Pastor Sarah Carlstrom began serving Crossroads Lutheran Congregation in January of 2016. She earned an undergraduate degree in Music Education from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and a Master's of Divinity degree from St. John's School of Theology in St. Joseph, MN. Pastor Sarah worked in the public school system teaching music and as a Youth & Family Ministry Coordinator before serving as a shepherd at Crossroads. 

Pastor Sarah is married to her husband, Justin since 2010. They raise Siberian Huskies and care for Foster Children. In her spare time she loves to spend time outdoors, read, and make music. Pastor Sarah and Justin are honored to serve alongside the people of Crossroads Lutheran Congregation. To God alone be the glory forever and ever! 


Executive Members

President - Dan Struxness

Vice President - Kirk Kuechenmeister

Secretary - Missy Struxness

Financial Secretary - Sue Dyshaw


Dean Olson

Mike Schmiesing

Gary Harwick

Brad Dyshaw


John Dessonville

Roger Hacker

Greg Nelson

Jason Hastad

Worship Committee

Marilyn Nordaune

Barry Lund

Damaris Bergeson

David Bergeson

Education Committee

Barb Torstenson

Bev Struxness

Lisa Kuechenmeister

Sheila Kosbab

Andrea Hastad

Loren Femrite

AWANA Committee

Bev Struxness

MarySue Kruger

Maren Moseng

Loren Femrite

Tech Team

Justin Carlstrom

Missy Struxness

Loren Femrite

Shelly Larson



The Steering Committee shall consist of fourteen (14) voting members with the Pastor being an ex-officio member who must attend and participate in the steering committee meetings but not be a voting member of the steering committee. 

Voting Members

Steering Committee President

Steering Committee Vice President



Deacon (all four members)

Trustee (all four members)

Worship Committee (one representative)

Education Committee (one representative)