Leadership & Staff

"Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased with His own blood" - Acts 20:28


Pastors Larry & Wendy Crawford
Lead Pastors

 Photo Credit:  Peter Hellberg

Larry & Wendy are blessed with four children.  Faith is finishing her BA at Illinois State University with the plans to attend Veterinarian School at the University of Illinois; Jonathan is serving as an Intern at Christian Life Church in Orange Beach, AL while attending college; Kaylee is in 5th grade and has a passion for worship, dancing, and basketball; Elijah is in 3rd grade and loves to play football, baseball, basketball and read. Their transparent lives and ministry are touching the community resulting in Jesus transforming lives of individuals, couples and families.

Pastor Larry graduated from Lincoln Christian University (LCU) with a BA in Christian Ministries. He continued his education and received an MA in Contemporary Theology from LCU in 2013. He is known for his passionate preaching, upbeat personality, and his undying commitment to empowering people to experience God’s best in their lives. He has ministered in Africa, Canada, Mexico, Israel, India and different locations throughout the United States. 

Pastor Wendy serves as the Worship Pastor. She also serves alongside her husband as a co-pastor. She ministers through one on one counseling with women, counseling couples with Pastor Larry and in any area where she is needed. Her smile and sweet spirit leaves a lasting impression on all who meet her. 

Pastors Larry & Wendy, travel into churches ministering conferences, revivals and outreach events. They have a heart for leaders and a passion for strengthening leaders and churches. It is their heart-cry to see the Body of Christ unite as Jesus prayed in John 17, resulting in the evangelization of the world.

Contact: pastorlarry@oacflincoln.com


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LARA o’DONOGHUE
cHILDREN’S PASTOR

Lara has a heart for ministry and a relationship with Jesus Christ. She believes serving children brings an unexpected treasure of blessings, and is looking forward to working with the amazing children’s ministry team to continue to grow the program, be an outreach to the community, and develop relationships with the children and their families. Matthew 19:14 Children matter♥️


Molly DiBerardino
Administrative Assistant

Molly is often the first voice you hear when you call the office or the first smiling face you see when you stop by.  She is always ready to assist you, encourage you and minister to you.  

 

Oversight Team

  Pastors Fred & Liz Franks   Christian Life Church  Orange Beach, AL

Pastors Fred & Liz Franks

Christian Life Church
Orange Beach, AL

  Dr. Richard & Pastor Theresa Hilton   Calvary church and Calvary Alliance of Churches  Johnson City, TN

Dr. Richard & Pastor Theresa Hilton

Calvary church and Calvary Alliance of Churches
Johnson City, TN

  Chuck Porta   Ram's Horn Ministries  Eden Prairie, MN

Chuck Porta

Ram's Horn Ministries
Eden Prairie, MN

  Pastors Tommy & Diane Williams   Nehemiah Ministries  Villa Rica, GA

Pastors Tommy & Diane Williams

Nehemiah Ministries
Villa Rica, GA