Staff


  • PHil Martin, Lead Minister email

    Phil and Kim are graduates of Kentucky Christian University (class of '85). They came to First Christian Church in August of 1992. Prior to becoming FCC's Lead Minister in 2007, he served as Youth Minister, Senior Adult Minister, Associate Minister, and Worship Leader.

    Phil's heart beats emphatically to see people fully embrace Jesus as Savior and Lord of their life. Phil is an SCHS graduate ('80). He is honored and humbled to serve in his hometown church alongside an incredible group of elders and dedicated staff.

    Phil and Kim have two married sons and four grandchildren.

  • David Jarrett, Creative Arts Minister EMAIL

    Dave, a Graduate of Lincoln Christian University with bachelors degrees in Music and Youth Ministry, along with a Masters in Worship Studies, has been leading the creative arts ministry at FCC since January of 2008.

    David and Kristin have 4 kids: Jackson (Jan. 2006), Kinsey (Nov. 2007),  Kayleigh (Jan. 2010), and Kolten (Jul. 2017). They are also the foster parents to Ana.

    Along with an obvious love of music and the arts, Dave enjoys spending time with his family, especially in the outdoors. Hunting and fishing are a way of retreat and relaxation.

  • Jesse Brinkley, Children's Minister email

    Jesse earned his undergraduate degree from St. Louis Christian College and his Master's of Religious Education from Lincoln Christian University. He has been leading the Children's Ministry since November of 2013.

    Jesse and Lauryn have three kids:  Selah (Oct. 2012), Nolan (Aug. 2015), and Corban (Nov. 2018).

    He enjoys spending time with his family, students, volunteers, and reeling in the lunkers.

  • Logan West, Student Minister Email

    Logan is a graduate of Lincoln Christian University. He joined the FCC staff as Student Minister in July of 2014.

    Logan and Allison are graduates of SCHS and are now serving in their home church. They have one daughter, Harper (Mar. 2019). They love hanging with students and challenging them to grow deeper in their faith. Logan enjoys listening to music, playing video games, and seeing the latest movies.

  • Dawn Mccoy, Secretary email

    Dawn joined the FCC staff in January of 2007. She grew up in Hoffman, IL, earned an Associate degree at Kaskaskia College and came to FCC with several years of office experience.

    Dawn and her husband, Jeff, have three adult children and one grandson. Dawn enjoys spending time with her family and friends and always has a good book close at hand.