OUr Staff


  • REV. DR. ROGER PERRY

    Lead Pastor

    Lead Pastor

    Rev. Dr. Roger Perry began his tenure at Christ United Methodist Church in July 2010.

    Currently, Christ Church Multi-site has three locations—East Moline, Silvis and Carbon Cliff.

    He has been serving in church ministry since 1976, fulltime 1981.  He has served in churches in Winston Salem, North Carolina; Bowen, Plymouth, Tennessee,  Warrensburg, Geneseo, Marion, Marion, and Champaign, Illinois.

    Personal: Married to Joye Perry

    Children: Samuel and Levi

    Education: B.A. -- Iowa Wesleyan College 1978

    Master of Divinity - Duke University 1981 Doctor of Ministry - Garrett Evangelical 1993

    Rev. Perry can be reached at (309)755-2508 or by email at rperry@christchurcheastmoline.org


  • REV. JOYE PERRY

    Associate Pastor

    Associate Pastor Joye Perry began her tenure at Christ United Methodist Church in July 2010.  Currently, Christ Church Multi-site has three locations—East Moline, Silvis and Carbon Cliff. Joye serves as the campus pastor of the Silvis Campurs. Joye is a licensed local pastor in the Illinois Great Rivers Conference of the United Methodist Church and has been in ministry with her husband as the “pastor’s wife” since 1985, and she had served in children and youth ministry from 1981-1985 in other United Methodist Churches. She has served on staff at Geneseo First UMC, Marion Aldersgate UMC, Gifford UMC, and Ludlow UMC before coming to Christ Church.

    Personal: Married to Roger Perry

    Children: Samuel and Levi

    Rev. Perry can be reached at (309)755-2508 or by email perry.joywithane@gmail.com. 

  • jana kindred

    administrative assistant East Moline campus

    Jana Kindred joined the staff of Christ United Methodist East Moline Campus in May, 2016.  Jana is married to Dennis and they have three children, Matthew, David and Emma.  They live in Coal Valley, IL and have been members of Christ Church since 1988.  Jana's hobbies include scrapbooking, word games, and travelling.  Jana can be reached at 309-755-2508 or office@christchurcheastmoline.org.


  • Mary Land

    Administrative Assistant Silvis Campus

    Mary Land began serving as the Administrative Assistant at the Silvis Campus in 2012. She is married to Roger Land and they live in Moline, IL. Mary is a local lay servant in the United Methodist Church. Mary graduated from Moline High School and Sawyer Business College. After graduation, she starting working at the Rock Island Arsenal from which she retired after 34+ years of service. Mary has one daughter, Anne Smith who lives in Las Vegas, NV, with her husband Troy Smith. Mary has been further blessed with having three step-children (John, Las Vegas; Dan, Rock Island; and Missy, Hampton). In her spare time, Mary enjoys counted cross-stich, traveling to Estes Park, CO, with her husband, and reading mystery novels. Mary can be reached at (309) 792-0977 or at silvisumcml@yahoo.com.

  • Karyn Robertson

    Children's Ministries

    Karyn has served with Christ United Methodist Church since 2012.  She is the Director of Children’s Ministries working with children and their families from Nursery through 6th grade. Karyn coordinates Sunday School, Wacky Wednesday Kids Night, VBS, and Adventures in Literacy: Reading/Tutoring program partnered with Ridgewood Elementary. She had been involved with children’s and women’s ministries for over eighteen years at First United Methodist Church in Geneseo.  Karyn enjoys walking, dark chocolate, gardening with flowers and anything leopard print!! Her greatest joy is being with her children and grandchildren.


    Children: Brittany and Matt, Tyler and Renee, Caleb and Leah and eight beautiful grandchildren.


    Education: BA --Western Illinois University, 2014. Master of Arts in Mission and Discipleship—University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, 2017.


    Karyn can be reached at (309) 755-2508 or at krobertson@christchurcheastmoline.org

  • Shaun Easton

    Youth/Worship Director

    Shaun leads our Jr/Sr. High Student Ministries and our Saturday evening praise and worship service as well as the contemporary service at the Silvis campus. He also oversees the development of the Carbon Cliff campus and is currently exploring pastoral ministry.   Shaun can be reached at (309) 755-2508 or at seaston@christchurcheastmoline.org.

  • Dennis Kindred

    Worship/Band Leader

    Dennis Kindred has been the contemporary worship leader at Christ Church East Moline Campus since 2006.  He resides in Coal Valley with his wife, Jana and daughter, Emma.  He also has two grown sons, Matthew and David.  Dennis' enjoys playing the guitar, kayaking, canoeing, and reading.  Dennis has worked for Kenney's Pest Control since 1990 and recently become the owner.



  • Steph Rabe

    Parish Nurse

    Steph began as Christ Church's Parish Nurse in January 2014. She was previously employed for over 30 years as a nurse for Trinity, last as the Coordinator of the Joint Replacement Classes and Spine Classes and as a staff nurse in Pre-Surgical Teaching. Steph can be reached at parishnurse@christchurcheastmoline.org

  • Lindrew Johnson

    Director of Chancel Choir

    and Handbell Choir

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  • Donna Hamrick

    Church Organist

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  • Ms. Teresa Hofmann

    Merry Sunshine Teacher

    Teresa Hofmann is the Director/Lead Teacher at Merry Sunshine Pre-K. She is assisted by Ms. Jenny John and Ms. Kellie Lindley. Teresa is an Illinois certified teacher in Early Childhood Education (birth to grade 3) and also holds an in endorsement in Early Childhood Special Education. In her career, she has been a committed stay at home mom, a classroom aide, Pre-K Program Coordinator and Pre-K teacher of children ages 3-5 years old.

    Since 2011, Teresa and her family have been active members of Wildwood Baptist Church, East Moline, IL. She has been married to her high school sweetheart since 1986. They have three grown children. In her spare time, Teresa enjoys regular walks, baking, boating, reading and doing pet therapy work with her dog, Bo Jangles. She is also a long time member of the Backwater Gamblers Water Ski Team. Teresa can be reached by email at merrysunshine3@christchurcheastmoline.org.  

  • Mark claeys

    building maintanance


  • Debi Sherbeyn

    Custodian