The ultimate and singular purpose of every Christian attending First Street Church is to glorify God (Psalm 86:12; 1 Corinthians 10:31; Colossians 3:17) as he or she is:
- Worshiping God in spirit and truth (John 4:23-24)
- Equipped to serve God (Ephesians 4:11-13)
- Witnessing for God to non-Christians (Acts 1:8; Matthew 28:19-20)
- Caring without partiality for other believers at First Street
OUR TEAM OF PASTORS
Worship Pastor - System IT
Karen was born and raised in Amarillo. She joined the staff of First Street in September of 2014. Classical training on the piano led to playing in church. She came in on the ground floor of contemporary worship and hasn't looked back. "The purpose of what we do is to disappear, and the only presence seen is the Father."
Karen has two daughters, Kati and Allison. She is Grummy to Caison and Cline.
Director, Children's Education
Kehley Meiwes grew up in Eastern New Mexico.
She graduated from Texico High School. After high school she attended Lubbock Christian University, graduating with a Bachelors in Business Administration.
She went on to attend Wayland Baptist University to obtain an MBA/HRM while working in the Alumni Department at LCU. She also completed her teaching certificate.
In 2010 she married Jarred Meiwes and moved to the Dumas area in 2011. She taught in this area for several years before working for First Street Church.
Jarred and Kehley have been blessed with two sons.
They have been members of First Street since 2011.
Office & Administration
Rochelle Wylie was born (Rochelle Davis) and raised in Hereford , moving to Dumas in 1990 with her late husband David Hutcherson. She has three children Elizabeth (& Marlon Bryant) of Pampa, Seth Hutcherson of Dumas, & Courtney Hutcherson of Dumas. David passed away in 2014. Rochelle married David Wylie (Coach Wylie) on Dec 24, 2016. Together they have 7 children and 19 grandchildren.
She has been in the remodeling business, insurance business, and has a bakery in her home.
She became the Office Administrator on May 1, 2017.
She is dedicated to serve God, her church, and her church family.
OUR TEAM OF ELDERS
OUR TEAM OF DEACONS