Dale Smoes

Dale Smoes

Dale joined the Grace staff as Technology Director in 2016 and has been part of Grace Family since the later 1980s, becoming a member in 1989. Dale has served in various areas over his years at Grace: Missions Committee, Community Impact Committee, Deacon, AWANA, Small group leader, Adult Ed Co-leader, Helping Hands liaison, hospital visitations, Lawn Rangers team, and as Technology Director.

Dale’s goal in this position is to – Reclaim Technology for God’s Kingdom, while striving to apply instructions from 1 Peter 4:10&11b (NIV)

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ.

Dale, an IT Professional, possesses over 35 yrs of varied IT (Information Technology) and AV (Audio Visual) experience and background.

Dale is part of a family consisting of his wife, Jane, and four adult children – three of who have graduated from college and are working in their respective areas of expertise, and one who continues his studies at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. In his spare time Dale enjoys working in his yard and garden, geo-caching, 5K speed-walking, and spending time with his family – especially during those rare occurrences when everyone’s schedules allow getting together at the same time and place. Dale enjoys being available to lend a helping hand to friends and family, whether needs are technical, mechanical, or physical.

Dale’s Life Verse – Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. James 1:12 (ESV)