The KEY workers at The Journey are YOU. God has blessed our congregation with strong Christians who serve both in and out of the church. Leading the workers of  The Journey are:


Pastor Todd

Pastor Todd Eckhardt has served as an ordained minister since 1991. His ministry has included local outreach as a pastor as well an international outreach through leadership in missions. He graduated from Asbury University and Seminary.

His wife Mindy also serves in outreach through the Fort Wayne Rescue Mission.

The Eckhardts have four children and two grandchildren.

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Family Pastor

Anna Hartman has attended The Journey since she was a small child. After finishing her degree in anthropology from IPFW, she now serves as the youth and children’s pastor and worship team leader. Her husband Stephen also helps serve with the youth. 


Office Manager

Sheila Guthrie serves as the church secretary, children’s ministry director, and sings on the worship team.