Laurie Bauman serves as the Director of Worship Ministry. She accepted the Lord as her Savior in 5th grade and has been active in church her entire life, serving in music, Sunday school, and Awana. She graduated as a Church Music major from Moody Bible Institute in 1976. From there, she was a voice and piano teacher for 25 years – working mostly with young kids and high school students. She held a Director of Worship Ministries role for 19 years where she led choir, orchestra, and musicals. She has been married to her husband, Kerry, for 24 years and has 7 children: Christopher, Katie, Jeanne, Tim, Courtney, Jordan, and Jeremiah. She also has 11 grandchildren with #12 on the way!