Children's Pastor

Pastor John Kulikowski

John is currently our Children's Pastor in addition to partnering with his wife Gina who is our Youth Pastor. John served on Young Life staff for seven years and served on the St. John’s Youth Ministry team for five years in additional to serving as the Assistant Worship Leader and Creative Service Programmer.

John is assisted by our PreRunner (Newborn  - Age 4) Directors, Neva Osborn and Wendi Atkinson along with our Powerhouse Director, Dave Thies.

Before joining our team, John served as the Vice President of Learning and Development for Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America, one of America’s renowned mentoring organizations.  He also served in various learning and development leadership positions with Commerce Bancorp/TD Bank.

Gina and John founded and direct Word on the Street Ministries Inc. in 2009, an inter-denominational youth outreach ministry.  Their hearts are to see youth give their lives to Jesus Christ by “stopping for the one God puts in front of you and loving him/her right where they are, no matter how messy their lives may be.”

John and Gina have four beautiful daughters, Mary, Lizzie, Ashley, and Daana.