Staff & Leadership

The staff and leadership here at Faith✟Journey is comprised of folks who love, care and pray for every single person in the FJLC Family . If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them (just click on the picture)

or call our church office to speak with them.  You can contact the church office by phone | 701.282.3309 | or

email |  

If you would like to join our team of dedicated professionals, check out our Job Openings Page

  • The Rev. Michael O'Berg

    Sr.  Pastor

    Pastor Mike was born and raised in Southern California where, when not surfing and skiing, he attended the University of California, Irvine.  Pr. Mike went to seminary in Gettysburg, Pa and has served congregations in California and Oregon.  Pr. Mike came to Faith✟Journey in August of 2016 with his wife, Michelle and their kids Michael and Marissa.  Pastor Mike can be reached at the Church office (701.282.3309 ex.307) and by email

  • The Rev. Rich Kramer

    Associate Pastor of Congregational Care and Discipleship

    Pastor Rich has been serving Faith✟Journey for 11 years as Associate Pastor.  He provides pastoral oversight of Faith Formation, Discipleship and Congregational Care.  Pastor Rich can be reached at the Church office (701.282.3309 ex. 308) and by email at

  • Rachel Fay Kapphahn


    701.282.3309 3x 304

  • Carley Tufte

    Parish Business Manager

  • Sally Simonson

    Front Office Manager

  • Trevor Erickson

    Facility Engineer/Lead Worship Technology

  • Jane Whaley

    Traditional Worship Coordinator

  • Suzi Hansen

    Launch  Ministry


  • Ginnie Berge

    Administrative Assistant for Finance & Human Resources

  • Sally Simonson

    Downtown Campus

    Worship Leader

  • Jamie Thompson

    Worship Lead

  • Jenny Default

    Choir Director