Our Counselors are here as Guides to Freedom. We believe in Christian Counseling through personal therapy. Healing comes as we dive into God’s Word to find meaning, purpose and happiness. Freedom comes through surrender to God. Life comes through Jesus. Hope comes through victory. These are all building blocks to Freedom.
Mental Health Counselor
Uele & Susie Hunkin
PRESIDENT AND MARRIAGE COUNSELORS
Lynn Moore is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and received her Masters degree from Denver Seminary in Denver, Colorado in 1991. She graduated with her BA in Psychology from Central College, in Pella, Iowa in 1984 and is a 1980 HS graduate from Indianola.
Lynn has been in the counseling field since 1982; beginning while in college at the youth shelter in Newton, Iowa. She went on to work in youth shelters in Des Moines, Iowa City and Ames until moving to Denver, CO where she obtained her MA degree, worked at The Children’s Hospital Child and Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatric Units and opened a private practice. She returned to Iowa in 1995 and continued in private practice in Des Moines.
She specializes in women’s issues; specifically depression, grief and loss, anxiety, spiritual formation and eating disorders.
Lynn has a creative spirit, is a lover of everything artistic, and even sells some of her own art in craft fairs. She always looks for creative ways to engage people in the therapy process and to encourage clients in creative expression.
Lynn also loves engaging teen girls in the therapeutic process and they enjoy her creative approaches to therapy, especially art and writing. Assessing and encouraging a teen’s unique strengths and gifts are a vital part of Lynn’s approach and also her success in helping young girls heal and grow.
Lynn is married to Patrick and they have 2 sweet kitties Tasha and Abbie. They love living in the country since Lynn grew up on a farm south of Indianola. She loved Colorado and living minutes from the Rocky Mountains but missed her family and Midwest roots.
Uele (way-lay) and Susie Hunkin invest in marriages through Couples Therapy and Marriage Counseling.
Uele and has been in professional ministry since 1985.
He is a graduate of Faith Baptist Bible College & Seminary in Ankeny, IA, majoring in Education and minoring in Bible, Pastoral Studies, and Counseling. In 1985, Uele was granted a pastoral license in ministry in Seattle, WA, and in 1996 was ordained as a Reverend at a District Assembly of Ordained Elders in Salem, OR.
Uele has served as an Associate Pastor from 1985-1996, a Senior Pastor from 1996-2005, and an Itinerate Pastor and Home Missionary from 2005 to present. He has also been a part of global missions trips and local homeless ministries, doing everything from building houses to serving soup.
Uele currently serves as the President of Rock Solid Center and the President of Restoring Hope International Missions Board.
Uele and his wife Susie Hunkin have been married for 28 years, counseling both couples and families as a team since 1992. They have four adult children, two grandchildren, and three dogs.