Meet the Team

  • Jim & Jill Nichols

    lead pastor

    As the lead pastor at Calvary Church, Pastor Jim has the privilege of casting vision. He helps keep our mission of "know Jesus. love each other. serve the world." in focus, and teaches the Scriptures to us. Pastor Jim also helps to provide an environment for spiritual growth, as well as mentoring and multiplying leaders. As our pastor, he equips the people of Calvary Church to use their gifts in ministry to others as a witness of Jesus' love to our community.

  • Chris Huettl

    associate pastor

    Chris oversees the areas of youth, young adults and mission outreach here at Calvary Church. His deep passion is leading youth and young adults into a genuine and active Christian faith that connects with all of life, and that turns loose their creative energy into making a difference in the world. 

    Chris is married to Kathryn, and in his spare time enjoys painting, reading, hiking, biking, boating, camping, coffee, ethnic foods, cars and Harley's.

  • Randy Blankenship

    worship arts pastor

    Pastor Randy has the privilege to help lead Calvary Church in worship through song every Sunday morning, helping our church know Jesus, love each other, and serve the world. He also serves Calvary Church by creating graphics and promotional materials. 

    In his spare time you can find him enjoying the company of good friends, listening to the latest music, drinking the best coffee, or lounging at home with his best friend Todd (his Jack Russell Terrier).


  • Jenny Earnest

    small groups coordinator

    Jenny is passionate about the role of small groups in spiritual and emotional growth, especially in the lives of people right here at Calvary Church. As a professional counselor with several years of experience, she also enjoys writing curriculums for groups. 

    Jenny is married to Kevin, and they have two children, Gracey and Egan. She enjoys the outdoors, nature walks, playing soccer, cheering the NU Wildcats, reading, and home design and remodeling. 

  • Kathryn Huettl

    office manager