Lucas Fritch was born and raised in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Lucas studied psychology, youth ministry, and photography at Olivet Nazarene University. Lucas was elected Freshmen Class Chaplain and vice president for Men's Residential Life. 

 

During his college summers, Lucas worked at Camp Table Rock, in southern Missouri. Here he learned the discipline of adequate amounts of sunscreen, how to make funny videos, and more importantly, his passion for youth ministry. 

 

Lucas is engaged to Elaine Ellis and everyone is in agreement that he is punching above his weight in the romance department. 

 

In his free time, Lucas enjoy's rock climbing, playing ultimate frisbee, and photography. 

Lucas Fritch

Youth Pastor

pastor_lucas@oaklandnaz.org