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Face Time with Jim Megchelsen

Elburn resident Jim Megchelsen, 52, was attending an Elburn Chamber of Commerce meeting at the American Legion in Elburn when he answered questions for Shaw Media’s Zachary Van Vuren.

Van Vuren: Where did you grow up?
Megchelsen: Ainsworth, Iowa

Van Vuren: What did you want to be when you grew up?
Megchelsen: I wanted to play Major League Baseball.

Van Vuren: What was your first job?
Megchelsen: Delivering TVs and VCRs

Van Vuren: Do you have any family?
Megchelsen: I have a wife, Trish, and four children, Rebecca, Jessica, Alicia and Joshua.

Van Vuren: Do you have any pets?
Megchelsen: No

Van Vuren: Do you have a book or movie that you would like to recommend?
Megchelsen: The Gospel of Luke

Van Vuren: Who would play you in a movie?
Megchelsen: Jon Favreau

Van Vuren: Do you have a favorite local restaurant?
Megchelsen: Paisano's Pizza and Grill

Van Vuren: What's your favorite flavor of ice cream?
Megchelsen: Butter pecan

Van Vuren: Do you have a favorite charity?
Megchelsen: Wayside Cross in Aurora

Van Vuren: What is an interesting fact about yourself?
Megchelsen: I've been a pastor for 25 years.

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