Spreading A Passion For God in Des Moines, IA

Pastors & Staff

Josh Daggett

Josh Daggett is the lead pastor at Living Waters Fellowship in Des Moines, Iowa and has been the preaching pastor since the church was founded in 2008.  He was born in Creston, Iowa in 1981 but spent most of his growing-up years in Winterset, Iowa.  Josh graduated from Winterset High School in 2000.  He earned his […]

Andy Bittle

Andy Bittle is the pastor over counseling and discipleship at Living Waters Fellowship. Andy graduated from Mt. Pleasant Community High School in 1983. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and Sociology in 1987 from Iowa Wesleyan College. Andy became an Certified Biblical Counselor ( ACBC) in 2008 and in 2011 he received […]

Chad Decleene

Chad DeCleene is the pastor over our theology and teaching ministries.  Chad was converted to Christianity as a young child and also grew up as a missionaries kid in Ecuador and is fluent in Spanish.  Chad loves spending time with his wife and their five children at home!  He also enjoys competing in athletics of any […]

Jon Jeske

Jon Jeske is the pastor of administration and children’s ministries.  Jon was converted to Christianity as a teenager and has grown to have a love for theology and Christ’s church.  Jon loves all things Michigan athletics as well as smoking meat and spending time with his family!

Cole Albright

Cole Albright is the pastor over our Spanish ministries.  Cole grew up in Iowa but has learned to speak Spanish fluently while on a missions internship in Lima, Peru. He accepted Christ as Savior and Lord at 5 years old; God placed a desire in his heart to see people come to know Him. Cole & […]

Candice Smock

Candice Smock is the office manager and a biblical counselor in training. She was raised an evangelical but was not truly converted to Christianity until 2013. Candice is married and has a deep love for counseling, theology, and all things garden and art related.  She adores her tight-knit family, small group, and her Sisters in Christ.

Danielle Van Wyk

Danielle Van Wyk has been the Office Assistant since 2014 and a believer in Jesus Christ from the age of 8 years old. Danielle is married with two sons and enjoys spending time watching the Iowa Hawkeyes with her family. She has a passion for photography and music; her voice is a wonderful addition to […]