Our Team

Staff @ Sandy Plains

serving Christ with you...


We have a great church staff at Sandy Plains that is made up of team members who have many years of experience in ministry. 

We're excited to serve the Lord Jesus together and to together care for and equip God's people. Our entire team is made up of many excellent volunteers who lead various ministries and partner with our staff for the Lord Jesus and His kingdom work. Our staff team is listed below. We love and appreciate our church staff!

This Sunday join us for Worship, we would love to meet you as Sandy Plains gathers at 10:30 am this week!  

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Dave Keuss

Senior Pastor

Website: www.davidkeuss.com
Twitter: @DavidKeuss

Pastor Dave enjoys assisting people to know and then to walk with Jesus. He values a mix of accessible Biblical application and deeper application for real life. Dave loves preaching & teaching God's Word in a way that connects, instead of remaining theory. He surrendered to full-time ministry in 2002.  For hobbies, Dave watches college football, hikes, fishes, does woodwork, and eats quality BBQ around town.  He is a graduate of Southern Seminary (M.Div. Biblical Languages & Theology), Southwestern Seminary (Th.M. Christian Worldview & Church Ministry), and a current Doctoral Candidate (Expository Preaching) @ Liberty University Divinity School in Virginia.

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Chuck Brimer

Worship Leader

Chuck is a Worship Leader with a passion for the Lord, a desire for people to connect, and a great deal of wisdom. He loves leading people in worship music and prayer. He has a great family. Chuck has talent across several instruments as well. We're glad to have Chuck with us, and trust we'll see you in worship soon!

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Beth Waugh

Church Secretary

Beth facilitates ministry by helping with Sandy Plains administration work. She cares about church members being able to carry out mission, such as prayer needs, visits, and more.  She and husband Jim love a few hobbies and you might run into them at regional trade shows. Beth is diligent to help people love & serve others in the church congregation.

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Abbey Brown

Youth Team Leader

Abbey has been faithfully serving in our Students Ministry area. We're glad to have her investing into the next generation.

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Corrie Schmidt

Kids Team Leader

Corrie is an integral part of the Kids Ministry team at Sandy Plains. She is assisting kids to take next steps of faith and grow to all they can be for Christ.

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Emily Waugh

Youth Team Leader

Emily is a gifted worship and lesson team player in the Youth Ministry. We're excited she is helping youth to connect with Christ and grow in their faith.

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Nicole Keuss

Kids Team Leader

Nicole is a veteran children's ministry leader at several churches. She is a team leader of the Children's Ministry at Sandy Plains. She loves Jesus, loves good kids materials, and loves kids!

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Audio Video Team

Worship Experience Production

Sundays, Wednesdays, and in special services we are blessed to have a dedicated team that makes those effective. We appreciate the Audio-Video team that ensures a smooth service on the technical side.  This team loves the Lord Jesus and is a part of sharing the Gospel and serving the Lord through use of technology.

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Bobby Hinkle

Clean-Maintenance Team

Bobby works to maintain our four church campus buildings to keep them clean and in great operational shape.  Always ready to help he serves the Lord Jesus through the church congregation in various cleaning procedures. Around town you might find Bobby involved in some hobby community events, livestock events, staying connected to people in need, or tackling a new project.

Joan Hoffman

Music Ministry Staff

Joan has helped with building up and strengthening the music ministry. Joan serves as part of our music ministry staff. Joan loves spending time with her family. She is a skilled instrumentalist. 

Facility Team

Worship & Ministry Facility Set Up Team

We appreciate our Staff Team who aids in set up facilitates worship and ministry @ Sandy Plains, such as Trevor and David. These work hard to bless others and we're so glad these several individuals make up this helpful team. They have a special role in ensuring that the worship service spaces and special event spaces are properly set up,  organized, and equipped. This team rotates responsibilities to keep regular church event rooms and event spaces ready.