Although originally from the Chicago area, Pastor Kraft grew up in the Ozarks of Southern Missouri. He was saved in 1984 at the age of 16, and began preaching at the age of 19. Since then he has served as Youth Pastor, Pioneer Pastor, as well as Senior Pastor for several churches in Missouri. Pastor Kraft is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Central Missouri State University. He, and his lovely wife, Sheila, were chosen to serve Eastside Assembly as their Senior Pastors in January of 2005. Pastor Kraft has a genuine Pastor’s heart and is committed to the preaching and teaching of God’s Word, knowing that it has the power to transform the life of every Believer.
The Krafts' have 2 sons, Nathan and Andrew. They also have a 2 year old daughter, Lauren, who awaits them in Heaven.
We will be going to STRATUM LASER TAG, the world’s largest laser tag arena, in Mesa, AZ on Saturday, May 30.We will be leaving at 9:30am sharp.The cost will be $6.00.Sandwiches and chips will be provided.You don’t want to miss this!
Students’ summer camp will be June 1-5.Tuition is $200 per student. Anyone wishing to assist with a camp scholarship, please see Sheila Kraft for details. Registration deadline will be Sunday, May 3. Please note the deadline is final and there will be no exceptions.