Jock Ficken

Jock Ficken

Wednesday Evening: Jock Ficken

Jock and Gail Ficken lead the Pastoral Leadership Institute.  This special and unique partnership is a huge blessing to the organization.  As a ministry team, they deeply understand both the promise and the challenge that ministry offers a marriage. Jock and Gail spent 25 years pastoring and partnering to lead a Chicago-area congregation. Jock served as senior pastor while Gail served on the leadership staff, overseeing adult and small group ministries.

Pastor Eric Trickey

Pastor Eric Trickey

Thursday Evening: Eric Trickey

Eric Trickey is senior pastor at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Decatur, IL.  Eric has had some unique personal and ministry experiences and will use them to share some ministry thoughts.

When he is not sharing the message or teaching a Pastor's Class or Basics class, Pastor Eric enjoys spending time with his family.