Mark Deckard

Pastor

From Indianapolis Indiana, Mark has been at COTL since 2003. He is married to His wife Teresa Bogle Deckard who grew up in Langley, OK. They met in OKC in a church youth choir and were married in 1988. They have two grown children.

  Mark is an avid musician who also leads worship at COTL. He enjoys sci-fi movies, photography and traveling.

  He has authored the faith enriching book titled Speak To The Sky.

Teen Pastor

Staff position is open and we are currently seeking passionate, spirit led, spirit powered people to reach and lead teens in the Ketchum area.

Kids Ministry

Alissa Stemple is our kids minister. She comes from a multigenerational family of global ministry professionals and is the Executive director and founder of Sparrows Nest Orphanage in Latvia. 

Alissa is highly effective in bringing Christian education, formation and healing into children's lives.

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Kelly Fansler

Secretary

Kelly is from Ponca City and is married to John and has one son and one grandchild. Kelly enjoys sewing, quilting, gardening and fishing.