Elders

Elders

Elder

Tim Friesen

Married to Debbie since 1981 Father of: Sarah (married to Matt), Michael (married to Erin), David (married to Meredith), Elizabeth (married to Zach), and Ben Profession: Sales Manager, Fidelity National Information Services Lived in Little Rock since 1984 While I’m confident that God saved me, I am not sure if it was as a five year old or following our first year of marriage. Tim says: “Sunday is the highlight of my week. I pray that God will continue to grant…
Elder, Associate Pastor

Matt Gurney

Married to Jen since 2001 Children: Noah, Tucker, Taylor, Nora Profession: Associate Pastor at Redeemer Community ChurchMoved to Little Rock in 2016 Matt was born and raised in South Florida and Graduated from seminary in 2016. After 15 years of ministering to students and developing small groups as a side emphasis, God laid on my heart to pursue full time work with people of all ages in more of a church planting environment. My hope for Redeemer is that we grow together…
Elder

Rick Houk

Married to Karen since 1975 Father of: Jonathan (married to Spring), David (married to Tabitha), Bethany, Christopher (married to Mandi), Katie, and Melody (married to Elijah). Profession: Rheumatology Physician Lived in Little Rock since 1988 Rick became a Christian in 1968 while in High School. Rick says: “I am delighted to serve at RCC, a dear group of folks with a passion to worship, grow, and serve the Lord of the Gospel. We all have gifts to build up the body…
Elder, Teaching Pastor

Bob Lepine

Married to Mary Ann since 1979 Father of: Amy (married to Jack), Katie (married to Elliott), James (married to EA), John (married to Katie), and David (Married to Maggie). Profession: Senior Vice President and Chief Content Officer for FamilyLife Lived in Little Rock since 1992   Bob became a Christian in 1977 while in college at the University of Tulsa. Bob says “I’m excited about what God is doing at RCC and about what He has for our church in the…
Elder

Mike Morledge

Married to Terry since 1983 Father of: Heather (married to Jason Lapp), Claire (Married to Heath Thompson), Laura (Married to Kendall White), Molly (Married to Tate Barber), and David (Married to Christine). Profession: Ministry Representative for Revive Our Hearts Lived primarily in Little Rock since 1977 I’m not certain that I can pinpoint an exact time when I came to saving faith in Christ, but I praise Him that I have known Him for many years. Mike says: “I pray that…
Elder Emeritus

Jim McMurry

Married to Terry since 1973 Father of: Megan Profession: Retired Lived in Little Rock since: 1989 Jim became a Christian by the grace of God in January 1992. Jim says: “It’s my prayer that RCC will stand as a beacon to the truth of the gospel in an ever-darkening world. I am thankful that we are a Bible-believing church that desires to honor Christ from the heart, and that our lives reflect His grace and mercy manifesting itself in our sacrificial love…