Our Pastors

John & Kris Stewart came to First Covenant Church as co-pastors in 2004. John, originally from Chicago, Illinois and Kris, from New Richland, Minnesota have served together in ministry since 1997 both graduating from North Park Seminary in Chicago. In their spare time, they keep busy with their three children, Ian, Paige and Tad.

John Stewart, Co-pastor
John is a native of Chicago, spent four years in the Marine Corps and a graduate of North Park Seminary.  John mainly focuses on preaching, teaching, visitation and outreach.

Kris Stewart, Co-pastor
Kris grew up in rural, south-central Minnesota, graduated from St. Olaf College and North Park Seminary.  Kris spends her time planning worship (providing music in worship) and teaching Sunday School, Confirmation and Youth Group.