Meet the Chain of Lakes Staff
Paul H. Moore 
Paul started his work at Chain of Lakes in March 2009 after serving for 16 years as pastor of Community Presbyterian Church in Plainview, MN. He has a BA in Political Science from Carleton College and a Master of Divinity from Union Seminar in NYC.
Paul is married to Amy, who is the parish administrator at St. Joseph’s by the Lakes Catholic Church; their daughter Hannah attends Blaine High School. He enjoys running, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
What Paul appreciates about his work at Chain of Lakes is leading a group of people who are so committed to being authentic, growing in personal faith, and making a significant impact in the community.
Contact Paul at or 763.257.6994.
Kathy Brevig
In March 2016, Kathy started as Church Administrator for Chain of Lakes. Her experience as a newspaper proofreader, quality editor, Co-director of Communications for a non-profit Board of Directors, and many years of working on committees as a volunteer, prepared her for the diverse responsibilities of the job.
Kathy is a talented quilter, loves reading, kaleidoscopes, and spending time with friends and family. Her favorite part of the job is interacting with all of the wonderful people at Chain of Lakes.
Contact Kathy at or 763.208.8049.
Bethany Bourgoin
Director of Youth & Family Ministry
Please welcome Bethany Bourgoin.  More info coming soon!
Contact Bethany at or 763.208.8049
Sherri Varsho
Childcare Coordinator
Sherri is the dedicated, caring Childcare Coordinator at Chain of Lakes. Her warm, engaging style quickly puts children at ease and her genuine love of God and children makes kids feel special. As Sherri provides love and patience with the children in her care, in return she is rewarded with their humor, attention and love. 
Sherri likes to read, fish, and visit Como Zoo. She lives with her husband Rich, their son Vincent, and 2 dogs and 2 cats.
Reach Sherri at or 763.208.8049.
Jonathan Smith
Director of Music

Jonathan recently joined Chain of Lakes in June 2017 as the Director of Music. He has a BA in Music from the University of Wisconsin—Stevens Point, and experience in directing musical theatre, teaching voice lessons, performing at weddings and in musicals, and composing musicals for young actors. Jonathan and wife, Allycia, who are new to the Twin Cities area, are enjoying meeting new people and exploring new places. He is excited to lead the Worship Team and the music ministry at Chain of Lakes with a vision to create an authentic, relevant, and meaningful worship experience.

Contact Jonathan at or 763.208.8049.