Our Staff

  • Steve larson

    Senior Pastor

    Steve Larson is the founding and lead pastor at CCC. He has been the pastor at CCC for 21 years. He is married to his beautiful wife Tammy and has two children, Dalton and Miracle. They also have 3 dogs. He loves reading, teaching and helping people unlocking their greatness in Christ.

  • amy anderson

    associate Pastor


  • cameron baker

    Worship/Youth Pastor

    Cameron has been on staff and Community Celebration Church since 2012 as the Youth Pastor and worship administrator.  He is known for his sense of humor and youthful attitude.  He has a passion to see the younger generation come to know Jesus.  He also loves to play guitar and sing on the worship team.

  • Rachael Anderson

    Childrens Ministry Director

    Rachael joined our staff as Children’s Pastor in March 2020 . . . A.K.A. the start of the global pandemic! Rachael heard a calling from God to be a pastor when she was just 9 years old, and her relationship with God as a child drives her love and passion for children’s ministry today. In her free time, Rachael spends as much time outside as possible, works on building her poetry collection, and looks for excuses to visit her favorite place - Minneapolis.

  • Weldon Watkins

    Kingdom Kids Assistant

    Weldon is from St. Joseph, Missouri and joined our staff in January of 2020. He is a big fan of the Chiefs and fantasy football, and likes being outdoors in the summer. His favorite thing about working with kids is you never know what questions they’ll ask, so always be prepared!

  • Sara Siltala-Choban

    Early Childhood Director

    Sara has joining our team as the leader of our Nursery and Preschool ministry. She is a ministry student and a mom of three girls, with a huge passion for Jesus and kids. We are so excited God brought her to our church family. She is originally from North Central MN, and now lives in Kenyon. She enjoys jogging, the MN Twins, outdoor adventures with her family and photography! She enjoys her job as it allows her to lift up the teachings of Christ while hanging out with great kids and meeting great families!

  • julene hartman

    director of guest Ministries


  • kelsey gronseth

    Director of middle school

    Kelsey Gronseth is Director of Middle School Ministry. She is married to Isaac and has 2 children.  She is originally from Tulsa, OK (yep, a southerner). She moved to NC and met her husband, while he was in the Marine Corp, at their church small group. They married, and the rest is history! She has been a Christian since she was IO years old... which is huge part of why the middle schoolers are her soft spot, not to mention a perfect fit since she is just a big kid herself!

  • TAMI GRONSETH

    CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR

    Tami Gronseth is so excited to be part of the staff at CCC as secretary/bookkeeper.   Her and her husband Rande live near Hayfield.  They have 7 wonderful children and 2 fun loving grandchildren.  3 children are married to wonderful spouses and live in the area.   1 daughter lives in Byron and works for Mayo and 3 children are at home.  When not hanging out with the kids or grandson.  Tami likes to be outside walking, horseback riding, riding bike or tending to the yard and eating out at interesting places. 

  • MACKENZIE PHILLIPS

    MEDIA AND OFFICE SPECIALIST

    Mackenzie began working at CCC in 2019 as the secretary, and has a lot of fun with the ever-changing graphic design work. 

  • andy goemaat

    FACILITIES MAINTENANCE DIRECTOR


  • kurt reed

    facilities MAINTENANCE


  • cyndi reed

    facilities maintenance