Pastor Jodi Rushing is married to Charles (Skip) Rushing. They have 4 children; Sara lives in Clive, IA, Jacob, Lucas and Benjamin. They reside in the parsonage here in Creston and the kids attend Creston Community Schools. Pastor Jodi has previously served the Lamoni, Decatur and Davis City United Methodist Churches and Milo, Green Plain and Liberty Center United Methodist Churches. She has been in pastoral ministry since 2002. Prior to that she was the Coordinator of Children, Family and Youth Ministry at First UMC in Indianola, IA.