Reverend Craig Pesti-Strobel  is the pastor of the Cottage Grove United Methodist Church.  He also serves as the pastor of the Junction City United Methodist Church in Junction City, OR.

Because of this shared arrangement, Pastor Craig alternates Sundays between the two churches. He will be in residence in Cottage Grove on the following Sundays.

January 5 and 19, February 2 and 16, March 1, 15 and 29, April 12 and 26, May 10 and 24, June 7 and 21.