Staff

This is our ministry staff, but many volunteers are instrumental in the ministry of Christway. We all work together to advance the Kingdom work. The teamwork is incredible, and we are blessed to have so many volunteers that have a heart for serving.

  • Steve Pace

    Pastor

    Steve grew up in Tucson, AZ, and Otterville, IL. He married his wife, Becky, on February 14, 1992. He serves as a Chaplain, Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army Reserve and has done multiple combat tours in both Afghanistan and Iraq and humanitarian missions in Louisiana and Puerto Rico. Becky grew up in Alton, IL, and last served as the Children’s Director for Calvary Baptist; she loves working with children, especially those with disabilities, where she uses her education as a COTA. Steve has pastored both churches and chapels for the past 22 years and holds an M.Div and M.A.R. from Liberty University. He also serves as a Chaplain for Barnes Jewish Hospital and Alton Memorial Hospital. Becky and Steve have 4 grown children, Troy (29), a Physician Assistant and 1LT USAR and his wife Brooke, Alyssa (28), H.S. Math Teacher and her husband Steven, Timothy James (TJ, 25), World Wide Tech., and Abigail Renae Pace, High School Science Teacher. They also have two grandchildren (Emmett and Ellie).


    Email - stevep@christwayil.com


  • Steven Trask

    Worship Leader

    Steven joined our team in August 2021 and holds a degree in Worship Arts from Missouri Baptist University. 

    Steven and his wife Hannah married in 2016 and have a daughter (Scarlett). Steven works full-time in purchasing at Amsted Rail in Granite City.