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Van Veldhuizen -- Johnson engagement

Tia Joy Van Veldhuizen and Benjamin Kenneth Johnson are engaged to be married Feb. 4 at the Assembly of God Church in Willmar.

Van Veldhuizen is the daughter of David and JoAnn Van Veldhuizen of St. Cloud.

She is a 2001 graduate of St. Cloud Tech High School, a 2003 graduate of Ridgewater College in Willmar with an associate of arts degree, and a 2005 graduate of St. Cloud State University, with a bachelor's degree in journalism. She is employed as a freelance writer by the St. Cloud Times.

Johnson is the son of Ronald and Karen Johnson of Murdock.

He is a 1995 graduate of Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School, a 1997 graduate of Ridgewater College in Willmar with a degree in ag operation and management, a 1999 graduate of Covenant Bible College with a certificate in Biblical studies and a 2001 graduate of Crown College, with a bachelor's degree in youth ministry. He is employed as a farm assistant by Marcus Dairy.