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About Us

Our Elders & Deacons

Since we follow the New Testament, our church may seem different to some, and maybe in more ways than one. One big difference is that we do not follow or belong to any larger group or organization. We are led by older men (Elders, Bishops, Pastors are all Biblical names that apply to this office )among us following the guidelines of the New Testament (Acts 14:23, 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9, 1 Peter 5:1-5). These men are servants of the Lord by leading and helping us follow the Lord all the time.

In the New Testament there were men who took on the task of preaching and teaching about Jesus. In modern times they are mistakenly called "Pastor," "Father," or "Reverend." While all of these terms are Biblical, they do not belong solely to the one who teaches about the Lord. While our preacher is also one of the Elders, the person in the front with the microphone is a teaching servant of God and under the guidance of the Elders.

Also in the New Testament, men were selected to help meet the needs of the growing church (similar to the teaching in Acts 6:1-7). These servants (deacons), are men who have been selected by the church who meet the qualifications for this work ( 1 Tim. 3:8-13). These servants complete an invaluable service, helping the Elders deal with more pressing spiritual matters and prayer.

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Tim Anderson
Elder
Steve Hewlett
Elder
Lyle Lovell
Elder
John Osborne
Elder
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Mark Russell
Elder/Preacher
Chris Ball
Deacon
Brian Glover
Deacon
Jim Hunt
Deacon
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Ed Praschak
Deacon
Jack Swims
Deacon
Craig Teel
Deacon
Mark Wildman
Deacon