Shepherding Team

Our Shepherding Team consists of Christian leaders who are members of The Well that are actively working to shepherd the church family through biblical preaching, teaching, counseling, mentoring, leading Gospel Communities and helping to cultivate worshippers.



Joe Marino: Lead Pastor

Contact Joe at joe@thewellhastings.com

Follow Joe on Twitter or connect on Facebook.

IMG_8573Joe began following Jesus after a nearly fatal motorcycle accident in June of 2000. After sensing the call to plant churches for over ten years he gathered 4 other people alongside he and his wife, Christy, who began planting The Well in August of 2012. He loves fishing with his 7 kids, spending time with his bride, bow-hunting, riding his motorcycle, reading, expositional preaching, discussing theology, listening to blues music, smoking his pipe & drinking/brewing craft beer. He serves the family of The Well through preaching, vision casting, leading mission, pastoral counseling & discipleship/leadership development.



Brandon White: Wednesday Night Gospel Community Leader

Contact Brandon at brandonwhite1900@gmail.com

Follow Brandon on Twitter or connect on Facebook.

IMG_8562Brandon began following Jesus as a young boy and grew up being discipled in his family’s Presbyterian church in Hanover Nebraska. He was among the first people to be baptized at The Well and was a part of the original small group who began planting The Well in August 2012. He loves auto racing, movies, guns, ice cream, the band Red, theology & preaching. He serves the family of The Well as a member of our shepherding team by overseeing & leading our Wednesday night Gospel Community & he also serves in the role of pastoral assistant.



Eric Bartos: Sunday Night Gospel Community Leader

Contact Eric at ebbartos7@gmail.com

Connect with Eric on Facebook.

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Eric became part of The Well in the spring of 2014 & was baptized April 2015. He is a welder by trade and loves to work with his hands. He also loves fishing with his 5 kids, grilling food in his back yard with friends, listening to heavy metal music, making pipes in his garage, discussing theology over a brew or a glass of wine & riding his motorcycle. He serves the family of The Well as a member of our shepherding team by overseeing & leading our Sunday night Gospel Community.



Dave Sorensen: Tuesday Night Gospel Community Leader

Contact Dave at davidsorensen@yahoo.com

Connect with Dave on Facebook.

Dave joined The Well in the fall of 2014 with his wife Melissa and 2 daughters McKenna and Brooklyn. He enjoys smoking his pipe with his dogs, blacksmithing, listening to hardcore rock music & discussing theology. He serves the family of The Well as a member of our shepherding team by overseeing & leading our Tuesday night Gospel Community.



Andrew Burbach: Music Ministry Leader

Contact Andrew at andrewburbach34@gmail.com

Connect with Andrew on Facebook.

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Andrew became part of The Well in the fall of 2012 & was baptized in January 2016. He is a diesel mechanic by trade and loves anything that involves a wrench, loud exhaust and big tires! He also loves his wife Heather and they both enjoy preparing home cooked food and watching sappy chick flicks together! Andrew serves the family of The Well as a member of our shepherding team by leading our music ministry.

 



 

Abe Skarin: Youth Gospel Community Leader
Connect with Abe on Facebook

Abe became part of The Well in the fall of 2015 & was baptized in January 2016. He works at Menards and enjoys watching movies, cooking food, hanging out with friends and talking about Jesus! Abe serves the family of The Well as a member of our shepherding team by leading and overseeing our youth gospel community.