Pastoral Team

Mark Stevens

Teaching Pastor
Mark and his wife Kerstin have two sons, Titus and Seth, that attend the University of Wyoming and are a tremendous blessing to the church family. Mark loves spending time with people and time in the Word. Mark relaxes by being outdoors, fishing, and hunting.

Mike Shober

Mike is married to Barb, and they have six grown children. Gillette has been home to the Shober family for over 20 years and Mike a little longer. Mike and Barb enjoy time on their “micro-farm” with many chickens, Boer goats, Irish Dexter mini-cows, dogs, cats, and bees.

Mark Hines

Mark is married to his wife of 31 years, Lynette, and they have two sons Matthew (new bride, McKenna) and Ryan. Mark and Lynette are both Wyoming natives from the Lander area and have lived in Gillette for 12+ years. Mark enjoys reading, mountain biking, hiking, hunting, fishing and football at all levels. 

Kurt Lubben

Kurt and his wife, Mary, have been married for almost 22 years and have called Gillette and Living Rock Church home since 2011 along with their three children, Madi, Josh and Claire. They love doing life and having fellowship with others in their home. Kurt also enjoys handyman projects and anything outdoors.

Staff Team

EmmaJulia Edsall

Children's Ministry Coordinator
EmmaJulia and her husband Spencer have two children, Simon and Gloria. They have lived in Gillette since 2018. EmmaJulia enjoys spending time with her growing family, playing board games, and camping.

Cara Rodgers

Facilities Manager
Cara and her husband Jeremy have five children, Allie, Carter, Brooklyn, Taya, and Leighton. They have lived in Gillette since 2004. Cara enjoys watching her kids play sports and having quiet moments with them. 

McKenna Hines

Office Administrator & Digital Media Coordinator
McKenna and her husband Matthew met at the University of Wyoming and moved to Gillette in 2022. McKenna enjoys her time meeting friends for coffee, hiking outdoors, reading, and trying new recipes.

McKenzie Hill

McKenzie moved to Gillette in 2015 after she married her husband Robby. They have three children Evelyn, Daniel and Charlotte. McKenzie enjoys spending time with her family, camping and traveling.