MEET THE STAFF
Pastor Ernie and Michele Wright have served as senior pastors for sixteen years in the states of Missouri, West Virginia, and Kansas before coming to Oklahoma in 2014.
Pastor Ernie is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God. Along with serving as Senior Pastor of Sooner Harvest, Pastor Ernie serves over 90 churches in Oklahoma and Kansas as the Youth & Discipleship Director for the Church of God Heartland Region.
Michele is an Exhorter in the Church of God, and also serves as the Heartland Region Girls Ministry Coordinator for Oklahoma and Kansas. She is currently an elementary teacher with Oklahoma City Public Schools.
The Wrights were married in 1992. They have two children still at home, a daughter at Lee University (Cleveland, TN), and a son and daughter-in-law who live in the Oklahoma City area.
They have an awesome dog named Eggroll who does nothing wrong. EVER.
Senior Adult Leaders
Information about senior adult leaders here…
Young Adult PAstors
Payton and Kaylah Lynam got married in May of 18. They are currently expecting their first child in April of 19. Payton has been in music ministry and youth ministry before stepping into his current role as the young adult pastor. Kaylah is also licensed and looking forward to serving along side her husband in ministry.
Stephen Cory and Angie Newnam have six kids and three grandkids under three to help keep them busy. Together they enjoy camping and model scale trains. Stephen became an Exhorter’s minister in 2018 and the two are planning to take the next step to become Ordained Ministers. They have been the youth pastors for four years and are excited to see what the future holds for this generation.
Shannon Hock has been doing children’s ministry for over 15 years. She and her husband, Brian have 3 girls. Shannon has a passion to give kids a strong foundation before our kids get to the struggles of the teen years.