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 Rice

    Pastor Steve has been the pastor of Christway for 20+ years. He has his BA from William Jewel College, his Masters of Divinity from Luther Rice Seminary, and his Doctorate of Applied Christianity from the Pillsbury Institute. He has served on several church staffs as pastor, associate pastor, and youth pastor. He's an energetic, encouraging, challenging messenger of God's Word. Pastor Steve, and his wife Judy, have 4 children, and 11 grandchildren in the St. Louis County and Kansas City areas. He enjoys teaching the Bible, reading, and playing golf...a lot.

  • Judy Rice

    Judy, Pastor Steve's wife, has been leading worship for 15+ years at Christway. She plays keyboard, sings and leads the Praise Team singers and instrumentalists. Previously, she was the administrator at a large St. Louis County church, and currently is the Business Manager for an IT company in St. Charles, MO. She enjoys decorating, shopping, and eating out...a lot. 

  • Lee Dick

    Pastor Lee is our Associate Pastor. Pastor Lee has been serving Christway for several years. He pastored another Illinois church before he came to us. His full-time career is leading the band at East Alton School District #13. Lee is married to Kim, and they have 3 children and 2 grandchildren. He enjoys preaching, and posting about his cats...a lot.