Leadership Team


Lead Pastor – Jacob Miller

Jacob is a husband and father of 4, and lifetime resident of Pleasant Hope. He graduated from Pleasant Hope High in 1995 and obtained his Bachelors of Science in Religion from Liberty University in 2014. Jacob has served in various leadership roles in the church ranging from Youth Ministry to Eldership for over the past 15 years, and was most recently the Discipleship Pastor of Freshwater Springfield Church for 5 years.

Elder – Kelly Rehm

Kelly is a husband and father of 3, originally from Michigan.  He currently resides with his beautiful wife, Dallion, and his sons in Pleasant Hope, Missouri.  He holds Bachelors of Arts in Intercultural Ministries from New Tribes Mission and a Master of Arts degree in Bible and Theology from Tyndale Seminary. He has served with several missions organizations and in Christian higher education for a number of years.

Elder – Evan Allen

Evan has grown up in the Springfield, Missouri area for most of his life. He played one year of college golf at Lyson college in Arkansas before trasnferring to the Ozarks Technical Community College and earning his associates’s degree. Evan and his wife Julie have married since 2012. God has blessed them with 3 beautiful children, Alexis, Payton, and Lucas. Evan has been serving the local church in various roles dating back to 2012.