Rev. Brian Doherty
Pastor Brian, his wife Susan, and their two children Amanda and Christopher have been part of the church family at Oxford since Easter Sunday of 2005. Brian and his wife Susan have been married for twenty-five years, and they also have three spoiled beagles. Pastor Brian was born in Scranton, PA and spent eleven years of his childhood in Southern California before returning to Pennsylvania.
Pastor Maris P. Hufnal
Life Groups Pastor
Pastor Maris grew up in Berks County, PA area. She and her family have been attending Oxford Nazarene since 2015. Pastor Maris coordinates our life groups and also provides training for the leaders and hosts of these groups. Additionally, she serves on OCN’s Adult Ministry Team, assists with the Children’s Ministry, and helps wherever needed in other areas of ministry need.
Rev. Kerry Jo Powell
Worship Pastor/HR Administrator/Wife/Mom
Kerry’s roots are found in the cornfields of Pekin, Illinois. She is the last born of 5 great kids to Don and Doloros Cooper. Kerry, very early and naturally, fell into a music career with her song evangelist parents. She started her public singing career at the age of 2 with her whole family and started playing the violin at the age of 5. Her natural abilities for singing, especially harmonies, are a gift from God.
Rev. Larry Powell
Pastor Larry Powell (PL) grew up in a family of seven in the village of Oxford, Michigan. His father and grandfather were carpenters and Larry spent many summers building houses. Though he left Michigan when he joined the Army immediately following high school, he still loves to root for the University of Michigan. His biggest challenge in ministry is loving the Ohio State Buckeye fans in his congregation.
Rev. Heather Roberts
Children’s and Connections
Pastor Heather is a graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University where she studied Christian Education with an emphasis on Children's Ministry. While in Olathe Kansas Heather attended College Church of the Nazarene where she completed her ministry practicum and also met her husband, Justin. Heather was ordained Elder in the Church of the Nazarene on the South Texas district in 2015.