Church Council


Our Church thrives because of the energy and style of the people who are a part of our leadership. Here are the people that make up our Church Council:

Sarah Hensch  - President

Tim Simpson - Secretary

James Neisz - Treasurer

 - Financial Secretary 

Stephanie Stroehlein  - Worship and Music

Marci Malnar - Education

Mike Stegle - Property

Joyce Crews- Fellowship


Youth Director 


James Neisz - Treasurer

James is currently serving on the Mt. Moriah council as Treasurer and actively supports the Audio/Visual Team. He is a recent retiree after working in the defense aerospace industry for thirty-two years for the Texas Instruments and Raytheon corporations. James is a relatively new to Anna and Mt. Moriah but was raised in Marion, IL. He graduated from Marion High School and holds degrees from SIU-C. James has been married for over 30 years to Mary Ann Neisz nee Parrish. He continues to play with computers, is frequently walked by his dog, and photographs as time permits.




Tim Simpson - Secretary 




Joyce Crews - Worship and Music

I have been a member of this congregation family for 30 years. This is my fourth time on the church council.  I have always been involved in the music ministry of our church.  I am the fifth generation owner of Valley View Farms homesteaded in 1841.




 - Financial Secretary



Marci Malnar- Education






John M (Mike) Stegle - Property 

Mike is married to Kathryn (Kathy) W. Stegle.  Mike and Kathy Have two children, Melanie (Matt Lasley, Julia and Luke and Jeremy (Kristen) Stegle, Katie and Lauryn.

Mike has served on Mount Moriah Council for 15 years. He currently serves  as Property Chairman.  Mike has been President, V President and Property Chairman during these 15 years.  Mike has been a member of Mount Moriah for 30+ years.

Mike and Kathy enjoy all outdoor activities, especially their Lake of Egypt getaway.  Mike also has a passion for construction and repair. 




Liz Kelley - Fellowship & Outreach

Liz is one of twelve children, originally from Pennsylvania.  She loves sports, reading, sewing, and spending time with her children and grandchildren as much as possible..

Liz has been at Mount Moriah for 9 years and loves every moment here. I am on council now as the Fellowship person, that put together dinners, fellowship on Sunday morning after  service and many more things. This is my first time on council and I hope I can do good.  Thank you to everyone at Mount Moriah.   









June 13, 2024

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