North Mankato, Minnesota

Staff & Leaders

Timothy Hartwig

Reverend Tim Hartwig was born and raised in Queensland, Australia.  He grew up on a small farm outside of the town of Gympie.  His parents raised him with good Christian example, to which he attributes much of his desire to serve Christ’s church.  After graduating from the University of Queensland as a Bachelor of Engineering(Mining) in 1993, he worked in underground…

Matthew Moldstad

Pastor Matthew Moldstad is a fourth generation pastor from the Mankato area. He was baptized at Bethel Lutheran in Sioux Falls, SD, confirmed at Mt. Olive Lutheran in Mankato, attended high school at Minnesota Valley Lutheran in New Ulm, and went to college at Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato. In 2002, he joined the United…

Joslyn Moldstad

Joslyn Moldstad, is the director and teacher of Jesus’ Lambs at Peace Preschool.  Joslyn graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education, from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minnesota.   Her previous experience with children was teaching 3rd and 4th grade in Wrightstown, Wisconsin.  As she and her husband raised their 7 children, Joslyn became…

Stephanie L. Wentzlaff

Stephanie Wentzlaff, teacher’s assistant at Jesus’ Lambs at Peace Preschool. While Stephanie’s husband was stationed in Germany, Stephanie’s love for working with Preschool aged children began. As the military moved them all around the world, Stephanie was able to attend many different colleges, symposiums and training opportunities. While their sons were young, Stephanie ran a Preschool/Child…