Leadership Team


Josh McElyea, Lead Pastor

Pastor Josh and Brandy were married in 2000 and have two children, Madison and Hayden. They began at Warner First Assembly in 2010. Their passion is serving Warner, OK and are committed to providing an environment of prayer and solid Biblical teaching.
 “Our prayer has always been to see lives saved and transformed by the power of Jesus Christ. Warner First has flourished into a multi-generational and diverse house that seeks to experience the Spirit, embrace the lost and live the life.” – Pastor Josh McElyea

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Zack Mitchell, Youth Pastor

Zack and Jessica Mitchell were married in 2011 and have two small girls. They have a heart for youth and lead Thrive Student Ministries. Having the opportunity to lead others into the presence of God is Zacks heart for youth. Zack majored in Church Ministries at Southwestern Assemblies of God University.
HOBBIES: Hunting and fishing. Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers
FAVORITE TV SHOW: Any of the nature shows or sports

J.D. Miller, Worship Pastor

J.D. and Erika Miller were married in 2016. God placed a call on J.D.’s life at an early
age for music. He is an accomplished worship leader and loves the opportunity
to serve the church though music.
HOBBIES: Hunting and fishing
FAVORITE TV SHOW: Hogans Heroes and Andy Griffith

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Carolyn Miller, Children’s Pastor

Carolyn has been serving in Children’s Ministry for over
40 years. Her heart for children is unparalleled and strives
to continue to see the development of the kids relationship
with Christ build and grow.