EMMETSBURG, Iowa—Grace Baptist Church welcomed Rob Tahtinen as assistant pastor of youth and family ministry.

Rob, who was named after Robert T. Ketcham, a founder of the GARBC, earned an MMin from Clarks Summit University in 2008 and has served as a youth pastor in Michigan and South Carolina. Rob and his wife, Stephanie, met while they were camp counselors in Michigan and got married in 2006 at the same camp.

Rob looks forward to building relationships with people in Emmetsburg.