Glenn Olson has lived in Hastings and ministered at New Life since 1987. He serves as Senior Pastor and is the lead Sunday morning teacher. He loves training, coaching and mentoring both young and old.
He is married to Anne and they have raised 6 kids during that time. Anne oversees the Children’s Ministry at New Life and gives order to a busy household.
Prior to coming to New Life, Glenn attended Mankato State University, Christ Unlimited Bible institute and received a Masters in Divinity at Kingsway College.
His biggest passion is helping people grow in their intimacy with God in prayer.
Glenn’s full time job is Director of Student ministries for the North Central District of the EFCA. In this position he provides leadership, mentoring and training to churches in Minnesota.
His Favorite verse is Psalm 46:10
He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
What do you do in your free time?
Mechanic work, construction projects, and hanging out with my wife and family.