Meet Our Staff

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Senior Pastor, Ryan Allan Redwine, Ph.D.
*Husband to Stacy LeAnn (M.A. Missiology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2006)
*Daddy to Brysan, Tillman, Holdan, LeAnna, Warran, Daxan, & Laytan
*Originally from Norman, Oklahoma
What I Do: Trust the Holy Spirit, Preach the Word, Under-Shepherd to our People, Lead Discipleship Initiatives, Lead in Prayer, Teach Theology, Cast Vision for Soldier Creek’s Future, Lead Missional Endeavors
-Senior Pastor, Soldier Creek Baptist Church, MWC, OK (2013-Current)
-Southwestern Seminary Adjunct Professor of Theology Faculty, Shawnee Extension (Fall 2018)
-Southwestern Seminary Adjunct Professor of Theology Faculty, Prestonwood Extension (Fall 2017)
-Southwestern Seminary Adjunct Instructor of Theology Faculty, Shawnee Extension (Fall 2016 – May 2017)
-Senior Pastor, Eastman Baptist Church, Marietta, OK (2010-2013)
-Collegiate Minister, Wedgwood Baptist Church, Fort Worth, TX (2007-2010)
-North American Mission Board (NAMB) Missionary, Reno, NV (2005-2007)
-Campus Minister (Baptist Collegiate Ministry), University of Nevada, Reno, NV (2005-2007)
-Lay Leader in Youth Ministry in churches in Oklahoma & Texas (2000-2004)
-Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Camp Counselor (1998-1999)
*Theological Education:
-Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2017
-Major: Systematic Theology
-Minor: Preaching
Dissertation Topic:  “The Knowability of the Father in the Theology of Irenaeus”
-Master of Theology (ThM), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2009
-Master of Divinity w/ Biblical Languages (MDIV/BL), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2004
*Undergraduate Education:
-Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Information Systems, Southern Nazarene University, 2000
*Professional/Scholarly Memberships:
-North American Patristics Society
-Evangelical Theological Society
-Evangelical Philosophical Society
*Interests: the fame of Jesus, my family = dating my wife and playing with the kiddos, developing disciple-makers, Patristic Theology and Irenaeus, college football (#BOOMER), guitar, fishing, playing with our three Labs
*Favorite Music: Classical, Charlie Hall, Matt Redman, Hillsong, Matt Maher,
*Favorite Food: sweet tea, Oklahoma BBQ, okra, Chick-fil-a, pecan pie, coconut pie, my wife’s banana bread, Moonpies
*Life Verse: “. . . and whatever you do, do all for the glory of God.” 1 Corinthians 10:31
Associate Pastor, Jared Blount
*Husband to Emilie and Dad to Jacen, Anna, & Bennett
*Originally from Carnegie, Oklahoma
What I Do: Cast Vision and Lead our Music Ministry, Lead Discipleship Initiatives, Oversee Our Converge Communities
-Associate Pastor, Soldier Creek Baptist Church, MWC, OK (Current)
-Youth Minister/Contemporary Music, First Baptist Church, Purcell, OK
-Youth Minister, First Baptist Church, Grove, OK
-Youth Minister, First Baptist Church, Chattanooga, OK
-Youth Minister, First Baptist Church, Eakly, OK
-Master of Worship Studies, Liberty University, 2014
-Bachelor of Science, Parks Management, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 2008
*Interests: Hunting, Fishing, & Golf
*Favorite Music: All Sons & Daughters, Charlie Hall
*Favorite Food: BBQ & Chinese
*Life Verse: “Make a joyful noise unto the Lord. Make a loud noise. Rejoice and sing praise!” Psalm 98:4
Student Minister, Brandon Rolin
*Originally from Purcell, OK
*What I Do: Disciple youth and lead the student ministry
*Education: Currently attending OCCC
*Interests: Football, guitars, and pro-wrestling
*Favorite Music: All Sons & Daughters, Jason Isbell
*Favorite Food: Steak
*Life Verse: “Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, and constant in prayer.” Romans 12:12
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Children’s Minister, Sue Schlenker
*Married to Chuck. Daughter/Melissa, who is married to Brad and their three kiddos: Skylar, Landry, and Cooper, Daughter/Marcy, who is married to Matt and their two children: Matthew and Allie
*Originally from Moore, Oklahoma
*Interests: Helping boys & girls know Jesus Christ as their Savior, time with my grandchildren, reading, crafts
*Favorite Music: Praise & Worship
*Favorite Food: Mexican, Italian, and Chocolate
*Life Verse: “Start children off on the way they should go; and when they are old they will not turn from it.” Prov.22:6
Administration/Support Staff:
Church Treasurer: Sharon Miller,
Building Manager: Ed Tatum,
Ministry Assistant: Steve Brown,