Meet Our Pastor and His Family
Come enjoy worshiping with Pastor Jeff Ainsworth and his family.
Pastor Jeff and his wife, Candy, have been married for 30 years. They are the parents of four children who love Jesus Christ and have been involved in the ministry their whole lives.
Angelina is 12 years old and loves being homeschooled, as all the Ainsworth children have been, and Lina loves helping her mom with all the housekeeping chores and playing mandolin. She’s also learning to play the piano.
Jesse is 15 years old and enjoys Lego construction, joke books, video games, playing drums during services, and learning to play the bass, violin, and harmonica. Jesse also has a vest full of merit badges he’s earned as a Royal Ranger.
Chris is 23 and is a graduate of Eastern Oklahoma State College. He is adept at anything with strings. In 2013, his guitar solo won first place in the Oklahoma Fine Arts Festival. Videos may be seen at GuitarChris.com. He also enjoys piano, mandolin, bass, banjo, and yo-yos. Besides playing in our praise and worship band, Chris also serves as a deacon.
Pastor Jeff and Candy’s oldest daughter, Amy, has been married to James Jenkins for five years and blessed the Ainsworth’s with their first grandchild, Charlee Grace, in the fall of 2014, their second, Johnathan Malachi, in the fall of 2015, and looking forward to a new addition in July 2019.
Besides pastoring, the Ainsworth’s ministry background includes children, youth, music, and teaching. Pastor Jeff loves preaching, teaching, and studying God’s Word. He holds a Bachelors degree in Church Ministries from Southwestern Assemblies of God University, a Master of Arts in Ministry from John Brown University, a Master of Divinity from Liberty Theological Seminary, and the doctoral level Educational Specialist degree from Liberty University.
Meet Our Leadership Team
Jeanie Adams is one of our founding members and she serves as the Church Secretary/Treasurer, Substitute Sunday School Teacher, and wherever and whenever she’s needed.
Gwenda Cleveland is our Christian Education Director. She also serves as one of our deacons and is the world’s greatest Rainbows leader. She really knows how to help where help is needed.
Linda Cope is the teacher for the adult class in Sunday School and on Wednesday nights. She is a gifted singer serving on our praise and worship team, and she also serves as one of our deacons.
Chris Ainsworth is also a deacon and plays piano and guitar during our praise and worship sets. He also plays and sings with the EOSC Chi Alpha and BCM Praise Bands.
Candy Ainsworth wears many hats. Besides being our First Lady, she also serves as our Missionettes Coordinator, our Stars Leader, our Children’s Church Pastor, our Power House Youth Leader, our Women’s Ministries Leader, and she helps plan and lead our praise and worship services.