Here at FBC Kahoka we are an Elder-led, Deacon-served, and Congregationally-affirmed church.

Meet Our Elders

Matt Gutting - Elder

Matt Gutting is an Elder at FBC Kahoka as well as the Service Manager at Kahoka Motor Company. He and his wife, Erin, have three children and two bonus daughters who they have welcomed into their family. In his free time, Matt enjoys hunting deer and turkey, Fortnite, Bible study, exercising, trapping, fishing, and some woodworking.

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, THINK about these things. - Philippians 4:8

Jacob Brookhart - Elder

Jacob Brookhart became an Elder of FBC Kahoka in 2019. He and his wife Liz, have two daughters: Piper and Eloise.

Jacob is a veterinarian and graduated from MU College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. He is a large and small animal vet working in the community on cattle, horses, pigs, goats, dogs, and cats. 

Liz is a kindergarten teacher at the local public school. She also graduated from MU and her hometown is Concordia, Missouri.

Jacob, the son of John and the late Carol Brookhart, grew up just south of Kahoka on a small farm raising livestock and crops. 

Jacob and his family are blessed to be part of this church family and enjoy serving alongside our fellow church members in small groups, youth, VBS, and other ministries.

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. - Hebrews 11:1

Mark Lemmon - Elder

Mark Lemmon is an Elder at FBC Kahoka as well as a FFA Instructor for Clark County and a farmer. He and his wife, Kellie, have two children and a son-in-law who they have welcomed into their family. In his free time, Mark enjoys hunting and fishing and he is always up for talking about cattle!

For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. - Romans 3:23