Meet Our Pastor


Pastor Jeffrey Rickman is a native of West Texas and Oklahoma. He has also lived in Arkansas, Massachusetts, and Idaho. Jeffrey and his wife, Sara Beth, moved to Oklahoma from Idaho three years ago to serve the Lord and to be closer to family. Jeffrey's passions include the Bible, the church's Wesleyan heritage, playing with his daughter, playing his ukulele, and running with his dog.

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Meet our Administrative Assistant and Music Minister


Sara Beth Rickman grew up in Tennessee. She attended seminary to study Sacred Music in Boston, Massachusetts, which is where she met Pastor Jeffrey. Sara Beth enjoys working alongside Pastor Jeffrey to ensure that the administrative aspects of the church are functioning and to plan and execute worship that glorifies God and builds up the community of faith. Sara Beth's passions include serving the church, singing hymns, gardening, being a mother, and training her dog.

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Meet our custodian

Bud Callison is a long-time resident of Nowata. Bud is a great asset to our church and ensures that our building is clean and accessible each week for worship and various events and activities.