The Porter Church of Christ is led by men and women who seek to lead others in a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.  
Shepherds & Ministers
Ministry Leaders
Cheston Loving

Widows' & Special Projects

Connie Harrington

Administration Ministry

Ben Johnson


Cleave Pamphile

Building & Grounds Ministry

Emily Young

Finance Ministry

Bonnie Scherry

Women's Ministry

Brady Young

Men's Ministry

Jonathan Dutton

Fellowship & Involvement Ministry

James Young

Hospitality Ministry

Travis Hatton

Youth Ministry

Steve Camp

Worship Ministry

Wendy Mitchell

Children's Ministry

Craig Maddux

Worship Ministry

Everett and Donna Mitchell


Terry and Delane Maddux


George and Diane Dutton


Warren and Mindy Stripling


Daniel and Lori Burns


Nat and Lettye Stanaland


Daniel Burns


What do you enjoy listening to?

podcast, Crowder, Passion, Hillsong United

Greatest Indulgence?

Jelly beans


Definition of a retreat?

relax, read, deep conversations about life, leadership and Church.

What is one book that has impacted you?

One is so difficult.  Leadership and Self-Deception and the Anatomy of Peace, both by the Arbinger Institute.

What's on your Ipod right now?

No Ipod, Podcast on my phone: Andy Stanley, The Emotionally Healthy Leader. Pandora: Film Score Radio, Hillsong United Radio

What brought you to Porter CofC?

The Shepherds asked me to come serve.

What inspires you?

Watching someone fall in love with Christ.  

Your favorite snack?

Grilled Cheese Sandwhich, or Grilled Pimento cheese sandwhich

If you could vacation anywhere, where would it be?

In the rocky Mountains with a Cabin snowed in with a fireplace inside and a hottub outside on a deck over looking the mountains

Childhood ambition?

I wanted to be Superman.

What's your favorite T.V. series?

Right Now: Walking Dead. All Time: Maybe The Office

Favorite weather season, and why?

Winter, I'd rather be cold than hot.

Who lives in your house?

My wife Lauri, My daughters Emma & Cora

What famous person do people tell you that you look like?

I used to hear Tim Robbins, but I never saw it.

Your first job?

Bagging Groceries

When did you 1st come to Porter CofC?

Spring Break of 2014

What is your biggest challenge?

Probably learning to be intouch with my emotions so that I can continue to develop healthy relationships with friends and family.

What is one thing people don't know about you?

I once learned to speed read up to about 1200 words per minutes, but I lost the ability by not practicing it often enough.