our staff

We are blessed at First Christian Church to have a staff that is Spirit led, biblically sound, servant oriented, and passionate about the message of Jesus Christ. They work diligently to grow the local congregation as well as the Kingdom of God as a whole.

(If you wish to contact any of our staff, please click on the position title in order to send them an email.)

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  • Music Director

    Kay Mohn Payne joined our staff in March 2010. She has a long heritage at First Christian Church as her mother, Lyde Mohn, served for many years as church pianist. After retiring from teaching, Kay has dedicated her life to ministering through music. She leads the adult choir and handbell choir, as well as assists with funerals and weddings when requested.

    Kay is blessed to be surrounded by her three daughters and two grandchildren, as well as several of her siblings.

    She enjoys playing bridge with her friends, watching her daughters prosper, and spoiling her grandchildren.

  • Mallorie Adkins join the staff in Febraury, 2018 as the interim church secretary.

  • Church Custodian

    Frances Straughn joined our staff in 2015. While she is new to the staff, she is not new to our church family. Her mother is a long-time member of First Christian Church and Frances spent her early years as a member as well.

    She has a son and daughter who have blessed her with four grandchildren. Her most recent news was her marriage to lifelong friend, Linwood, in the fall of 2015.

    Frances enjoys serving her church, spending time with the grandchildren, and experiencing her new life with her new husband.