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Pastor Brad Dittmer



Pastor Brad began at Centerville Assembly of God on February 1, 2004, as the first Youth Pastor of Xplosion Youth Ministries.  He and Sarah previously served at Berean Assembly in Des Moines as volunteer youth leaders.  In March of 2010, Pastor Brad became the Lead Pastor.  The Lord has blessed the Dittmers and increased their numbers.   When they arrived in 2004, they only had 4 children.  They now have 10 children: Alesha (Jesse), Emily, Caleb, Anna, Philip, Olivia, Xavier, Ella, Izabella, and Esther.

Pastor Brad serves on various boards and advisory councils in our community and in the state of Iowa.  He is intentional about being part of the community and encouraging the church family to be engaged with the community as well.

He has served as President and Vice President of the Ministerial Alliance in Appanoose County.  He has served on the HCI Advisory Board in Centerville. He has served as Vice President of the state-wide NICHE (Homeschool Iowa) Board.  He has also served on the Business Development Committee for Main Street Iowa in Centerville, as well as others.