Meet Our Team!

  • ReV. & Mrs. Gary Wheeler

    Sis. Linda Wheeler Serves as our First Lady and also leads our Ladies Ministries. She also has a special place in her heart for children and coordinates our iKids Children's Ministry.

  • Rev. C.L. Watford: Youth Pastor & Pastoral Support

    Rev. C.L. Watford serves as youth pastor over Impact Student Ministries. He and his wife, LaDawn, reach out and minister to kids in the community with love and compassion. He teaches Biblical principles by using unique and innovative ways to capture their attention. 

  • Rev. & Mrs. John Castillo: Primera iglesia Unida

    Le esperamos para que comparta con nosotros la Palabra de Dios y se goce en las Alabanzas! Jesucristo tience un milagro para su vida! Servicios en Espanol, Domingos @ 6pm.

  • iKids Children's Ministry

    iKids Children's Ministry comes with a team of inspired teachers and puppets ready to worship Jesus on Sundays at 1pm!

  • Kristy Norwood: First ladies

    Our Ladies Ministry coordinates events and outings to minister in the hearts and lives of women. Annual events include Texas Ladies Conference in March and Sectional Conference throughout the year. Our Vision: Reaching women within our church and beyond by being the hands and feet of Christ through ministries, activities, and functions, while helping them to see their value in Christ and equipping/empowering them to further His kingdom.

  • Marvin Copeland: Music Ministry

    Marvin Copeland serves as the music director of First Church. He brings a wealth of music experience having served as a choir director and minister of music for many years in various congregations. 

  • Barbara Lyons: Ladies Prayer Group

    Our Ladies Prayer Group meets Tuesdays at 10am for prayer. The group also hosts quarterly luncheons and meets for times of fellowship

  • Damon & Jessica Mayfield: First Impressions Ministry

    Our goal is to be the friendliest church in Orange. First Impressions Ministry helps us accomplish that goal by providing friendly greeters and ushers to welcome our guests to First Church. 

  • Ricardo Garcia: Reapers Outreach

    Bro. Riq Garcia directs our evangelism and outreach program, where we seek to minister to the needs of community with love and compassion. 

  • Claudia Williamson: Young at Heart Senior Ministry

    Our Senior Fellowship group (ages 60+) is led by Claudia Williamson. The Young at Heart group plans activities and day trips throughout the year for those who are still "young at heart!"

  • Rebekah Foster: Music AssistanT/ Hyphen College & Career

    Rebekah Foster assists' with the music department and also leads and teaches our Hyphen College & Career age group, encouraging fellowship and coordinating events. 

  • Veda Butler: Secretary/ Hyphen College & Career

    Veda Butler serves as Secretary, and she also leads and teaches our Hyphen College & Career age group, encouraging fellowship and coordinating events.

  • Rev. Devon Anders: administrative assistant

    Rev. Devon Anders serves and supports the Pastor and the ministries of First Church.