Zion’s Staff

Darrell Weber, zion@zionmillstadt.com

Pastor of Zion since April 2005. Member of Zion.

Favorite Scripture Verse:   1 Peter 1:9, “But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

Favorite Song:   “Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus

Education:    Master of Divinity and Master of Theology from Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, MO in May 1995.

Ministerial Standing:   he Evangelical Association of Reformed and Congregational Christian Churches (www.evangelicalassociation.org). 

Married:   to Marjie (Clepper) Weber - an RN at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL. 

Children:   Melissa & Rodrigo Rodriguez, Josh and Rachel.

Amanda Frierdich,  Amanda@zionmillstadt.com

Office Administrator / Financial Secretary at Zion since 2022.   Member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Millstadt, IL.

Education:    Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville

Favorite Scripture Verse:   John 3:16, “For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

Favorite Song:   “How Great Thou Art

Work Hours:    8:30 am to 3:30 pm Mondays thru Thursdays; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm on Fridays

Married:   to Jason Frierdich.

Children:   Samuel, Clara and Emma

Mr. & Mrs. Dennis & Margaret Johnson,   Custodian at Zion since 2024.

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Work hours:   are flexible.

Sheila Peters,  sheilaannP67@gmail.com

Preschool Teacher at Zion since 2006.   Member of First Baptist Church in Columbia, IL.

Education:    Bachelor of Arts in Education from Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

Favorite Scripture Verse:   Philippians 4:8, “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable--if anything is excellent or praiseworthy--think about such things.

Favorite Song:   “In the Garden

Certified and Licensed:   State of Illinois and Texas for Preschool and Kindergarten.

Work Hours:    see the Preschool page.

Married:   to Rev. Jonathan Peters - Pastor of First Baptist Church in Columbia, IL.

Children:   Christopher, Jordan, Micah and Eden

Marcia Twellmann,

Preschool Teacher at Zion since 2022.   Lifetime Member of Zion.

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Work Hours:    see the Preschool page.

Children:   Emily Twellmann, Carson Allen  and Katelyn Allen

Rev. Darrell Weber




Office Administrator / Financial Treasurer


Mr. & Mrs. Dennis & Margaret Johnson


Mr. Andrew Taake

Cemetery Grounds Keeper

Mrs. Sheila Peters

Pre-School Teacher


Ms. Marcia Twellmann

Pre-School Aide