Ruth Harder


Ruth Harder began as pastor at Rainbow in September 2013. Ruth is a 2007 Masters of Divinity graduate of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary and a 2001 graduate of Bethel College. Ruth is married to Jesse Graber, who is a high school art teacher. Prior to coming to Rainbow, Ruth served at LaSalle Street Church in Chicago and Bethel College Mennonite Church in North Newton, KS.

You can learn more about Ruth and her ministry by reading her blog called Over and Around the Rainbow.

Roseann Penner Kaufman

Minister of Worship and Music

Rosi serves as Minister of Worship and Music at Rainbow, and has been part of the Rainbow staff since 2000. Her primary responsibilities are directing the adult choir and bell choir and coordinating worship participation by congregants of all ages. Rosi has a doctoral degree in organ performance from the University of Kansas, and a Master of Arts in Religious Studies from Chicago Theological Seminary. She was recently ordained as a minister at Rainbow.

Sara Mwagura

Interim Children's Faith Formation Director

Natasha VanDyke

Interim Youth Faith Formation Director

Sarah Unruh

Church Administrator

The Church Administrator is the central point upon which other staff, volunteers, members, committees, and boards depend to make communication and other logistics effective and efficient. Sarah began in this roll at Rainbow as of December 2020.

Gary Long II

Maintenance Technician

Elizabeth Cruz