Rev. Dr. Paul Marzahn started ministry in 1982 as a youth pastor in Minneapolis. He led youth at several churches and started CROSSROADS CHURCH in Lakeville in 1995. Pastor Paul and Pastor Deb have been married 32 years and have 3 kids and a grandson. Together they have helped launch five churches in the metro area. Pastor Paul is active in Lakeville Rotary, and Lakeville Chamber. For fun he likes to do fire breathing with his daughter, Tai Kwon Do with his son & grandson and Harley riding with his wife.
Pastor Deb was born and raised on the west side of St. Paul in an Irish-German Catholic home. She graduated from Hamline University where she studied International Relations, Sociology, French and Paul Marzahn! The two were wed before heading to Chicago for seminary and work opportunities. Pastors Deb and Paul have 3 adult children and 1 grandson. Along with ministry, Pastor Deb is a Lakeville Fire and Police Chaplain and Reserve Officer.
Michael has been married to his wife Katie for fifteen years. They have two children Michael III (Tre)(10) and Esther (8). They have been TEAM members since 2009. He has been in church ministry for twenty years. He earned his Master of Divinity from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN. Michael is also a chaplain in the Minnesota Army National Guard. In his spare time he enjoys reading, bowling, tennis and motorcycle riding. He is extremely excited to be serving the CROSSROADS family in this capacity. He is dedicated to the discipleship and development of the family at every stage. Michael is devoted to the pursuit of excellence in community for the glory of God. Michael is responsible for the leadership and discipleship of children, youth, young adults and young married couples.
Jason was born and raised in MN. He graduated from Rosemount High School and grew up helping to run the family business, eventually going on to own his own business for nearly 20 years. God called him to sell everything in 2015 and enter into full-time ministry serving the Lord. He is now serving at CROSSROADS Lakeville and Inver Grove Heights campuses. He enjoys reading, watching movies, handy work, and spending time with family and friends.
Pastor Dan was born in South St. Paul and grew up in Hastings, Minnesota. He attended Inver Hills Community College, then completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Minnesota. He received a Master's degree in Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. Dan served in Pasadena for four years before returning to Minnesota. His wife Marsha was born in Korea and moved to California when she was 11 years old. She works for United Health Group as a Care Advocate. Dan enjoys tennis, golf and jogging in his spare time. Marsha enjoys singing, gardening and trying out new recipes. The Schauers have lived in Inver Grove Heights since 2001.
Krissy was born in Kansas and now lives in Lakeville with her daughter Kacie. She works as an Account Manager for a direct marketing/advertising company in Blaine. Prior to this, she traveled the world as a flight attendant. She has been at CROSSROADS for over 15 years serving in many different roles and mentoring Eagle Scouts. Her passion is working with children and creating fun events that reach out to our community with love and faith, teaching children about Jesus in a fun, engaging way.
Jeremiah grew up in Apple Valley, MN. He graduated from North Central University with a degree in Worship Leading. He and Nina have been married for over a year and had their first child in 2020. In addition to CROSSROADS, he works at Tempco Manufacturing as an Account Manager. He enjoys playing his guitar, working out and spending time with his family.
Nina lives in Rosemount with her husband Jeremiah. They were married in July 2019 and have an adorable cat and had a baby boy in 2020. She graduated from The House School of Ministry in 2018 and serves both the Lakeville campus and Inver Grove Heights campus. She enjoys going for walks, loves spending time with her family.
James Evans is the Director of Technology at CROSSROADS CHURCH. He and wife recently had their first son in 2021. He lives in Richfield MN. He has worked at Microsoft and enjoys gaming and spending time with his family.
Larissa Lundstrom is from Minnesota. She is a professional country singer and organizes the MN Gospel Opry. She has performed in Nashville and released 2 CDs.