Connections Magazine

Photo of Connections magazine
Photo of interior page from Connections magazine

Connections is a bimonthly magazine connecting Christians with God’s Word. Started by Pastor Kent Groethe, it was later purchased by Sola Publishing. Published bimonthly. 32 – 48 pages.

  • created layout for stories and ads
  • served as production editor 10 years, 63 issues
  • collaborated with executive editor
  • collaborated with authors/advertisers
  • edited photos
  • created ads
  • designed cover
  • managed entire prepress process


2008 – 2018

  • Advanced edit
  • Layout & Design
  • Typesetting
  • Proofreading
  • Project Management


  • Original design by Candy Rice


Magazines & Newsletters

From the Author

“Joy Minion and I started Connections in 2008 and our partnership was clearly orchestrated by God. We were a perfect team and loved our work together with the magazine for 10 years. She is a gifted person who made Connections pop.

Kent Groethe

Former Executive Editor @ Connections Magazine, Milbank, South Dakota