APOSTOLIC TEAM

Apostolic and Pastoral Advisors

LEAD PASTOR

JENNIFER TWEIT
Jennifer Tweit pastors EXPECTANCY alongside her husband, affectionately known as "Limey." She is an apostolic builder and prophetic teacher/preacher who burns for God's people to awaken to their true identity and confidently live out their personal and corporate mandates. Jennifer brings a strong marriage of the Word and the Spirit, releasing revival into people's hearts. She desires to see the Body of Christ one in Spirit and Truth while working together in love, bringing the expansion of Christ's Kingdom for His good pleasure.

APOSTOLIC OVERSIGHT

CALVIN WOODS
Calvin and Shirley Woods are the co-founders of Harvest Praise Invasion International and Free Life Family Worship Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Calvin Woods’ has nearly 40 years of combined pastoral and itinerant ministry experience. God is using him in an apostolic/prophetic call to impact his region and many nations significantly. Scores have been set free as he ministers through song and prophecy.
Calvin and his wife are both passionate and committed to seeing the captives set free, discover their calling, trained/equipped for ministry, and prepared for the return of Christ. The Woods have eleven children and live in a suburb of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

PASTORAL ADVISOR

BRIAN HOLLEY
Brian Holley is a husband, father of five, and a powerful minister of the gospel. He excels in prophetic intercession and worship with a mandate to prophesy "life" to dry bones. Brian recognizes the great importance of discipleship to ensure that what is gained in wisdom in one generation does not die there. He is in awe of our invitation to share in the harmony and communion between The Father, Jesus Christ, and Holy Spirit. Brian is an Associate Primary Leader of Free Life Family Worship Center, a board member of Harvest Praise International, Founder of 411Mission, and co-owner of Holley Family Real Estate along with his wife Sheila.

PASTORAL ADVISOR

CHERISH KNUDSON
Cherish Knudson is a proud mother of two and pastors Oasis International alongside her husband, Patrick. Oasis is a training center for leaders in Ely, MN. Cherish ministers in the U.S. and abroad through teaching and prophetic worship/ministry.
One of her many passions is to bring believers into a greater revelation of worship. She is a songwriter, recording artist, and seasoned worship leader who flows with Holy Spirit, releasing spontaneous songs that bring freedom and healing. Cherish and Patrick are passionate about seeing believers become the spotless bride and reveal the Kingdom of God on the earth, leading many to salvation.

SENIOR TEAM

Pastoral Elders – Governing

PASTOR & EVANGELIST

DALE "LIMEY" TWEIT
"Limey," as he is affectionately known, is often called "a man's man." A true evangelist, he'll talk to anyone, anywhere, anytime. He lives from a heart of deep gratitude for all that God has done. This man is boldly unashamed of the gospel and a loving shepherd of God's people. He's famous in these parts for showering people with "You're loved!".

CHILDREN'S PASTOR &
PASTORAL COUNSEL

TRACEY OATES
Tracey not only makes a mean apple pie, but she is also a serious student of the pursuit of God and His Word. Tracey effectively reaches and teaches children; the fruit of her ministry with the kiddos is outstanding! In addition, she trains and mentors the teachers. Her gifts of counsel and wisdom have helped many, and she continually keeps the Expectancy community forging ahead through continual intercession. This wife and mother of three is undeterred in her faithfulness, diligence, loyalty, and commitment to God and His people.

EVANGELIST & GENERAL ADMIN

JULIE BURIA
Julie carries the spirit of the evangelist. You'll find her telling every one she meets about the good news of Jesus Christ. She also happens to be our General Administrator. She serves in excellence with a desire to please her Lord at all times. Julie is famous for, "Let's do this! and Go big or go home!"

PASTORAL TEAM

Department Pastors

MEN'S PASTOR

PETER SCOTT
Exuberant is the word. This guy is hard after Jesus Christ and lets it be known. Peter is the guy you want to run into when you need a reminder that Jesus wins, and you do too when you know and believe in Him! During the week, he is an effective and powerful facilitator and intercessor. Sunday mornings, you’ll find him giving his all on the worship team. Sunup to sundown Peter is God’s man bringing transformation everywhere he goes through the love and Truth of Jesus Christ.

WOMEN'S PASTOR

GRACE SCOTT
Grace is a devoted wife and mother who is wise beyond her years. An all-important scripture for Grace is 1 Corinthians 3:11, "For no other foundation can anyone lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ." Having the "right foundation" is what guides her as she inspires, teaches, and encourages her sisters in Christ. She loves fellowship, a hearty laugh, and can pray the house down!

SMALL GROUP DISCIPLESHIP

JARRETT SCHOTTMULLER
Jarrett's tender heart is the first thing you notice, that and his vast creativity. In his own words, he loves his family and is doing his best to raise his children to know Jesus intimately that they would choose to follow Him. He strives to be a demonstration of Father's kindness, longing for all to be drawn in by His love and transformed by His word and spirit. Jarrett is always ready to encourage the one in front of him and bring them to the Truth.

WORSHIP PASTOR

JENNIFER BRUEMMER
She's "all in," that's truly the best way to describe her. Jennifer brings excellence, talent, and leadership to the worship team, only matched by her fierce devotion to her Lord. Her professional training, background in the arts, and flexibility mean Holy Spirit can lead as He pleases. For this persevering mother of two, worship that exalts King Jesus is the only option.                        

OUTREACH PASTOR

TYLER NYLUND
This guy is something else. Whether evangelism, intercession, or worship, this husband and father of two is the "Real McCoy" and has such a heart for EVERYONE. For Tyler, Christianity is truly a lifestyle. He sees each person as a beloved vessel, waiting to be filled with hope, identity, and Father's love. He is generous with his heart and his time, loving expectantly and selflessly.                      

DEACON TEAM

Deacons – Serving

EXPECTANCY
INTERNATIONAL MINISTRY

FRANCY SWEENEY
Francy was born and raised in Peru.  Though settled here in Minnesota, the nations are in her heart. "Passionate" is the word to describe her. She is bold and unashamed in making her Lord known both here and abroad. The smile on her face always proceeds yet another testimony of what our Lord has done!

ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR

GARY LARSON
Don't let this guy's unassuming appearance fool you, "good times Gary" is  a planner and by planner we mean "Activities Director". That's right, this guy loves bringing the family of God together for fun and fellowship! Even more dear to his heart are events spotlighting evangelism. His heart is for the lost,  that they would come to know His SaviorJesus Christ.and join in on the spiritual family fun he helps to create.

CHILDREN'S MINISTRY

MARGIE LARSON
Never without a smile on her face, Margie has a gift of, "welcome" and a "can do!" attitude. She is up for whichever way God wants to use her in Kingdom. She is a true caregiver, with a gift for loving people. Margie helps them believe just how valuable they are by exemplifying the love and service of Christ.

MEDIA RECORDING

DAVID STIMAC
"Good people" and "salt of the earth" describes David. Don't let his gentle demeanor fool you though, like his biblical namesake, David, is a man after God's own heart, whether worshiping with guitar or slaying lions with the sword of the word. His commitment is to the Lord, His house and His people. David's faithfulness and kindness cause him to shine bringing glory to his Heavenly Father.

deacon

STEPHEN BURIA
Stephen is loyal and ridiculously funny. This guy is a devoted husband and father with a desire to see people succeed. Stephen has unusual compassion and goes out of his way to help those around him offering the hope of a second chance. In addition to his big heart, he serves in a number of very practical ways; thank you, Stephen!

EDUCATION,  MEMBERSHIP

KYLIE SCHOTTMULLER
Genuine, hospitable, kind and wise are words that would describe Kylie. This wife and mother of 6 is an example of faithfulness to God, family and prayer. In addition to her deep commitment to intercession, she is a worshipper and loves to mentor young couples with her husband.

LABORERS

Community support and Helps

From left to right:   Mickey Mankus, Kevin Frost, Diane Childs, and Gus Shackelton

ADMINISTRATION

GENERAL SECRETARY

HAILEY LISLEGARD

PERSONAL  ASSISTANT
TO PASTOR TWEIT

ALEXIS BURIA

GENERAL SECRETARY

KYLIE SCHOTTMULLER