A Note About The Pastor
Pastor Claire Brennecka is a Certified Ruling Elder who grew up in the Harvard – Woodstock area. She and her late husband Dexter have eight children, fourteen grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. She has spent much of her life working with children and serving the church. She has been the Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Harvard since May 2017.
Claire studied with the Presbyterian Synod of Lincoln Trails and graduated as a Certified Lay Pastor. She has been commissioned to serve several different churches as needed when they are without a pastor. As this is her home church she is honored to be serving God in the church at this time.
Her favorite things to do are reading and spending time with people of all ages.