Pastor Dan Lindsey

After serving 1 ½ years as an Assistant Pastor in Tampa, Florida, Dan was ordained into the ministry at Ottumwa Baptist Temple in December 1980. He pastored Ocean Shores Baptist Church in the resort community of Ocean Shores, Washington for 17 years, from January 1981 to December 1997. For 7 years, from 1998 to 2005, he was the Pastor of Mark Baptist Church, a country church south of Bloomfield, Iowa. In December 2005, Dan became the Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church, Sauk City. The Lindsey's first daughter, Stacie, was born with severe cerebral palsy. She died March 27, 1997 at the age of 14. Their three living children are Heidi, Joshua, and Amber. Heidi is married to Daniel Lentz and currently lives in the Milwaukee area where Daniel is attending seminary through Baptist College of Ministry at Falls Baptist Church in Menomonee Falls. Joshua, and his wife, Heather, live in Fargo, North Dakota, where Josh serves as Administrative Assistant at Master’s Baptist College, a ministry of Fargo Baptist Church. Amber is still at home, serving locally at our church. For more information about the Lindsey family, see "Connie's Corner" on this same website.


At the age of 17, Dan Lindsey was led to the Lord by an evangelist on March 28, 1975. Pastor A.D. Pringle of Ottumwa Baptist Temple in Ottumwa, Iowa baptized him on April 27 of the same year. Shortly thereafter, he began to sense God’s calling to become a preacher. That fall Dan began his biblical training at Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO. In 1979, he graduated with a B.A. in Theology. He met his wife, Connie at Ottumwa Baptist Temple and was married on June 9, 1979. Connie was saved and baptized at this same church when she was 12 years old. On June 9, 2014, Connie and Dan celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary.