GPS staff

  • Brandon Nelson


    Pastor Brandon has been at GPS since June of 2019. He received his master's from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois and completed his Lutheran year of studies at the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago. He has a love for ministry to all ages, partnering in various ways within our local communities, and helping empower others to use their gifts for ministry. Pastor Brandon lives in Rockford with his wife, Katie, and their three kids, Noah, Maggie, and Finn. In his free time, Pastor Brandon enjoys roasting his own coffee beans, bicycling, and reading. 

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  • Aaron Hill

    Worship Leader

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