Robert Szoke
 Lead Pastor
Bob is the lead pastor at Impact Christian Church. One of his biggest passions has always been church planting.  Bob has been part of the Ignite Church planting ministry for years and has had a role in starting and mentoring countless churches in the area.  Ten years ago Bob came to Impact to serve the people of Merrillville.  He has a heart for helping others and a desire to teach everyone he meets about the love of Jesus.  Bob serves alongside his wife Lorraine. 

Tim Saco
Associate Pastor 

Tim has served the local church for 11 years. He started at Impact in January 2017.  Tim has a deep passion to help people discover God’s plan for their lives and to help them make that plan a reality. Tim is part of the preaching team and also focuses on Pastoral Care and Discipleship.

Ruth Maynard
Youth and Children’s Pastor
Ruth serves as the Youth and children’s ministry pastor, focusing mainly on children from birth through age 18. 
Jon Spencer
Associate Pastor
Jon has served with Impact since October 2016. Jon is part of the preaching team and leads worship each week.