Mag Richer Smith

Interim Pastor

Mag Richer Smith is our interim pastor, whose responsibilities include preaching and worship.

Mag grew up in Wauseon, Ohio and graduated from Goshen College and Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary.

Her work in pastoral ministry began in 1979, and she has served in 4 congregations: Mennonite Church of Normal in Illinois, First Mennonite Church in Indianapolis, Lombard Mennonite Church, and First Mennonite Church of Iowa City.

Mag is married to Bob Smith, with whom she co-pastured for 33 of her 36 years in ministry. They have three children: Jesse (married to Anne Penner), Isaac (married to Karen Koop) and Libby (married to Atlee Schrock) .

Mag is now grandma of 3: Rooney and Ender in Pittsburgh and Lily (who is expecting a baby brother in May) in Denver.

Mag enjoys cooking, reading and visiting with people.