Pastor Matthew Kinley, Senior Pastor

As the primary teaching pastor, Pastor Matt has a passion for carefully unpacking the truths of Scripture. He is new to the First Church of Christ family and the Lock Haven Community. He and his wife have one daughter. Matthew and his wife, Shana, both studied at Johnson University in Knoxville, Tennessee. They are thrilled to be back in the great state of PA and closer to their families.

Contact: mrk62193@gmail.com 



Pastor Fred, Youth & Outreach Pastor

Pastor Fred’s main responsibility is teaching the youth and leading the children’s program. Fred and his family served as missionaries in Southeast Asia before coming to CBC. Fred has served on the board of Outreach International, and holds an M.Div degree from Westminster Theological Institute. He is passionate about teaching the youth.




Pastor Tom, Worship & Music Pastor

The Bible has a lot to say about music, and Pastor Tom’s role is to lead the church’s worship of God in a way that matches the character of God. Tom is an accomplished musician, who as ministered with numerous worship bands across the country. He worked as producer and sound engineer on many Dove award-winning albums, and is eager to share his gifts with the church.

What we believe:

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