Children

Louie Schmitz

Hi, I’m Louie! I am married to my amazing wife, Katrina and we have three children, Sadie, Griffin and Penelope. We love going to new parks and playgrounds.  I love all kinds of sports. My favorite is for sure basketball. I’m only a fan of college basketball once March Madness rolls around, and I pride…

Emily Zhu

Hi, Friends! I’m Emily and I am a overboard, die-hard Jesus freak! I am a lover of coffee in large doses, hiking where there aren’t any trails and cheering way too loud for my favorite football team (hint: they’re green and yellow and rhyme with the shmoregon trucks). I started attending Morning Star in the…

Candace Lute

Hi, I’m Candace. I am a wife, a mama to three boys, and I love Jesus and my church! I have had the privilege of working in Children’s Ministries here at Morning Star since 2014. My job is to coordinate all of the amazing volunteers who take care of our babies and toddlers every week…