Our team

The staff and leadership of Bethany is comprised of men and women who love God and love people. Each of them is committed to care for, pray for, and serve every single person who comes to Bethany. If you have questions for any of our staff or elders, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them.  You can contact the church office at bethany@bethanymoline.com.

  • JErry Schrick

    Senior pastor

    Jerry Schrick joined Bethany on New Year’s Day, 2009. He is a graduate of San Diego Christian College and Biola University’s Talbot School of Theology. Along with his love for this church, Jerry particularly enjoys spending time with his family, a little golf, and a good movie. Jerry and his wife Debbie have four grown children.

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  • Bobby Verbeke

    Worship Director

    Bobby joined Bethany in December 2015. Before coming to Bethany, Bobby was on staff at Word of Life Christian Center, and prior to that he was on staff as the Interim Worship Leader at Bettendorf Christian Church. He is a graduate from the Quad Cities School of Worship and is currently working on a BA. In his spare time, Bobby enjoys cooking, discussing theology, and spending time with his family.  Bobby is married to his best friend and high school sweetheart, Lakkenn, and they have a son named Calvin.

    Email Bobby

  • Greg Johnston

    Director of Students and Young Adults

    Greg Johnston was born and raised in Davenport, Iowa. He graduated from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO with a degree in Pastoral Studies. He is married to his lovely wife, Kat. Greg loves to play board games, watch movies, and disc golf with friends.  His one piece of advice for Christians is to pray each day for God to transform them to be more like Christ Jesus.

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  • Andrea Schrick

    Director of Discipleship

    Andrea has been on staff at Bethany since August 2014. She is currently in the Iowa Army National Guard and has completed a BA in Physical Education from Azusa Pacific University and MA in Theological Studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. She grew up in Southern California and enjoys traveling, playing sports, reading, and pranks.

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  • MArtie Vacek

    Administrative Assistant

    Martie began her career at Bethany in June of 2010.  She is a graduate of Black Hawk College and attended Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences.  Martie has a heart for women's ministry. Martie and Steve have one son, Brett; a beautiful daughter-in-love, Danielle; and two adorable grandchildren, Karsyn and Cameron. She loves sports, cooking, and a good laugh.

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  • Derek Clark


    Derek has attended Bethany since 2011, becoming a member in 2012.  He has served in a variety of roles including teacher in student ministries (PreK/JAM/4:12 Youth Group), Growth Group Leader, Elder, and other ministries. Derek has been married to his wonderful wife, Becky, for 12 years and they have two beautiful children, Grace (7) and Adam (3).  Derek is a geologist with the US Army Corps of Engineers, where he continues to enjoy serving his country after spending four years in the US Air Force.   

  • Jason Wallin


    This is Jason's first year serving as an Elder of Bethany. He has been attending Bethany for about 5-6 years. He and his wife have four kids and one grandchild. Jason is a committed servant who serves in other areas of the church, such as the praise team, tech team, and he leads the church security team.