Pastoral and Support Staff

Jonathan Beames

Senior Pastor

Pastor Jonathan has been serving at First Park since 2023. His passion is to "to equip the saints for the work of ministry, to build up the body of Christ. (Ephesians 4:12). Jonathan is married to Alyse and they have three children, Eli, Emma, and Evan. He holds a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and a PhD in Old Testament Studies.

Glen Chapman

Interim Music and Worship Minister

Glen Chapman brings over 40 years of music ministry experience to his roles. He has served churches in Oklahoma and Texas, including a 30-year tenure as Minister of Music and Administrator at First Baptist Church, El Reno.  Since retirement, he has served as Interim Worship Leader in Clinton and Mustang. Glen and his wife Barbara have four children and six grandchildren.  He holds a Master of Music from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and began doctoral studies there. 

Jimmy Bewley

Student Minister 

Jimmy has been serving in First Park's youth ministry since January 2018 and joined the First Park staff in March of 2023. Jimmy and Katherine met at OBU in Greek class, got married, and have two children, Karis and Theodore. Jimmy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies from Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, OK, and is working towards a Masters of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina.

Kayla Grayson

Children's Director

Kayla has been serving in First Park's Children's Ministry since 2017 and joined the First Park staff in February 2024.  She is married to Nat, and together they have two children, Sterling and Flynn, who are both active in the Children's Ministry. Kayla is passionate about discipling children and equipping parents to do the same.

Robin Davidson

Preschool Director

Robin joined the First Park staff in November of 2017. She is married to Todd and they have one daughter, Emma. She enjoys spending time with her family and watching Emma play volleyball. Robin loves working with preschool children and teaching them about the love of Jesus. 

Joy Turner

Sunday school Administrator

Joy has been on staff at First Park since January 2015. Her family moved here from Wichita, Kansas in the fall of 2014. Joy and her husband, Bart, have been married for 40+ years. They have five children and eight grandchildren. She has served in various ministry areas for the past 35+ years.

Lora Eckart

Church and Music Administrative Assistant

Lora joined the First Park staff in October 2016. Lora and her husband, Rick, have been married over 30 years and have two boys, Curtis and Alex. She and her family moved to Oklahoma for the second time in 2012 after her husband retired from the U.S. Airforce. Her days are filled with helping our church families, attending her boys various activities, and riding their motorcycle with her husband.

Susie Muckin


Susie has been serving the church since 1998. She has a daughter and four grandchildren. Susie has a love for anything outdoors, yard work, fishing, and spending time with her family.