Pastor Steve Felker (right) and his wife, Gail Felker

Our Pastor

Pastor Steve has served Christ Chapel since 2001. A graduate of Grove City College and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, he was ordained by the Conservative Congregational Christian Conference. He is active in the Ithaca community, serving as a volunteer firefighter and chaplain with the Cayuga Heights Fire Department. He can be reached at (607) 257-2846.

 

Pastor Emeritus Merold Stern and his wife, Margaret Stern

Pastor Emeritus Merold Stern and his wife, Margaret Stern

Our Pastor Emeritus

Pastor Stern served as pastor of Christ Chapel from its founding, in 1984, until 2001. Born and raised in Pretoria, South Africa, he is a graduate of Wheaton College (IL) and Baptist Theological College of Southern Africa (Johannesburg, South Africa).

During his 60 years of ministry, Pastor Stern represented a mission agency based in London, England; served as a chaplain at Cornell University; and held three pastorates.