensz

Pastor Steve began in youth ministry in 1985 after graduating from Grace College of the Bible, Omaha, NE, in 1983.  He served as the youth pastor for Garden Valley for 22 years and in November of 2012, transitioning to the Senior Pastor.  He has a passion to see the youth and adults of this community come to know Christ, grow in His likeness, and show His love to the world.

Steve & his wife Lesa were married in 1984 and have three children:  Karena, Tina & Jeremy.

Janelle Staats, Secretary

Janelle has been a part of this church for 20 years. She started as the secretary in 2015.
Janelle is married to Todd, they have been married for 20 + years. They have two children Brandon and Brooklyn. Janelle enjoys reading, camping and spending time with her family.(and the Chiefs)


Abbe Muñoz, Custodian

Abbe for website

Abbe has been working part-time at Garden Valley since 2000.  He also works full-time at Garden City Community College as a custodian in the Fine Arts Building.

Abbe & Peggy have two daughters and one son-in-law:  Matt, Kelsi and Kayla.


Leadership Board

Bob Walker, Roger Bellows and Shirley Calvin