Staff & Leaders

Jesse Meekins

I love Jesus and want nothing more than to know him and make him known to others. Since first experiencing God’s grace and surrendering my life into his hands as a late teen, my relationship with Christ has continued to deepen, growing in character, competence, and commitment to him. Through life and ministry I have…

Jeff Johnson

Jeff’s passion is to see the Kingdom of God made tangible as disciples of Jesus follow Him in the big and small moments of life. At the local level, that means helping the various ministries of KBC operate in unison toward the goal of obeying the Great Commission. Jeff was ordained into the ministry in…

Matt Freeman

Matt is follower of King Jesus, one woman man (to his wife, Carley), dad of two daughters and one son (Ruby, Anya, and Jason), coffee nerd, music lover, and a firm believer that Sriracha Hot Sauce makes everything better. As he leads the family of Kishwaukee Bible Church in singing of our great Savior, his…

Jeff Lewis

Jeff has been part of Kishwaukee Bible Church since its founding, and part of the DeKalb/Sycamore community for many years before that. He and his wife Melissa have five children, and their family loves sharing the love of Christ through hospitality. Their home has been a place of rest, celebration, and refreshment for missionaries from…

Jim McNicol

Jim joined the elder board of Kishwaukee Bible Church in Spring, 2017. He and his wife, Jeanette, became committed members of KBC shortly after moving to the DeKalb area from California in 2005. Their daughter, her husband and three children reside in DeKalb; their son and his wife and son live in central California. Jim…

Ted Paul

Ted was part of the original Bible Study that later became KBC. Ted became an elder in 2010. Ted and his wife, Dawn, were married in 2006. They have two children.