Our mission leads us to be and to share the good news of Jesus Christ!

Staff

David Turner

I began my ministry at First Christian Church in March of 2012 as Senior Pastor. I seek to lead our staff and congregation to be faithful to our mission “to be and to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.” I do this by sharing my vision of a Christ centered life through preaching, teaching,…

Brian Nixon

I have the privilege of being the Worship Pastor at First Christian Church Keokuk. I preach at our Saturday night service and our 11:11 Sunday morning service. I also get to work with the worship bands. I graduated from Friends University (Wichita, KS) with a BA and BS in Sociology and Psychology. I graduated from…

Cathleen Courtois

In December of 1992, I was hired as Church Program Director and have been known around here as “Miss Cathie” ever since! Currently serving as your Administrative Pastor, some of my ministry responsibilities include our special community outreach efforts, coordinating the nursery volunteers/schedules, preaching as needed, and assisting with pastoral visits and calls. I consider…

Janel Quinlan

I serve as the Youth Minister for First Christian Church-Keokuk and I’m responsible for creating engaging learning environments for the next generation. With a master’s in education from Buena Vista University, I am passionate about using my spiritual gift of teaching for God’s glory. I love providing a safe atmosphere for our young people to…

Amy Garmoe

Amy grew up in church as a PK (pastor’s kid) in Montrose, Iowa. She is the youngest of four children. Amy spent the past eight years living in Johnson County. In 2013, after spending several semesters in college pursuing a degree in nursing, she had several life events take place that changed her plans for…