Pastor Joseph Doegen
Pastor Joseph graduated from Wartburg Theological Seminary in May of 2023 with his Master of Divinity just before taking the call to be Pastor at Bethany in August of 2023. Prior to seminary Pastor Joseph study music and religion at Luther College and spent his summers working at Upper Missouri Ministry bible camp in Epping, ND where he met his wife Paige. Together the two of them have two cats named Simon and River and a dog name Luz.
Pastor Joseph is passionate about living into the full expression of who God calls us to be as people of God and as a community of God. Pastor Joseph comes from a diverse religious background and has a history of Ecumenical work. He is excited to be beginning his ministry with the people of Wisconsin Dells.
In his free time he enjoys playing tennis, board games, cooking, and spending time with is wife and animals.
Cindy grew up in Wisconsin Dells. She holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from UW-Eau Claire, and further studied Information Processing at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College.
Cindy has worked at Bethany since 2001, serving as music director and part-time pianist. Her position in the church office began in 2014. She is the pianist at the Dells Presbyterian Church. She is retired from piano teaching.
Cindy has two sons, Gus and Josh. She enjoys walking, reading, PBS Masterpiece Theater, day trips with husband Larry, the live music the Dells has to offer, and the latest movies on the big screen.