Our pastor is John McIntosh. He and his family moved to Winneshiek in 2006. He has a Bachelors degree in Church Ministries from Maranatha Baptist Bible College (now called Maranatha Baptist University). Pastor John also has earned two graduate degrees--a Masters of Arts in Biblical Studies and a Masters of Divinity. Both from Trinity Theological Seminary. Prior to coming to Winneshiek, Pastor John served in churches in Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin.

Pastor John has been married to Lori since 1998 and they have three children--Mitchell, Micah, and Marissa--as well as two dogs--Max and Teddy. Lori teaches Social Studies at Freeport Alternative High School. Their children attend school at Dakota and they live at Lake Summerset.