Pastor Mike Ellson brings much energy and passion to the ministry of the Center Point United Methodist Church. Previously employed by the Iowa Department of Transportation for over 20 years, Pastor Mike is a second career pastor who God has called to shepherd the church in Center Point.
He is a graduate of Upper Iowa University and a graduate of the Course of Study Program at St. Paul’s School of Theology in Kansas City. Pastor Mike and his wife, Kristine, have been married since 1976. Their children are Brad, Tara, Diana and Laura. His family includes two sons-in-love, Clay and Joshua, daughter-in-love, Jacqueline and fourteen grandchildren, Ama, Yamah, Taimah, Kle, Jayda, Emry, Israel, Joy, Irie, Josiah, Elijah, Ellson, Ben, Forest and Margaux.