Scott Marshall | Lead Pastor
Scott has served as a pastor for almost 25 years and loves what he does. Leading people toward Jesus and into a better tomorrow is what excites him. He is married to his college sweetheart, Andrea, and together they have 3 energetic kids—Hudson, Corban & Karrington. Scott loves spending time with his family, doing almost anything outdoors, working out (stress relief!) and trying not to lose digits doing woodworking and creative projects, while also working to keep his street cred as a foodie.
Lauren Morris | Interim Kids Director
Lauren Morris is serving as our interim Kids Director. She has been a member of Wichita First Church since 1999. She is a 2006 graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University with a degree in English Education. She previously taught middle school & high school in the Wichita area. She came to know Christ in middle school and has built lifelong friendships & relationships from being at church and living for Christ. Lauren & her husband, Matt, have been married for 13 years and have four children: Caleb (9), Leah (7), Claire (3) and Dylan (1).
Larry Page | Student Pastor
Larry Page (LP) has served as a Student Pastor for 25 years. He graduated from MidAmerica Nazarene University (BA double major in Religion & English) & Baker University (Masters of Liberal Arts) a long, long time ago in a galaxy far away. As a southern boy, his daily pursuit, apart from Jesus, is delicious meats, cold Mountain Dew, strong coffee and authentic southern sweet tea!
What drives LP & the Student Ministries staff is to see Christ fill the lives of students from sixth grade through high school and beyond. The desire is to constantly point students and their families in Jesus’ direction.
LP and Crystal have been married for almost 25 years and have two children: daughter (Lauren) & son (Alex). If he isn’t hanging out with students & youth staff, you can find him making jerky, grilling meat or building something.
Bryan Kirk | Associate Arts Director
Bryan is married to Jenny, both are graduates of Friends University in Wichita. Bryan has been Associate Arts Director since 2006 and Jenny has been interim worship leader multiple times and is currently serving in that position.
Lea Rankin | Office Manager
Lea has been on staff in several support roles. She leads our Office and is married to Gene. Together, they have three kids Allen who lives in Chicago, Andrew in college in Illinois, and Alexis, a High School senior.
Sandy has been on staff in several support roles for multiple years. She supports our Family Ministry staff and currently oversees the Bulletin and other communication. She is married to Lorin and together they have three girls and several grandkids.