Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Bryan Anderson

Senior Pastor of Leadership

Bryan has lived and ministered at Tab since 2005.  He has degrees from South Dakota State University, Dallas Theological Seminary and Trinity International Seminary.  Originally from rural South Dakota, Bryan enjoys all things outdoors; gardening, coaching, hunting, trapping and managing his bees.  Bryan has been married to Rachel for 26 years and their favorite activities include walking the George Trail and attending their four kids' sporting events.

Ryan Schultz

Pastor of Student Ministries

Ryan has been at Tab since 2018. Ryan earned both his B.A. and Master of Divinity from University of Northwestern in St. Paul, MN. He was born and raised in Marshall, MN and was able to be involved with Camp Shetek for the last 16 years. Ryan's favorite thing about the Tab is the family that you meet and get to know here! When he's not working, you can find him writing music, hiking or being outdoors, playing sports, or just hanging with friends.

Justin Lassen

Family Life Pastor

Justin joined our staff in 2021.  Previously, Justin worked for the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities  with at-risk youth. Justin graduated from Bethel University in 2014 and is currently attending Denver Seminary. Originally from Slayton, MN, Justin spent many wonderful summers at Camp Shetek. In his free time, Justin enjoys playing (and watching) sports, cheering for the Minnesota Vikings, and spending time with his wife Alexa and their dog, Penny.

Oryn Meinerts

Senior Visitation Pastor

Oryn is known as "Pastor O" at the Tab. Pastor O and his wife, Pat (of 54 years!) have lived in George since 2001. He officially began his role in 2004 as Pastor to Senior Adults. He loves visiting our elderly members, most of whom are dedicated Christians who have the hope of eternal life. In his free time, he enjoys doing “honey do” things around the house and yard, crossword puzzles, and going to concerts.

Craig Johnson

Music Director

Craig has been on staff at Tabernacle since 2010. He grew up at Tab and his grandpa was the founding pastor many years ago. Craig is married to Angie and has 6 kids. His favorite thing about working with the music at Tab is being involved with the choir. You can find him on stage almost every Sunday leading worship in some capacity. In his free time he enjoys running, biking and composing music.

Angie Johnson

Executive Administrator

Angie has been attending the Tab since 1984 and has worked as our Executive Administrator since 2020. Angie is married to Craig (our Music Director), and they have been married for 15 years. They have 6 kids: Kayleigh (Steven), Isabelle, Solomon (Sydney), Eli, Journey and Jaymison. In her free time, Angie loves baking, cooking, reading and spending time outside.

Rachelle Groote

Executive Administrator

Rachelle joined the Tabernacle staff in 2017. Her favorite thing about her job is planning and organizing church events. She has been married to her husband, Mike for 25 years and they have one son, Mitchel (18). In her free time, Rachelle enjoys gardening, being outdoors, and spending time with her family.