Our Staff

Pastor | Rev. Timothy Roth

A 2016 graduate of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Rev. Timothy Roth  has served St. Peter’s Lutheran Church since July 10th, 2016.

Rev. Roth was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri where he graduated from Marquette High School in 2007.  He attended Bradley University in Peoria, IL where he earned a B.A. in Religious Studies and a B.A. in Philosophy in 2010.  After working a year as a merchandiser for Old Navy he began his coursework at Concordia Seminary.  While at the seminary, Rev. Roth served Our Savior Lutheran Church and School in Fenton, MO and was a vicar at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Wichita Falls, TX.

Rev. Roth married Marie Hoffman on January 7th, 2012.  Together they have two boys, Levi and Nathaniel, and are expecting their third due in September 2018.

Assistant Pastor | Rev. Donald Copley

Rev. Donald D. Copley was ordained and installed as Assistant Pastor of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church on May 6th, 2018.

Rev. Copley was born in Alliance, Nebraska.  He graduated from high school in 1956 at Eagle Point, Oregon.  He then served 22 years in the Air Force, retiring as Master Sergeant.  He worked another 22 years as Purchasing Agents for Monarch Cement Company. During his time at Monarch he received his BA and MA degrees from Friend’s University in Wichita, KS.  In 2007 he was installed as a Licensed Lay Deacon at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.

Rev. Copley and his wife Dodie have been married 45 years.  Together they have 3 living children: Braxton and Lawson Copley and Wendy den Herder. They have 4 grandchildren, Daniel Houston and Ben, Austin, and Ellis Rose Copley, and 1 great grandson Jeffery Houston.

Church Secretary | Carman Huse 

Carman Huse was born and raised in Iola KS.   She graduated from Iola High School and Allen County Community College.   She has worked in various office positions. Carman has been a member of St. Peter’s for many years, and has served on various committees.  In 2016, St. Peter’s was  looking for a new secretary.  Carman  was selected for the position, and is very grateful to be serving the Lord and the members of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.

Carman married Chet Huse on June 14, 2004. Together they have 5 grown children, Audrey Galloway, Kayla Ramsey, Jenell Baker, Jacki Huse, and Ryan Huse.  They have 5 beautiful grand daughters. Aisley, Hadley, Lucy Galloway, Axten & Sasha Hubbard.