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Pastor Ed Frey

Pastor Frey (Ed) has served at Messiah since 2014.  He currently serves as Family Pastor.  In addition to typical pastoral duties, his main focus in on developing youth and family ministries for Messiah Lutheran.  Pastor Frey has been in the pastoral ministry for over 21 years and has served in a number of congregations including Louisiana, Wisconsin, and Ohio.  He also had the privilege to serve on various boards and committees in the church body at large.   

Pastor Frey recently earned a Master’s of Science degree in Counseling Psychology and finds one of his passions to be counseling people with the gospel of Jesus Christ.  He's currently an intern with Ambitions of Idaho counceling center earning his LPC. He's also teaching online courses to our Chinese friends through 316 Now ministry. He also serves on the BoD for Friends of Vietnam ministry. In addition, he serves on the WELS Special Ministries Commission for the Pacific Northwest District.

In addition to teaching and sharing the gospel, Pastor Frey enjoys playing guitar, camping and hiking, and attending his children’s sporting events.  He and his wife Christy have four sons: Joshua, Joseph, Jason, and Jared.

Jenny Wockenfuss
Director of Children's Ministry & Preschool Teacher

Jenny Wockenfuss received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education in 1997 from Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN.  After graduation, she received a call to teach grades K-4 in Colorado Springs, where she taught for six years. 

She has taught both the three and four year old classes at Messiah’s Children Preschool  since 2007.  As Christian Education Minister, she coordinates the Sunday School and Kids Church programs at Messiah.

Jenny lives in Nampa with her husband Jeremy and four children.

Danee Haro
Preschool Director 

Tonya Atwood