Volunteer Staff Team

Meet our folks that continue to organize and help meet the needs of the congregation in their various areas.  If you would like to reach out to any of them, Click Here to email and we'll make sure they get connected with you.

  • Scott Clark - Front Door Ministry

    Scott has lived in Jefferson City since 2017 and attended First Church of God. Follower since childhood. Baptized in the Pacific Ocean on a mission trip to Costa Rica. He enjoys baking cookies for his staff and for church special events. Scott enjoys spending time with his family, church family, and traveling.  His life verse is Joshua 1:9 (KJV)  "Have I not commanded thee?  Be strong and of good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed:  for the Lord they God is with thee whithersoever thou goest." 

  • Mike Nash - Global Missions

    Mike and his wife Betty have lived in Jefferson City and have attended First Church of God for over 40 years.  Mike accepted Christ as his Savior as a young teen in VBS.  He has served in almost every capacity here at the church, but primarily in the field of missions.  He has led over a dozen mission trips both inside and outside of the United States.  He enjoys traveling with his wife, visiting with and playing with the horses at their daughter Erin's in Mississippi and doing special activities with his son Phillip.

  • Penny Sneller - Discipleship

    Penny Sneller currently oversees the ministry of discipleship which includes our adult Sunday school classes & small group ministry.  She has been a part of the First Church of God family in Jefferson City for 30+ years.  During that time she has served in a variety of roles including nursery, children's church, youth ministry, Sunday school & small group ministry.  Penny is married to Mark Sneller and they are the proud parents of 5 adult sons (4 daughter in-laws) & 11 grandchildren.  When she is not watching her grandchildren's sporting events, she enjoys camping  & traveling.  Her life verse is Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope & a future."

  • Debbie Whitener - Hospitality

    Debbie was born in Gary, Indiana and lived in Chicago during her childhood.  She moved to Jefferson City in 1968 and met the love of her life, Robert, during high school.  They married in 1972.  She has 3 children and 7 grand children.  Debbie is a retired nurse but continues to work as needed at St. Mary's Health Center.

  • Doug Whetstone - Building and Grounds

    Doug grew up in the Kansas City and Denver Areas.  He joined the USAF upon graduating high school in 1966 and retired in 1988 while living in Alaska.  He moved to St. George, Utah with his wife Kay where they lived for 24 years.  He worked for the City of St. George as a building maintenance technician for 19 years before retiring.  Doug gave his life to Christ in January of 1993 and has never looked back.  His hobbies include model railroading, genealogy and riding his Honda Goldwing Trike.