Lead Pastor

Pastor Sherry and Stan Welch

Sherry Welch has a heart for people and a passion to empower believers. She has served in ministry with her husband, Stan, for over 35 years. This includes a variety of ministry, traveling across the United States in evangelistic work and serving as pastors for 26 years. Sherry has been the Southern Missouri Women’s Director for 14 years now. She travels to speak, train, and deliver the message of redemption to women all over the world.
Sherry and Stan have one Son, Steven, one daughter, Sumer, daughter-in-law, Danina, son-in-law, Doug, three granddaughters, Hannah, Haley, and Haven, and two grandsons, Van and Carter.


Life Kids Pastor

Pastor Jim and Pam Calvin

Jim and Pam Calvin bring a variety of experiences in working and ministering to families. Jim is an ordained minister and is currently the Christian Education Director for the Southern Missouri District of the Assemblies of God. Pam holds a Masters Degree in Education and is a teacher within the Springfield Public School District. Their heart is to see children of all ages accept the love of Jesus Christ and to help build strong family units within the church through Family Ministry.