Spanish. She also does bookwork for The Marshall Golf Club. She is involved with the Marshall Women of Today as Treasurer and is a board member for St. Stephen Lutheran Preschool. She enjoys scrapbooking, reading, golfing, volleyball and the outdoors. Her husband Eddie and three kids, Ava, Elijah and Brodie live in Marshall.

Pastor Lyle's journey to St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Marshall began in Minot, ND, where he was born and raised. He had further stops in...

-Grand Forks, ND (at the University of North Dakota).

-Moss, Norway (where he taught at the American College of Norway)

-Chicago, IL (where he attended the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago and survived being surrounded by 8 million other human beings).

-Tyler, MN (where he served First English Lutheran Church).

Lyle is married to his wife of 18 years, Emily. They a daughter, Astrid and a son, Tor. In his free time, Pastor Lyle likes to sleep, watch hockey, and sleep.

Pastor Lyle maintains a website and blogs on some semi-controversial things (you know, those kinds of opinions and things that make people mad). You can catch up with him at

Lauren Winn,

Financial Assistant

​Lauren Winn is our Financial Assistant here at St. Stephen and has been here since 2013. After growing up in White Bear Lake, MN she went to college at SMSU and received a
Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Business Management with minors in Marketing and 

She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, gardening, camping, animals and a huge MN Lynx fan.
Her favorite bible verse is Psalm 118:24 which reads "This is the day the Lord has made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it."

Angie Stacken,

Office Manager

Pastor Lyle Snyder

Angie Stacken was born in Waconia, MN, but spent most of her life in Norwood Young America. She moved to the Marshall area in 2009. She started working at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in June of 2013, and serves as the Church’s Office Manager.