DARREL SEARSPREACHING MINISTER
Darrel Sears has been Oakdale’s Preaching Minister since August 2010. Darrel graduated from York College with a degree in Biblical Studies and earned his Master of Divinity from Oklahoma Christian University. He and his wife Beth were married in 2000 and have three children: Benjamin, Harrison, and Lauren. In his free time, Darrel enjoys coaching his kids’ soccer teams, playing guitar, and watching the Oklahoma City Thunder, Denver Broncos, and Kansas Jayhawks basketball. In addition to preaching and ministering to the congregation and community, Darrel oversees Oakdale’s small groups ministry, adult education, and office administration. He would love the opportunity to get to know you and answer any questions you have. You can reach Darrel at 405.626.5103.
JOHN T. LANGLEYYOUTH & FAMILY MINISTER
John T. Langley joined the Oakdale family in June 2016. John T. came to Oakdale from Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch near Amarillo, Texas, where he served as an intervention specialist for three years. Prior to that work, the 2007 York College graduate spent five years as the youth minister and worship leader at Tamarack Church of Christ in Altus, Oklahoma. He began his career in ministry with youth internships at Park Plaza Church of Christ in Tulsa and East Point Church of Christ in Wichita. John T. and his wife Abby tied the knot at an outdoor, bohemian-themed wedding on a West Texas ranch in April 2013. They are blessed with little twin daughters, Eden and Willow.