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Tara Wastler

Tara Wastler

Director of Programming and Worshipoffice: 913-681-5100 x 2302

Who:  Wife of 25 years (and to the same man)! Mom of 2 kids in college. Lover of great music, cute animals, any coffee, outdoors, people, and socializing. Trying to love golf - it's not working. #alwaysinthebunker

What:  Director of Programming & Worship

When:  Became a staffer just over 10 years ago and started SWCC in 1991.

Where:  A True "Kansan". Born here. Educated here (Rock Chalk Jayhawk). Married here. Live here. Love it here.

Why:  As it has been said so many times...God doesn't call the qualified, He qualifies the called. When you stop learning you stop growing and it became clear to me that God needed me to grow - a lot! SouthWoods was the starting point for this growth. Musical worship has always been where it's at for me and having the ability to lead our congregation in worship is simply awesome.

My Favorite Verse:  "He's already made it plain how to live, what to do, what God is looking for in men and women. It's quite simple: Do what is fair and just to your neighbor, be compassionate and loyal in your love, and don't take yourself too seriously - take God seriously."  Micah 6:8 (The Message)