Lead Pastor, Movement Church
Mark Artrip is the Lead Pastor at Movement Church in Hilliard, OH. Mark planted Movement Church in 2012 and is one of the two sending churches for Three Creeks Church. Mark is married to wife, Kristin, and they have four children. Mark will serve as an Elder of Three Creeks Church through 2020.
Lead Pastor, Encounter Church
Sean Spoelstra is the Lead Pastor at Encounter Church in Dublin, OH. Sean planted Encounter Church in 2008 and is one of the two sending churches for Three Creeks Church. Sean is married to wife, Melissa, and they have four children. Sean will serve as an Elder of Three Creeks Church through 2020.
Joel was born in Ohio, but grew up in Africa, went to high school in Colorado, attended Indiana Wesleyan University, and has worked in camp ministry at both Beulah Beach in Vermilion, OH and Kanakuk Kamps in Branson, MIssouri. He attended the Kanakuk Institute after college, and received his MBA in Christian Leadership from John Brown University. Joel loves sushi, hunting, soccer, golf, and Chipotle – and his greatest joy in life is being a husband to Morgan and a father to his daughter Cooper. Joel and his family live in Gahanna, and are passionate about showing people that a life in love with Jesus is the best life possible.
Creative Arts Director
James grew up on the northeast side of Columbus, has had the opportunity to lead worship in many churches in the Columbus area, and is thrilled to be entering a new season of his life as the Creative Arts Director of Three Creeks Church. After touring with his band, Truslow, for a few years, James felt led by God to be a pastor at a local church. James, his wife Abbey, and their dog Kado live on the northeast side of Columbus and long to see people connect with God and one another.
Cody works full-time in the financial world, but serves Three Creeks Church by overseeing the church budget and general operations. He is married to Mindy, and together they live in Gahanna.
Abbey is a full-time nurse, but serves our church by helping people get plugged in and connected within our church. She is married to James, and together they live in Westerville.
Small Groups Director
Morgan is a full-time Mom and is passionate about Small Groups and the depth of relationships that are developed in them. Morgan is married to Joel, and together they live in Gahanna.
Erica is a full-time Mom of three kids and serves Three Creeks Church by leading our Three Creeks Kids program. Erica is married to Ben, and their family lives in Blacklick.
Miah & Jess Williams
Miah works full-time as a facility manager and retreat coordinator, and his wife Jess is a full-time mother, taking care of their 5 children. Miah and Jess serve our church by caring for and counseling for the people in our church. The Williams family lives in Westerville.
Stuart & Jalee Helmuth
Global Impact Directors
Stuart works in real estate and Jalee is a nurse, and these newlyweds live in Gahanna. Stuart and Jalee lead our church’s efforts to impact our ministry partners around the world.
Tyler & Julie Gorham
First Impressions Directors
Tyler works in the medical field, and Julie is a full-time Mom. The Gorhams live in Gahanna, and they lead our First Impressions team, which exists to make sure every person would feel welcome at Three Creeks Church.
LOCAL IMPACT DIRECTOR
McKenzie works full-time as an elementary school teacher and serves our church by leading our efforts to serve the city and people of Gahanna.