The Spring of 2009, Pastor Phil was asked to return as Senior Pastor for Park Crest Baptist Church where Phil had previously worked for 10 years as Associate. He is a graduate of Baptist Bible College and has plans to further his studies to receive his Masters in Theology.
The Housley's consider it a great honor and privilege to return to Park Crest and it is their desire to honor the Lord in His service.
Full-Time StaffWe are currently looking for an Associate Pastor. Resumes are being accepted here.
John joined the staff of PC at the beginning of summer in 2010. He is a 2001 graduate of Baptist Bible College from the state of Texas. He has been a PC member for over 5 years and previously taught our Young Married class.
John has been married to his wife Mandy for over 10 years. They have three boys, Jonathan, Daniel, & Mason.
Brandt is the newest member of the PC staff and as of June 2011 serves as our music Pastor with oversight of all music ministries of the church. He has served in various ministries for over 16 years and brings his experience as he joins this church family.
Brandt has been married for 17 years and has three girls, Brannin, Bailey, & Hannah.
Emily Durnall - Secretary
Emily joined the PC staff in August of 2012. She graduated from Baptist Bible College in December of 2011 with a Bachelor's in Elementary Education and a Minor in Intercultural Studies. Emily was born and raised right here in Springfield, MO.
Clyde Barnes leads our Golden Ager's Sunday school. He teaches and organizes activities for this very active "young at heart" group!
Angela manages all accounts as well as accounts payable. If you have questions about your online giving, please contact her.
Cliff joined the staff of Park Crest the summer of 2011. After seeing His heart for missions, it was easy to see that he would be a great addition to the staff of Park Crest. He assists with all Missions details of the church. He especially cares for the missionaries that we have sent out from Park Crest.
Nate joined the staff of Park Crest in September of 2013. As the family pastor, Nate concentrates on organizing and assisting our Sunday School classes and overseeing all things related to the family ministry of Park Crest.
Shannon joined the staff of Park Crest in September of 2013. As the children's pastor, Shannon oversees all programming and ministry for children up to 5th grade including Jr. Church, AWANA, Children's choir, and special children's events.