Tom Widmer

North Liberty Missions Elder

Tom Widmer has been part of Grace Community since 1988 and has served as an Elder since 1991. Tom’s passion is helping people develop a heart for mission, starting in their homes and reaching to the ends of the earth. He and wife Glenda developed and teach Missions Club for elementary age kids on Sundays, and are both active in short-term missions. Outside of Grace, Tom serves as a chaplain to the Iowa City Police Department, where he retired from after 30 years of service. He is also involved in Big Brothers/Big Sisters and loves to fish and camp. Tom and Glenda have two children – Timothy, who beat them to heaven, and Tabitha, who is married and has one son, Henley.