Redwood Christian Team

The staff and leadership here at Redwood Christian is comprised of men and women who love others and care for the ministry of the church. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them. You can contact the church office at

Kurt Witten

senior Pastor

Kurt joined the staff as Redwood in October, 2016. He is married to Jennifer, an RN. They have three kids, Elsie, Amelie, & Titus. Kurt is a native Oklahoman. He is a graduate of The University of Oklahoma (BA), Ozark Christian College (BA), and Johnson University (MSM). He's currently pursuing a Master's of Divinity from Hope International University. Kurt is a big sports fan (in particular the St. Louis Cardinals & the Oklahoma Sooners), & he enjoys hiking/exploring, traveling, golfing, reading, & Star Wars.

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Matt Hamb

Associate Pastor

Matt has been an elder at Redwood since 2019, but came on staff as associate pastor in October of 2019. He is also the director of the Lord's Storehouse food pantry. He also oversees our home group ministry. Matt & his wife Christine are former missionaries to Papua New Guinea. 

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Christine Hamb

Executive Assistant

Christine has been on staff at Redwood since April of 2018 in the role of administrative and executive assistant. Along with her husband Matt, she is a former missionary to Papua New Guinea. 

Pam Gutekunst


Pam joined the church 23 years ago and has been on staff since April, 2016. An Air Force brat and 21 year veteran of the United States Air Force, she enjoys traveling, woodworking, & making crafts. She has been married to Ron for 37 years, has one daughter, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

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