ALTOONA, Iowa—Altoona Regular Baptist Church recognized Chris and Angi Humburg and family (Ryan, Elizabeth, and Caleb) for 15 years of pastoral ministry. The morning of Sept. 12 included music selections that are known favorites of Pastor Humburg, a message from Iowa Association of Regular Baptist Churches State Representative Joe Hayes, a presentation of a plaque and flowers, a tribute to the children, and letters from former pastors and family. The evening service featured a short movie chronicling the last 15 years, and a meal followed.
Previously Pastor Humburg served as pastor of First Baptist Church, Russell, Iowa. He is a graduate of Faith Baptist Bible College, Ankeny Iowa, and has also received training in counseling from Faith Baptist Counseling Ministries. He is a certified police chaplain who has served the Altoona Police Department. The congregation is rejoicing in what God has accomplished through Pastor Humburg and his family.