Pastor Mark Umfleet

Born where and when: Aberdeen, SD Nov 2, 1971

Family: Dori, my wife and friend. We have four children: Jabin, Naomi, Isaiah and Solomon

How I met my spouse: Dori took meal tickets at the dining commons on the campus of Indiana Wesleyan University. I would sing to her when I came in. The first time I asked her out on a date, she said “No!”

Education: Bachelor of Arts, Indiana Wesleyan University

I spend my free time: Bow Hunting!!! (or dreaming about bow hunting.)

My first job: Delivering the Miles City Star on my Green Machine. I was 7.

My First car: 1964 Ford F100

Best childhood memory: My parents took me hunting when I was two days old. Okay, I don’t remember it, but I’ve been hooked ever since.

Best memory: From the “No” to the “Yes” to “I do!” It’s a great story.

Most irrational act: I stuck my hand inside a snowblower while it was still running.

I would love to meet: Randy Travis, John Elway, Theophilus, Dean Martin, John Wayne, Dale Earnhardt and Dale Earnhardt Jr.

I would love to visit: New Zealand, Australia, Alaska, and Israel

I would love to live: Almost anywhere in Montana

If I could do life over I’d: Shut the snowblower off!

Beverage: Mountain Dew, Code Red MT Dew, and Amp

Movies: Lord of the Rings Trilogy

TV Shows: NCIS, Criminal Minds, MASH, Gold Rush Alaska

Sport: NASCAR (Go Jr.!)

Restaurant: McDonald’s

website: Ebay, Cabela’s

Book of the Bible: James

Verse: James 1:5