405 Myra Lane, Moravia, IA 52571 Sunday School 9:30 AM | Sunday Worship 10:30 AM & 6:00 PM | Wednesday Activities 7:00 PM


Meet the Staff


Rev. Terry Chapman

Rev. Terry Chapman

Senior Pastor

Rev. Terry Chapman is lead pastor at the Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene.  Pastor Chapman is married to Gisele and has two adult children.  The Chapman's were married in 1977.  They also have 2 grandsons. Pastor Chapman attended Vennard College in University Park, IA graduating in 1992 with a degree in Biblical Theology and Missions.  The Chapman family moved to Moravia in 1992 and have been here since.  Previous to Moravia, Pastor Chapman was in Albia, IA for 2 1/2 years.

Harold Flach

Harold Flach

Youth Pastor

Harold Flach is the youth pastor at the Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene.  Pastor Harold has a desire to see young people come to have an exciting and loving personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  He loves to use his passions and talents as tools to spread the Gospel of building the Kingdom.  Pastor Harold previously served as the youth pastor in Eldon Missouri at the Eldon Church of the Nazarene.  He graduated from Mid America Nazarene University with B.A. in Ministry and was also part of two HAAC championship football teams.  Pastor Harold and his Fiancé Whitney Newman are excited about their ministry opportunities in Moravia.  In His downtime Pastor Harold loves to hunt, fish, golf, and root on his home state Kentucky Wildcats.

Donna Palmeter

Donna Palmeter

Children's Pastor

Donna Palmeter has been the Children’s Pastor at Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene since May, 2011. She has a strong desire to see children experience God in their lives and has been involved with children’s ministry for over 25 years. She was previously a children’s pastor at Victory Christian Church in Columbia, Missouri for 3 years as well as previously being on staff at the Nazarene church in Oskaloosa, Iowa. Donna graduated from Victory Bible Institute in Tulsa, Oklahoma, while living in Tulsa she was a Bus Pastor for three years ministering to inter-city children. She recently completed her course of study with Nazarene Bible College was ordained in July 2015. Donna is married to her husband Bob. In her spare time she helps Bob with the Christians radio station they operate in Ottumwa, Iowa. She also works as the afterschool director at the Moravia Community School. They have two children, their daughter Jessica lives in Atlanta, Georgia and son Chris lives in Portland, Oregon.  Donna has four grandchildren.

Patty Brown

Patty Brown

Office Manager

Patty Brown is currently the Office Manager at Lighthouse Church of the Nazarene.  She began working in the church office in August 2002.  Patty and her husband Marty are involved helping with the Broken C Cowboy Ministry here.   They have a daughter Kendall and a son Carson.