Sunday School at 9 am | worship at 10 am


Jared von Kamp

Senior Pastor

Jared was recently called as senior pastor of Christ First Church. He previously served as associate pastor for nearly nine years, overseeing the youth and music ministries. He is married to Rebecca, and together they are blessed to have three wonderful children. Jared has a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Akron, an M. Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and is currently working on a D. Min. degree through Covenant Theological Seminary. In his free time, he enjoys reading, making music on the euphonium, and taking his dog out for a hike around Lake Charleston.



The elders are responsible caring for the congregation, teaching the Scriptures, ensuring sound doctrine, equipping the saints, guiding and directing the overall vision and mission of the church.

Our current elders are:

  • Jerry Calandrilla
  • Curt Fisher
  • Bill Rardin
  • Richard Vail
  • Jared von Kamp.


The deacons are servant leaders who are responsible for serving day-to-day needs that support the overall ministry of the church, such as: finances, building maintenance, childcare, preparing fellowship meals, security, etc.

Our current deacons are:

  • Lenore Aebischer
  • Mary Lynn Cobb
  • Cindy Fisher
  • Helen Hendren
  • Kiel Schaljo
  • Maranda Schaljo
  • Brent Schroeder
  • Grant Sterling
  • Lynne Sterling