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What to Expect

What to Expect

What to Expect

The elders are the overseers — or shepherds/pastors of this local church. They have the responsibility to give pastoral leadership in the church. Elders must meet the qualifications found in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. You can email the elders at elders@clbcmn.org. 

Aaron Downs

Prior to coming to Crystal Lake as a pastor in September 2018, Aaron served on staff at Eden Baptist Church where he completed a pastoral internship program. He completed an undergraduate degree in English from Maranatha Baptist University (Watertown, WI), and an MA and ThM from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (Kansas City, MO), where he is currently pursuing a PhD in Biblical Theology.

Aaron and his wife, Kate, live in Burnsville, MN. You can contact him at aaron@clbcmn.org or connect on Facebook or Twitter. He also regularly posts on our church blog, Coram Deo.

Josh Huber

Joshua completed his undergraduate degree in Biblical Counseling at Bob Jones University. He then received his Master of Divinity from Central Baptist Theological Seminary in Minnesota while completing a pastoral internship at Eden Baptist Church.  Joshua is married to Shannon and they have a son named Elias. 

Joshua and Shannon enjoy coffee, walks with their dog, spending time with people, and raising their son. You can contact him at josh@clbcmn.org or connect on Facebook.