Ministers

Marty Kessler

Marty Kessler

Pulpit Minister / Elder

Marty began his work with the Choctaw congregation in May of 2001 and has served the Lord's Kingdom as a full-time minister for over 35 years, preaching for congregations in Virginia, Kansas, and Oklahoma. Marty graduated from Bear Valley School of Biblical Studies and Missions in Colorado.

Marty has proven himself to be an effective preacher of God's Word, delivering sermons in a way that makes the Word of God easy to understand and applicable to today's world. Marty and his wife Debbie have three children.

mkessler@choctaw.church

Titus West

Titus West

Youth & Family Minister

Titus is the former intern at the Choctaw Church of Christ. He has spent the last three years attending Sunset Bible Institute and dedicating his time and energy to the service of the Choctaw Church body. He has one wife, three children, two dogs, one cat and one fish all of which he loves very much.

twest@choctaw.church

Elders

Bob Aldridge

Bob Aldridge

Bob and his wife Jeanie have been married since 1982. They have 3 daughters, two are married, and 5 grandchildren. He is currently working at Oklahoma Christian University in the Physical Plant department. He served as a deacon for the Choctaw congregation for 12 years working with the studio and sound booth.

Bob Chilton

Bob Chilton

Education

Bob and his wife Linda have two daughters, two sons-in-law, and four grandchildren. Bob attended 3 years at Harding College in Searcy, AR and is now retired from General Motors. He has been a member of the church for 45 years.

Steve Harrison

Steve Harrison

Visitation / WBS

Steve and his wife Karen have been married since 1968. They have a son and a daughter and a son-in-law. They have one grandson and three granddaughters. He worked in the school system as a teacher and in the AV dept for 34 years retiring in 2003. He has been a Christian for over 50 years and has served as a deacon and elder.

Johnny Henderson

Johnny Henderson

Worship

Johnny and his wife Niecie have been married since 1969. They have a daughter and a son and daughter-in-law. Johnny and Niecie have also been blessed with 5 grandchildren. Johnny received his BSE from Oklahoma Christian University in 1976. He has been a teacher and coach for over 30 years and has been a member of the church for over 40.

Harold Weaver

Harold Weaver

Finance

Harold and his wife Jane were married in 1959. They have two sons and daughters-in-law, two daughters and sons-in-law, 10 granddaughters and one grandson. These children and their spouses are all active members of the church where they live.

Harold was a US Marine after high school. He graduated from OSU as an electrical engineer and worked in Texas and at Tinker Air Force Base where he retired in 1995. Up until a few years ago, Harold and Jane owned and operated a farm in Choctaw where they grew and sold Christmas trees.

Missionaries

Jean Tyrard Elmera

Jean Tyrard Elmera

Haiti
Geoffrey Kirima

Geoffrey Kirima

Meru, Kenya
Mike Mazzalongo

Mike Mazzalongo

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Deacons

Don Alsup

Don Alsup

Worship
Don Furche

Don Furche

Education
Hal Gatewood

Hal Gatewood

BibleTalk.tv / Technology
Preston Jenkins

Preston Jenkins

Small Groups
Kendall Perkins

Kendall Perkins

Youth Education
Lloyd Smith

Lloyd Smith

Benevolence
Robert Young

Robert Young

Finance

Office

Tina Punneo

Tina Punneo

Secretary
Tina Carpenter

Tina Carpenter

Bookkeeper
Gail Morgan

Gail Morgan

Custodial
Gloria Vernon

Gloria Vernon

Custodial
Charlie Andrews

Charlie Andrews

Custodial