Pastor Carl Dixon

Senior Pastor

Carl and his wife Valerie moved to Sarasota (from Canada) and started CCS in April of 1987. Carl has been our Sr Pastor from day 1 and continues to faithfully teach God’s word. They have 2 grown children and lots of grandchildren.

“I enjoy reading, cycling, cycling and cold brew coffee…and cycling!”


Pastor Jim Burke

Admin, Missions

Jim was born and raised in upstate NY and moved to Sarasota after serving in the army. He has been at CCS since 1992 and has served on staff since 2001. Jim and his wife Kelly (married in 1992) have have 4 grown daughters.

“I enjoy camping, kayaking, hunting (a.k.a bird watching), mission travel and spending time with my family.”


Pastor Pascal Koch

Worship, Creative Team

Pascal was born and raised in South Africa and moved to Sarasota in 2014 (long story). He has attended CCS for 6 years and has been on staff since 2015. He is happily married to Shannon (Cameron’s daughter) and they have the cutest daughter in the world.

“I enjoy running, cycling, paddle boarding, making music with friends, traveling and spending time with family… also, coffee!”


Pastor Cameron McGough


Cameron has attended CCS for nearly 18 years and has been on staff since 2006. He is married to his high school sweetheart (Carol). They have 3 grown children and 2 grandchildren, with more on the way (probably)!

“I enjoy reading, cycling, walking, and spending time with family.”


Pastor Reggie Green


Reggie moved to Sarasota in 2004 after playing college and pro football (Florida Gators/ Denver Broncos). He has attended CCS for over 7 years and has been on staff as our Youth Pastor since 2016. Reggie and his wife Sara have 4 girls.

“I enjoy listening to sermons, watching football and watching amazon prime shows with my wife”


Cheryl Powrie

Digital and Print Media

Cheryl has attended CCS since 1999 and quickly started volunteering for media, when CCS went from using an overhead projector to a computer! She has been on staff in our offices since June 2014 and has been married to her husband Steve for 19 years.

“I enjoy reading and riding on the back of my hubby's motorcycle. We belong to the Christian Motorcyclists Association.”


Casey Feikema

Photography/Video Media

Casey has attended CCS for the last 20 years (yes, his whole life), and has served in a variety of ways from a very young age. He has been on staff (part-time) for just over a year, serving the church with photography, social and other digital media.

“I enjoy hiking, exploring places, spending time in community, and love to learn about technology.”




Peter Woodruff


John Moore


Keith Chadwick


Brett Beauchamp


Chuck Benham


Carl Davidson