Rev Kenneth Lane
(918) 245-1748
As the newest member of the staff, Ken comes to us from Mexia, Texas, where he served the First Presbyterian Church for over 15 years. Before that he served Presbyterian churches in Neosho, MO, Graham, TX, and Littleton, CO. He is a graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary, Th.M., Covenant Theological Seminary, M.Div., and Oral Roberts University, B.A.

Ken has been married to his wife, Cyndii since 1980, and they have 4 children; Katie Beth is married and lives in Austin, TX, Spencer is a computer programmer and lives in Dallas, TX, Austin is in college at the University of North Texas and is spending a year at the Sorbonne in Paris, and Tiffany is still in High school. All four of their children have been home-schooled.


Ken says, "Coming to Sand Springs feels a lot like coming home."


Doug Ruffner-Music Director:
(918) 245-1748
Doug has been employed as the Music Director for First Presbyterian Church since Fall 2000.  He is in charge of the adult choir and until recently was the Children's Music Director. Doug teaches 6th grade at Jenks Middle School and sings with the Tulsa Opera Chorus, a position he has enjoyed for the past 20 years.

Mr Bill
Bill Zahringer- Director of Youth Ministry: 
(918) 245-1748,  bzahringer@yahoo.com
Bill Zahringer has been with First Presbyterian Church since 2006. He is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor's degree in Theology and a graduate of Oral Roberts University Seminary with a Masters degree in Christian Counseling.  Bill is also currently working as a counselor for Prue Public Schools. (Before entering ORU, Bill had been pursuing his life long dream of becoming Spider-Man.  Fortunately, God had other plans.)   Bill is married to the love of his life, Jenny.  They have a son, Roman,  who just turned one year old.


Ms Amy
Amy McAllister- Director of Children's Ministry: (918) 245-1748,  Amy.McAllister@cox.net, 
Amy has been a member of FPC for many years but has served as the director of the Children's Ministry since 2012.   Amy works during the week as a teacher for children with special needs at Northwoods in Sand Springs.  We are fortunate to have her on our staff.  Her love for children and her faith and desire that all children should experience God's love and grace.  Amy is married to Kevin McAllister and she has 2 children, both in college.

Willa Barnes-Church Administrative Assistant:
(918) 245-1748, fpcsecy@sbcglobal.net

Nick name- "Saint Willa" and the brains of the church. (Full bio)

Amanda TeachnorOrganist and Pianist: 
(918) 245-1748, 

Mrs Irene Dornsberg
Ms Irene heads our class for pre-school and teaches children's church.
She loves children and loves.
Her grandchildren also attend.

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