Our Team

Staff @ Sandy Plains

serving Christ with you...


We have a great church staff @ Sandy Plains that is made up of team members who have many years of experience in ministry.  We're excited to serve the Lord Jesus together and to equip God's people.

This Sunday join us for Worship, we would love to meet you as Sandy Plains gathers.  We look forward to seeing you soon 10:30 am this week!

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David Keuss

Senior Pastor

Website: www.davidkeuss.com
Twitter: @DavidKeuss

David enjoys helping people know and walk with Jesus. He loves preaching & teaching God's Word in a way that connects.  For hobbies, he likes to watch college football, hike, and eat quality BBQ around town.  Pastor David is a graduate of Southern Seminary (M.Div.), Southwestern Seminary (Th.M.), and a current Doctoral student @ Liberty University Divinity School.

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Andrew Austin

Student & Family Life Pastor

Website: www.fb.com/sandyplainsyouth

Andrew has years of veteran experience ministering to students and families.  He's a graduate of Liberty University and loves what he does investing in Students and Children.  He heads up our Awana & Upward programs.  In addition, Andrew leads the Preschool Children's Ministry. Andrew is married to Courtney and they have daughters Kayleigh and Aubree Kate.  When not at church you might find Andrew watching college ball or checking out a local football game.

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Beth Waugh

Church Secretary


Beth loves helping people connect with the right class, ministry, person, to help discipleship happen.  She facilitates ministry by helping with administration.  Beth is diligent to help people love & serve others in the church congregation.

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Clint Lanford

Worship Leader


Clint is a talented musician and singer who glorifies God by praise and worship.  He enjoys spending time with his family and friends.  Clint and his wife, Kayla, love serving Jesus together in church since getting married in 2018.  They are always excited about what God is doing. Clint serves on staff leading praise team, instrumentalists and the choir several services per week.

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Nicole Keuss

Children's Ministry Leader - Grade School


Nicole is a veteran children's ministry leader, and as a volunteer oversees a team of volunteers in the Grade School Children's Ministry at Sandy Plains. She loves Jesus and loves kids.

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Bobby Hinkle

Clean-Maintenance Team


Bobby works to maintain our four on campus buildings to keep them clean and in great operational shape.  Always ready to help he serves the Lord Jesus through the church congregation.

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Audio Video Team

Worship Experience Production


We appreciate the whole A/V team.  There is a rotation on this team to share in serving for the Lord.  If you would like to join this team, just let us know of your interest any Sunday.

Joan Hoffman

Music Ministry Staff


Joan has helped with building up and strengthening the music ministry. Joan serves as part of our music ministry staff.

Facility Team

Worship & Ministry Facility Set Up Team


Our Staff Team who aids in set up facilitates worship and ministry @ Sandy Plains. They work hard to bless others and we're so glad these several individuals are a part of the team.