Steve received his Master of Divinity in 1979 from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. After serving as pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church in Centerville TN, Steve came to Chapel in 1985, and has served as our pastor ever since. He is madly in love with his wife Nancy, and they have three grown married daughters, three outstanding sons-in-law, and the finest grandchildren on the planet. Steve is also a big fan of the works of George Frideric Handel, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Eric Patrick Clapton.





Tom is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio and has degrees from Geneva College, Covenant Theological Seminary, and Indiana University. He has served as a pastor in Minnesota and Indiana, and joined the Chapel staff in 2013. He also teaches courses in Geneva College’s Adult Degree Completion program. He has been married to Beth Ann since 1988, and they have three children: Taylor, Andrew and Emily. Tom enjoys reading and writing (but not arithmetic), along with baseball, outdoor exercise, dating Beth Ann, and thoughtful conversation. You can read his meditations and musings at



Erin grew up in Greenville, SC, and after graduating from Covenant College, worked as a tax accountant for 12 years in both Philadelphia and St. Louis.  The Kickasolas moved to western PA in 2012, when Erin’s husband, Matt, joined the faculty at Geneva College.  An accountant by profession, her passion is covenant children, and she is blessed to serve the Lord in this capacity at Chapel.  Erin and Matt have two young sons, Andrew and Micah.  She enjoys spending time with her boys (all three of them), entertaining in her home, Cardinals baseball, and traveling to see extended family.

John grew up near Cleveland, Ohio, and attended Chapel while he was a student at Geneva College.  After finishing seminary at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, John was hired on full time as youth director in 2009.  He has been married to Jackie since 2005, and spends most of his free time playing board games, watching movies, and traveling with her.  John is a voracious reader, and a long time foodie and cook. He prefers ministry that includes deep conversation, comfortable couches, and bold coffee.