Pastor Sarah came to St. Mark’s July 2019. She has served churches in the Iowa United Methodist Church for 23 years, she was ordained as an Elder in the UMC in 2004. She spent 13 years at Calvary UMC in Okoboji. She loves helping individuals, groups and churches dream God’s dream for them and strategically plan for effective ministry. Healing and spiritual growth is also a special focus of her ministry. She is married to Stuart Vander Vegte and has four kids: Ken, Catherine, Isaac and Sampson. In her free time she loves painting, quilting, yoga, movies and music.
Deacon of Children & Community Ministries
Director of Music Ministries