Elders

Jesus has given elders (commonly called pastors) as gifts to lead, feed, and protect the church. These are the men our church has recognized as elders.

  • Asher Griffin

    Staff ELDER

    Asher has been serving as an elder since August of 2019 and serves as the Lead Pastor. He and his wife, Brooke, are both from Edmond, OK, and both graduated from Oklahoma State University. 

  • Doug Ratzlaff

    LAY ELDER, Chair

    Doug has been serving as an elder since 2017. He works for ONEOK and serves as the chairman of the Elders. Doug grew up at EMB, and he and his wife live in Enid with their children.

  • Adam Sandwick

    LAY ELDER

    Adam has been serving as an elder since 2018. He is originally from Enid and works in finance in town. Adam and his wife have five daughters.

  • Larry Frey

    Lay Elder

    Terrill has been serving as an elder since 2017. He is retired from Adult Protective Services, and he and wife live in Enid.

  • Terrill Unruh

    LAY ELDER

    Terrill has been serving as an elder since 2016. He works in independent construction and repair. Terrill grew up at EMB, and he and his wife have a son and daughter.

Deacons & Ministry Team Leaders

Deacons and Ministry Team Leaders are servants that lead in specific areas of practical ministry within the church. These servants have been recognized as deacons and leaders by our church.

  • Ministry Team Leaders

    • Deacon Team Leader - David Delaplane
    • Discipleship Team Leader - Roger Gossen
    • Finance and Facility Team Leader - Roger Ediger
    • Outreach Team Leaders - Elders
    • Worship Team Leader - Sheryl Meier
  • Deacons

    • Harold & Leona Buller
    • Lois Clausing
    • Dave & Angie Delaplane
    • Barbara Dieterle
    • Clayton Hamm
    • Darlene Koehn
    • Sheryl Meier
    • Kip & Michelle Nelson

STaff


  • Gina Reimer

    Financial Secretary

    Gina serves as the Financial Secretary. She is a graduate of Tabor College in Hillsboro, KS. Her husband works with ADM and they have two children.

  • Jodi Gossen

    Office Secretary

    Jodi serves as the Office Secretary. She is a graduate of Tabor College in Hillsboro, KS. Her husband is a school teacher in Kremlin, OK, and they have many children and grandchildren.

  • Asher Griffin

    Lead Pastor & Elder

    Asher serves as the Lead Pastor and as one of the Elders. He is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. His wife is a Child Life Specialist.

  • Katie Streck

    Coordinator of NURSERY

    Katie serves as the Coordinator of the Nursery. She is a graduate of Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, OK. Her husband farms and they have four children.