Pastor Tim Staffeld has an enthusiasm for sharing with others the love and forgiveness found in Jesus Christ. His desire is for more people to believe in Jesus Christ as their Savior, and for others to deepen their faith in Him. He enjoys meeting new people and learning their unique story. Pastor Tim has a heart for St. Louis City and considers it an honor to serve in such a beautiful area. He can be found on a tennis court or exercising outside, watching The Office or a movie, or spending time with his family. Pastor Tim has a beautiful wife Courtney and three young children.  Pastor Tim can be reached at



Office Administrator

Jonah Drush is the Office Administrator at Epiphany Lutheran Church. He works double duty when it comes to church work. Not only does he work part-time at Epiphany, he also works full-time at St. Johns Lutheran Church on Morganford as their Operations Manager/Administrator. When Jonah is not working at a church, he is at the bowling alley, watching sports, or spending time with his wife Victoria. Jonah can be reached at



Music and Ministry Coordinator (Organist)

Ben Vanderhyde works with music and ministry at Epiphany. He has a passion for making music to the Lord through a variety of outlets. He loves teaching people about the new life we have through Jesus Christ, and is a student at Concordia Seminary in the graduate program. Ben and his wife Grace have four children and they enjoy spending their free time in Forest Park. Ben can be reached at