Our staff consists of devoted followers of Christ that have a passion and desire to see EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE experience the love of Jesus Christ. If you would like to get a hold of any of our team, please feel free to reach out. We would love to connect with you!



    Freedom Church is prayerfully searching for a Senior Pastor to lead the church.  If you are an experienced Pastor looking to lead in an exciting Jesus loving Church, we would encourage you to send an email to the address below for more information or to submit a resume. 




    Justin completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in Dec 2004. Since, he has worked in different Engineering and Project Management roles for the past 18 yrs. He was born and raised in the Neosho area, where he met and married his beautiful wife April in 2005. They have 3 daughters: Kelsey, Kendra and Cameran. Justin and April began serving in Children’s Ministry in 2007. From 2008 until 2020 they served in Youth Ministry, becoming the Youth Director of their church during this time. After a short-term Mission trip Justin felt the calling to proclaim the Gospel and surrendered to the pastorate where he has been serving leading a church since 2020. Justin has a desire to see others come to experience the amazing love, grace, and salvation that only Christ can give!



    CHILDREN'S DIRECTOR/Families first director

    Rhiannah has been involved in Children's Ministry at Freedom Church for 5 years. She loves working alongside parents to make sure all kids get to know God's love and experience His grace. Rhiannah is passionate about creating a fun and engaging environment for kids to enjoy while they grow in their faith. Her and her husband Blake have been married since 2012 and have two daughters. 


  • Alysha Howe

    nursery COORDINATOR

    Alysha is a lifelong resident of Southwest Missouri who has been a part of leading women's ministry at Freedom Church for 3 years.  Alysha and her husband Isaiah got married in 2012 and now have three amazing children. She is passionate about meeting women where they are in life and sharing the love of Jesus with them.


  • Maddie vandorn

    Freedom academy director

    Maddie is the leader of Freedom Academy. She has a bachelors degree in elementary education from Missouri State University and worked as a 1st grade teacher until God called her to different mission field in 2020. Maddie married her high school sweetheart in 2014 and share 4 wonderful children together. She has been homeschooling their 4 kids since 2020, and has found homeschooling to be the most rewarding and isolating calling. She hopes that Freedom Academy can be a place for children and parents to have meaningful experiences and make connections that will support them on and beyond their homeschooling journey.