At Northwoods Community Church, we invite broken-world people to experience complete freedom in Christ Jesus. Our grander vision is to lead people to live beyond themselves for greater kingdom impact! To accomplish our mission and in pursuit of our grander vision, NSM exists to equip men and women who are called to bring hope and healing to the world through the planting of local churches. Read the Northwoods Community Church Statement of Faith and related resources.
About the Northwoods School of Ministry Team
Dr. Craig Smith leads the team that will guide you through the two-year Northwoods School of Ministry experience. He brings 35+ years of church leadership experience, a true pastor’s heart, and an extensive background in Biblical education from Lincoln Christian (M.Div.) and Asbury Theological (D. Min.) Seminaries. He gives program oversight and leads the development of teaching and training opportunities for students, working alongside Northwoods Church Founding Pastor Cal Rychener, Senior Pastor Jon Rychner, and a core group of program area experts, including church planting professionals from the Fellowship of Evangelical Churches as well as senior leadership, staff, and ministry specialists.
About Northwoods Community Church
Inviting broken-world people to experience complete freedom in Christ Jesus.