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Paul McKim

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Pastor Paul began serving at Laura Street on September 4, 1983.   The call for each Christian is to be on mission with God in our world.   Paul and his wife Becky have a passion to see this mission fulfilled in our church family.  They have three grown sons and 10 grandchildren.  

Youth Pastor

Tate Walker

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Tate was called as the Youth Pastor of Laura Street in January, 2006.  He is a home-grown pastor, growing up in Ravenwood, MO and attending Laura Street as a child, teen, and college student.  Tate enjoys digging into God's Word and sharing that with our teenagers. He serves in many areas of Youth, leading in Wednesday Night study with Jr. High and High school students, as well as Sunday School and Go Wide times. You might catch him planning and organizing an event, as well!  He and Angela have six children, Henry, Elliot, Livia, Chapman, Blythe, and Emersyn.

Minister of Music & Children

Brian Sparks

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Brian was called as the Minister of Music in June 1999 and the following year God called him to a full-time position of Minister of Music & Children.   He enjoys ministering in both the music and children's ministries as well as anywhere else there is a need.  Brian is originally from Neosho, MO and then came to Northwest Missouri State University.   He and his wife, Amy have two children, Nate and Annaleza, "Annie."    

Office Manager

Jean Chitwood

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Jean has been serving as Laura Street's office manager since 2008.   You'll find her warm smile and helpful attitude whenever you visit the church office during the week.   Jean and her husband David are actively involved in many ministries at the church.   They have three grown daughters and one grandchild.  

Custodial Staff

Steve & Marcia Campbell

A servant's heart and caring for people, is what Steve and Marcia are all about.  You'll find both of them not only doing their job as custodians but also serving in many other areas of church ministry.  They have four grown children and 11 grandchildren.