Pastoral Team & Ministry Liaisons

Our Pastoral Team is a group of volunteers that are passionate about the mission of the church and its outreach. These men meet with our pastors twice a month to group in their faith together and discuss church business.


BEFC Church Documents:
2024 Membership Renewal packet
11-08-23 Financial Team Powerpoint – Community Meeting Nov 2023
BEFC Proposed Constitution Changes Overview Document 10.15.23
Constitutional Review
Pastor Profile-BEFC Search Committee (July 2023)
2023 BEFC Proposed Const. Changes
EFCA Denials and Affirmations – June 2023
Qualifications of an Elder



Senior Pastor

Senior Pastor
Becker Evangelical Free Church is currently working through the process of hiring a senior pastor. We are striving to obediently listen to God’s direction as we progress.

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Pastor Chris Salvevold

Associate Pastor of Youth Ministries
Pastor Chris (PC) joined our staff in 2004 as Youth/Associate Pastor. Chris is a graduate of Northwestern College (St. Paul, MN) and attended Bethel Seminary. He has over 15 years of youth ministry experience and has a desire to see students moved from spiritually disengaged and uninterested to securing their identity in Jesus.

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Blake Paulson

Worship Coordinator
Blake has grown up attending BEFC. He started serving on worship team in middle school. His love for music and his church are immense, and he is excited to serve and help others know Jesus more intimately through musical worship and serving on worship team.

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Julie Toedter

Director of Children’s Ministries
Julie is a wife and mother of five who has a vested interest in quality Christian education. She joined BEFC in 2000 and volunteered in children’s ministry for several years before joining the staff in 2004. She finds great joy in helping children grow in their relationship with Jesus and sharing God’s love with others.

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Kim Hendrickson

Church Secretary
Kim has a gracious spirit and a can-do attitude. She will be happy to assist you when you contact BEFC.

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Amanda Wheece

Technical Secretary
Amanda has a servant’s heart and loves to help our church family to connect through various media. She enjoys creating brochures, flyers and postcards for ministry needs. Need help signing on to The Grid? Want to learn more about fundraising for youth events using SCRIP? Contact Amanda for help!

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