Dave Parrish joined Papio Creek Church as Lead Pastor in 2014. He previously served as Pastor of Youth and Spiritual Formation at Christ Community Church in the Lemont, Illinois, and as Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Reformed Church in Waupun, Wisconsin. Dave graduated from Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, Illinois, and Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan. Daveâ€™s greatest joy in ministry is helping people find their way back to God and develop as followers of Jesus. Dave and his wife, Amy, have three children â€“ Ella, Gabe, and Clara, and a golden retriever – Hank. In their spare time, they like to visit the zoo and park with the kids, take a bike ride, and walk the dog. Dave also enjoys listening to and playing music, entertaining, and grilling.