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Daren Mitchell



Daren is the Lead Pastor at Mount Vernon Christian Church. Daren is originally from Colorado. Daren has been in ministry for about 25 years. Daren has served the Lord as a youth pastor, lead pastor, and he served in Nova Scotia before moving back to Colorado. Daren received his Bachelor's Degree from Oklahoma Christian University and his Master's Degree from Colorado Christian University. Daren is married to Kristi and they have four kids: Alex, Kyla, Linden, and Jared. Daren enjoys reading, playing golf, fishing, and spending time with his wife Kristi. 

Alexis Smith

Family Pastor

Alexis is the Family Pastor at Mount Vernon Christian Church. She is from a small town in North Central Kansas. She spent her whole life there until moving to Joplin, Missouri to attend Ozark Christian College to receive her Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies. Alexis is married to Wyatt and they have one son named Ezra and two dogs named Luna and Sophia. Alexis enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and her son. 

Barb Robertson 

Administrative Assistant

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