Don and Linda Barnes embrace Christian service with every fiber of their beings. Pastor Don grew up in Lawton, attending Lawton First Assembly until he went to college. He served Lawton First Assembly from 1991 to 1998 as associate pastor and 1999 to present as senior pastor. Pastor Don has a passion for sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ with everyone he meets—going beyond the walls of the church to the community, the state, the nation and the world. Linda loves and has a heart to minister to children, especially preschoolers. Their family includes their their son and daughter and six grandchildren.