STEEV INGE, LEAD PASTOR/ELDER
Steev Inge serves as lead pastor of A Church Called Mystery. He and his wife, Ashley, moved to Joplin in 2002. In and 2006 they followed God's leading to start a new church in this city. Steev has served in the local church and other ministries since 1997. Prior to church planting and pastoring, he was an artist and entrepreneur. Steev is a gifted preacher and teacher as well as a self-professed Nerd. Steev and Ashley have been married for 20 years and are blessed with four awesome children: Abby, Ethan, Lilly and Evelyn.
VANCE EDEN, PASTOR/ELDER
Vance Eden is a pastor at A Church Called Mystery, overseeing many of the various administrative aspects of the church among other things. Vance is married to Rachel and together they lead a community group in Webb City, where they reside. Vance is also a Principal in Webb City and studied locally at Pittsburg State University (Go Gorillas!). Vance is an all around handy man, good basketball player and a faithful teacher of God’s Word. Last year Vance and Rachel had the joy of welcoming their beautiful son Scout into the world.
RODNEY RAMBO, PASTOR/ELDER
Rodney Rambo is a pastor at A Church Called Mystery overseeing various aspects of the church including our childrens and community group ministries. Rodney is married to Shawna and together they lead a community group in their home in south Joplin. Rodney studied at Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary and served at churches in Missouri, Arkansas and Illinois before coming to Mystery as an intern in 2010. He is an avid sports fan and can often be found at the Joplin softball fields. As foster parents, Rodney and Shawna have the great joy of sharing their home with various kids in the community.
Mystery Church functions with an active and engaged Elder model. Steev, Vance and Rodney oversee multiple men who fill the role of Community Group Leaders at Mystery, actively engaged with the people Jesus has brought to his church. MysteryKiDS has a shared leadership engaged in the lives of our children.