Jeff Mayfield

Senior Minister

     Jeff joined the staff of LCC as Senior Minister in August 2013. Jeff comes to LCC with extensive ministry experience and has served ministries throughout Illinois as well as Grass Valley, CA, Bunker, MO and Beloit, WI. He has previously held positions ranging from Youth Pastor, Outreach Pastor and Discipleship Pastor. 

     In addition to ministry roles, Jeff had a decorated career at Lincoln Christian University where he served in many roles including Director of Partnership Development, Alumni Relations, Director of Admissions, and Men's Basketball coach & Athletic Director.

     Jeff's wife Melinda retired from District #27 in Lincoln in May 2019 after 32 years in special education. Jeff and Melinda have a grown son, Payne. 


Caleb bedow

youth minister

     Caleb joined the staff of LCC in November 2022.  He is a graduate of Johnson University with a Bachelors of preaching and Church Leadership degree.

     For a young graduate he has a rich history of ministry experiences.  These range from Preschool & Elementary School Leader, Full-time Staff Member at Wonder Valley Christian Camp, High School Small Group Leader to Adult Discipleship Intern at Indian Creek Christian Church in Indianapolis, IN.

     Caleb has experienced first-hand the transformative & life-changing power of God during his middle school & high school years.  In response to this, nothing brings him more joy & fulfilment than participating in bringing students to Christ.  He also enjoys photography & being out in God's creation.




     Lisa joined the LCC staff as Office Manager in September of 2018. 

She has served as a faithful church volunteer for several years.

     Lisa and her husband Frank have three children and are empty nesters.

All three of their children now live in Arizona.      


Scott Sarver

Worship Director

     Scott joined the LCC staff as Worship Director in January 2016. Scott is a Lincoln Christian University alum with degrees in both Church Planting and Music Ministry. He also worked at LCU as Staff Photographer, Director of Video Production and Instructor of Guitar & Photography.

     Raised in Salem, Illinois, Scott now resides in Bloomington. He enjoys hunting, fishing, studying history and current events as well as photography & music.