MEET THE TEAM

:: Matt & Rose Lindquist
Senior Pastors

The Story of Matt & Rose

Matt came from the cornfields of northern Indiana and Rose grew up in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. They met at Rhema Bible Training Center in Broken Arrow, OK and graduated together in 1998. During their time at Rhema, Matt played on the men's basketball team and Rose served at Prayer School. They got married in 1999 and served for several years as Children's Pastors at New Creation Church in Glenwood Springs, CO (Rose's home church). Feeling a call to pursue world missions in 2004, with two little boys in tow, they headed back to Tulsa where they graduated from Domata School of Missions at World Outreach Church. From 2005-2008 they lived as full time missionaries in Manila, Philippines working closely with New Life Christian Center pastored by Paul & Shoddy Chase. They were on the teaching staff at New Life School of Ministry and focused on evangelism training & mission trips. In 2008 they were called back to Colorado where they served in leadership and helps at New Creation Church in Craig, CO. A daughter entered their lives in 2012 and when she was one they relocated to Steamboat Springs. In September 2014 Venue Church was planted in Steamboat Springs by Garrett & Sarah Prechtl and team. Matt & Rose have been attending and serving at Venue since day one. Matt has served as an elder and Rose has led worship at Venue for several years. Both have taught the Word in small groups and during services as needed. In 2021 they were asked to take over as lead pastors as God had moved Garrett & Sarah onto another work. They were both ordained in April 2021 at New Creation Church in Glenwood Springs. Matt & Rose have a heart to see revival and a true move of God in the Yampa Valley that includes a focus on evangelism, missions, and the power of the Holy Spirit. 

ELDERS

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::Evan & Rachel Fleming

MINISTRY LEADERS

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:: Jordan Todd
Youth Leader

Welcome Jordan Todd as the Youth Leader at Venue Church! He graduated from Rhema Bible College in 2012 with a focus in Youth Ministry training. He was a youth leader for 10 years at New Creation Church in Glenwood Springs where he played a large role in leading teams, planning outreach events, overseeing youth services and growing a middle school youth program that reached nearly 100 students every week. Jordan has had Steamboat Springs in his heart for nearly 11 years. Reoccurring in times of prayer, he knew that he would be involved in reaching the community and young people of Steamboat Springs and surrounding area. Jordan is passionate about leading young people into a genuine experience with the undeniable presence of God. Jordan's life was changed during one of these experiences when he was in high school, and since then, he has wanted every young person to have that same opportunity. When not working on ministry items, Jordan works in construction and finish carpentry. He is often found dirt biking, snowboarding, motorcycles building or riding, off-roading and camping in his free time. He loves sports cars and sport bikes. 

ON OUR BOARD

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:: Pastor Mark Bintliff
New Creation Church 
Glenwood Springs, CO 
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:: Pastor Jason Haskell
New Creation Church
Craig, CO 
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:: Rev Toni Haskell
Founder of Toni Haskell Ministries &
Dunamis International
:: Brad Mollman
Director Dunamis
School of Ministry
Arequipa, Peru