Pastor Rick And Betty Lou Smith

Pastor Rick Smith and his wife, Betty Lou, began serving the Bethel community in August 2016. Pastor Rick grew up in the suburbs of Chicago before moving to Milwaukee to attend University at Marquette. While in Milwaukee, he began his life of ministry by following God's call to the Philippines (where he met Betty Lou), to a Youth Pastor position, and eventually to seminary in Canada. After ministry in Canada, Arizona, Illinois, and Nebraska, they are very excited to be back in Wisconsin. They have two adult children, Stephanie and Michael, one Son-in-Law, Bryce, and an adorable granddaughter named Saoirse.

Youth Pastor

We're hiring! We believe that Bethel Church is ideally situated to pour into the lives of our island middle and high schoolers. But, we need help. To best serve our youth group, we are looking to hire a Youth Pastor for full time ministry.

If you or someone you know might be interested in this position, please send a resume and letter of intent to