PASTOR | CONTACT
Reed is an ordained pastor in the Presbyterian Church of America. He received his Master
of Divinity from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Arkansas.
Before attending seminary, Reed worked in camp ministry as the director of an Outdoor Education program in Southwest Colorado and then worked for several years in Fayetteville, Arkansas in youth and college ministry. As a pastor, Reed has a passion for people to experience the fellowship that Christians have with the Father, Son, and Spirit. He is an enthusiastic student of early Christian spirituality.
Reed and his wife Lee Ann moved to Joplin in 2006 to plant Christ the King. Lee Ann owns a tailoring shop in Joplin. The whole family loves road trips, coffee shops, playing music, and all forms of outdoor recreation.
DIRECTOR OF STUDENT MINISTRIES | CONTACT
Cody received his B.A. in Christian Ministry from Ozark Christian College in Joplin. While working at Christ the King, Cody is also getting his masters degree from Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, NC. Cody is passionate that our students find where Christ intersects with their daily lives.
Cody and his wife, Alicia, moved to Joplin in 2015 to finish their degrees at Ozark Christian College. They spend most of their free time with friends, family, and their dog. They love playing board/card games, reading, and the Dallas Cowboys (really just Cody).
ADMINISTRATOR | CONTACT
Letitia is a work-from-home wife. Besides being the church administrator, she works as a seamstress and homeschool mom. She and her husband Josh have been married for 15 years and two rambunctious boys. Letitia loves to sing on the worship team and she also enjoys working with the women's ministry.
Jason is a graduate of Ozark Christian College, Emmanuel Christian Seminary, and Missouri Southern State University. He has been happily married to his childhood sweetheart, Adah, for over 20 years. Jason served in full time ministry as a pastor in Churches in Tennessee, North Carolina, and California before moving back to his hometown of Joplin, Missouri in 2012. Since coming to CTK in 2018, Jason has served as a teacher, men's group leader, fill-in preacher, and worship leader. Besides being in ministry, Jason has also worked in sales and manufacturing management. In his spare time Jason enjoys watching movies and eating gourmet food with his wife, hanging out with his cats, listening to music, reading, and going to the gym