Jack McNiel has served as the evangelist with the Oak Grove congregation since August of 2008. He graduated in 2003 from the Southwest School of Bible Studies, Austin, Texas.
Jack grew up in Texas where he also met and married his wife, Kathy. They now make their home in Bates City. They have two children, Elijah and Abigail. The family is active in the community, working with the Civil Air Patrol, and 4-H, in addition to their work with the church.
Jack has served in the mission fields as well. He’s made several trips to India, and recently to Jamaica, helping to spread the gospel to all the world.
Jack also served as a Petty Officer 2nd Class in the United States Coast Guard from September 1990 to July 1998.