• JOHN GILSTRAP, director, nextgen | 1996 | Oklahoma city

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    John is a graduate of Putnam City North High School and the University of Oklahoma. He has literally grown up in Church of the Servant and began serving as a student intern in youth ministries while still in college.  His passion for working with kids has led him to serve as youth pastor to both middle and high schoolers, and he has been an integral part of the Modern Worship Service since its inception.  He's married to Dawn and is the father of Sarah & Noah.  

  • sang nguyen, DIRECTOR, servant high school | 2012 | OKLAHOMA CITY

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    Sang was raised in Oklahoma City and graduated from Putnam City High School. His passion for student ministry began when he was a senior in high school through his youth group. This is where he encountered and acknowledged God’s love for the first time. He truly believes High School Ministry can be a safe place for students to nurture their faith and find value in following Christ. His goal is for students and families to fall more in love with Christ and be a light in this world. Sang graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a bachelor degree in Elementary Education. He loves photography, music, playing sports, having meaningful conversation over coffee, eating pho and Tana Thai, hanging out with his beautiful wife, watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, and saving the people of Gotham City.

  • jenna smith, DIRECTOR, servant middle school | 2013 | blackwell, ok

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    Before coming to Church of the Servant, Jenna attended school, and was an intern at Crossings Community Church for almost 3 years. Jenna enjoys hanging out with students, being goofy, spending time with her family, and watching others grow in their faith. She enjoys the little things in life like candles, walks, and baking. In regards to ministry Jenna says, “We serve a big and faithful God. He is at work in our youth, and I am blessed to watch as he works.”

  • andi neaves, servant students' administrative assistant | 2018 | ????

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    Andi has been a part of the Student Ministries team serving as a High School small group leader for the past 6 years. She was also on our Servant Kids staff as the Coordinator of Christian Education from 2005 - 2008. Todd, her husband, has served in Student Ministries for many years as a small group leader. Andi and Todd, along with their three daughters, Hillary, Meghan, and Rachel, are long-time members at Church of the Servant.

  • kourtney aller, DIRECTOR, servant kids | 2018 | LAWTON, OKLAHOMA

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    Kourtney has worked in children and youth ministry for over ten years and has enjoyed watching children and teenagers grow in their faith and come to know Jesus in a more real and personal way. She graduated with a business degree from Oklahoma State University, then earned a master’s of education degree from the University of Oklahoma. Kourtney has been married to her husband, Ryan, since 2002, and they have two sons, Noah and Nathan. She enjoys reading, traveling, spending time with her family, and playing tennis. Kourtney wants all children to know how much Jesus loves them and to see how God works in their lives and in the lives of those around them. She wants children to know God’s love and share it with others.

  • jessica kingservant kids elementary coordinator | 2018 | BARTLESVILLE, OK

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    Jessica was born and raised in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. She began her work in student ministry while she was still in high-school with her youth group at First United Methodist in Bartlesville. After graduating high-school in 2000, she took a gap year in order to go into ministry full time at a local children’s ministry. She then went on to attend the University of Oklahoma, majoring in Communications and minoring in Religious Studies. After graduating from OU she moved to Chile as a missionary where she has lived for 12 years. She recently returned to Oklahoma with her husband, Joel, and their two daughters, Grace and Melody. Jessica is passionate about God and listening to His call. She loves children and is excited to be in a position to help them not only hear and learn about Jesus, but to experience His love and come to know Him.

  • pam adams, administrative assistant to servant kids | 1997 | OKLAHOMA CITY

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    Pam loves to sew, knit, shop, travel, read, but especially she loves being called “Gigi” and spending time with her family.

  • dayna slater, servant kids preschool coordinator/starbright (childrens day out) director | 2013 | ????

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    Dayna has a passion for chidren’s ministry. She loves using her creativity to tell Bible stories and teach preschoolers about the love of Jesus. Dayna is a native Oklahoman and graduated from the University of Oklahoma. She is a Native American artist, baker and mom to three boys.

  • PATTY ZODY, NURSERY COORDINATOR | 2019

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    Patty has worked as both a volunteer and paid Servant staff member in the nursery since 1984. She also works in StarBright. Patty loves caring for little ones. Patty has a Master’s of Science in Elementary Education and Library Science as well as an Education Specialist degree in Reading Education. She retired from the Putnam City Schools as the Elementary Librarian in 2016. Patty and her husband, Roger, have been members of Church of the Servant for 30 years. She is the mother of four and grandmother to eight.

  • mallorie moore, DIRECTOR, warm world school | 2018 | Edmond, OK

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    Mallorie graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma where she received her degree in Early Childhood Education. While attending school at UCO she worked at First Christian Church Child Care for 5 years. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Robbie. After graduating from college, she taught at Deer Creek Elementary school for 3 years prior to having their first son, Hudson. They are expecting a another little boy, Gabe, this summer. She loves all things Disney, OU, food in general, cooking, and spending all the time she can with her family. She is currently the Director at Warm World School and previously taught in the Monarch's program. She has a passion for developing a love of learning in early childhood. Warm World brings new joys each week and fulfills her dreams of an ideal early childhood experience. 

  • Wendi humes, Assist. DIRECTOR, WARM WORLD SCHOOL | 1998 | Oklahoma City

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    Wendi was raised in OKC and graduated from Putnam City High School, went to UCO and graduated with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She and Shawn were married and she started working at Warm World in 1998. She taught Caterpillars, Butterflies, Kites and Kindergarten (which Ms. Misty and she started in 2001) before becoming the Assistant Director in 2007.  She has wanted to work with kids as long as she can remember.  She and Shawn have 2 sons, Dade & Beckam.  She enjoys anything purple, traveling (Disney World is the favorite!) and watching her boys in all of their activities!  She says, "I believe that Warm World is the best place to work and the most amazing place for early learners! "

  • Judy Held,  Administrative Assistant to Warm World School |  1988 | Oklahoma  

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    Judy is a Methodist Preacher's Kid! Born and raised in the Oklahoma conference. She started working at Warm World as the administrative assistant in 1988! Her son, Buck, and daughter, Calley, are both Warm World Alumni. Buck & Reagan's 3 children have attended and the youngest is currently attending Warm World. Judy enjoys participating in and opening up the church for bootcamp 3 days a week! She also enjoys spending every minute she can with those 4 precious grandkids! She loves being at Warm World because it brings her JOY!