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Pastor Mark DeMoss

Senior Pastor

Office: 405-799-9799
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Twitter: @PastorMarkCHBC

Pastor Mark has served as the Senior Pastor at CHBC since 2006. His previous experience includes youth, college, and pastoral ministry in Texas and Oklahoma. He has been married to his wife Susan since 1992 and together they have two teenagers, Noah and Hannah. Mark has a business degree from Oklahoma University and a Masters of Divinity from Southwestern Seminary. He spends most of his spare time at his kids’ sporting events, cheering for the Sooners, or reading a John MacArthur book. 

 
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Scott Sanders

Associate Pastor of Music and Older Adults

Office: 405-799-9799
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Pastor Scott and his wife René came to CHBC in 2008. They have four adult children and four grandchildren, Monroe, Amos, Gabriel, and one on the way. Scott taught at Christian Heritage Academy for 23 years, has served in the U.S. Navy band for 4 years, and has served churches in California, Missouri, and Oklahoma. He holds bachelor degrees in Religion and Music and a Masters degree in Biblical Counseling from Luther Rice Seminary. He is also a Chief Warrant Officer in the Oklahoma Army National Guard. Scott loves writing music, playing piano, and spending time with his wife. 

 
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Isaias Vargas

Associate Pastor of Hispanic Ministries

Office: 405-799-9799
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Born in small town in Guatemala, Pastor Isaias was saved at the age of 20. Soon after, he attended the Central American Theological Seminary (SETECA) and began pastoring churches in Guatemala City. In 1999, God moved Isaias, his wife Miriam, and their four children Jessica, Graciela, Marisol, and Rudy to Guyman, Oklahoma, to help pastor a Hispanic church. Later, Isaias planted a church in Oklahoma City which is now the Hispanic Ministry of CHBC. He loves his family, has a great sense of humor, likes to take walks, and raves about his wife’s homemade tamales. 

 
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Cheryl Ross

Director of Preschool and Children's Ministries

Office: 405-799-9799
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Twitter: @CARoss25

Cheryl, her husband Rob, and their two children Ryan and Logan have been long-time members at CHBC. Cheryl joined the staff in 2008. Previously, she served as a caseworker for Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children and in various volunteer positions in the children's ministry of Capitol Hill. Cheryl has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oklahoma Baptist University. Her favorite book is Treasuring God In Our Traditions by Noël Piper. She loves big roller-coasters, fried shrimp, Diet Coke from Sonic, and anything chocolate.

 
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Aaron Swain

Associate Pastor of Students & Families

Office: 405-799-9799
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Twitter: @aaronpswain

Pastor Aaron, his wife Sarah, and their two girls Emma and Molly came to CHBC in 2013 from North Carolina. Aaron received a BA in Biblical Studies from The College at Southeastern and an MDiv from Southeastern Seminary. Aaron has previously served churches in North Carolina and has served in missions in New York City, Belize, Nigeria, Uganda, and Guatemala. He spends much of his spare time reading Christian biography, quoting sitcoms with his wife, cheering for the Tarheels, and wishing Bojangles would open up a restaurant in OKC. 

 
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Jason Crosby

Assistant Pastor of Membership

Office: 405-799-9799
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Twitter: @gatorman2276

Jason joined our staff in 2015. He’s a Florida native but moved to Oklahoma after being reassigned to a new post in the United States Air Force. Both Jason and his wife, Jennifer, are veterans who spent multiple tours in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Korea, respectively. They both recently retired from the Air Force and are enjoying their civilian jobs. They have two children, Caitlyn and Landon. Jason loves watching Sports Center, cheering for the Florida Gators, and word has it he’s a pretty good cook. 

 
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Brother Jim White

Pastor Emeritus

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Brother Jim was the Senior Pastor at CHBC for 32 years before retiring. He’s a life-long resident of Oklahoma and a proud graduate of Capitol Hill High School, Oklahoma Baptist University, and Southwestern Seminary. He married his wife Willa in 1960 and together they had Jeri Lynn and James White, Jr. and four beautiful grandchildren. In his retirement, he has continued in ministry by serving as transitional pastor for various churches. Brother Jim remains an active member of CHBC.

 


Administrative Assistants

 
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Donna Graham

Administrative Assistant - Receptionist

Office: 405-799-9799
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Deanna Hollis

Administrative Assistant - Publications

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Rebekah Juarez

Administrative Assistant - Financial Secretary

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