Craig and Vicki Dacus

Lead Pastors

Josh Peaslee

Youth Pastor

Michaela Merrell

Children's Pastor

Michael and Amy Branson

Associate Pastors

Pastors Craig and Vicki were married in 1972, and have three daughters, six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

They began full-time ministry in 1978, and have served as Lead Pastors at Bethesda Church since 1993.

They are passionate about serving Oklahoma City, and are committed to providing an environment of prayer and solid biblical teaching at Bethesda Church.

Michael and Amy were married in 1998 and have two children. They have served in ministry since 1997, and joined the staff at Bethesda Church in 2012. He serves as both Associate Pastor and Worship Pastor. Amy coordinates multiple ministries at Bethesda.

Josh and Laneisa were married in 2012, and they have two children. Josh and Laneisa have more than twenty years of combined experience in church ministry. Their desire is to partner with the Lord and parents to grow young people into fully devoted Christ followers.

Michaela has a heart for children and has been involved in ministry her entire life. She is a certified early childhood educator and presents the Gospel on a level that children not only enjoy but also remember well after they graduate from Kid’s Church.