John Hutchinson 

Senior Pastor

 John became pastor at Sooner in January of 2017.  He began in vocational ministry in 2000, serving as a Youth Pastor and later as a Pastor in Oklahoma.  Additionally, he taught and coached basketball at an Oklahoma City high school for a decade.  John and his wife, Sarah, have been married since 1999, and they have three school-aged children.

Bill Ballinger

Associate Pastor

Bill has been in the ministry since 1980.  He has served at Sooner since June 2007.  Bill has been married to Ellen since 1980.  They have four grown children living in the Oklahoma City metro area with their families.  

Steve Dodson

Student Minister

Steve has been married to Sheena since 2000, they have three children. He and his family have been at Sooner since 2012. In 2016 Steve began feeling called to ministry, and on August 13, 2017 Sooner called him to be the Minister for Students and their Families.