Staff

Staff

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Senior Pastor

Johnny Harp

Johnny has served as the Senior Pastor of Lakeview Church since 2006. His main responsibilities are preaching and teaching God’s Word, praying, and providing leadership for the church. He is a very relational person and enjoys meeting and making connections with people. Johnny and his wife Cheryl have two children, Matt Harp and Kassi McDonald. He began in ministry when he was 16 years old and has served as Youth, Music, and Senior Adult Minister, Associate Pastor and Senior Pastor.  He…
Student & Associate Pastor

Tyler Dixon

Tyler has served as a student pastor for about 16 years, 7 of those years here at Lakeview. Tyler has been married to his wife, Samantha for 10 years. They have 2 kids, Ryker-9 years old and Remy-4 years old. They also have a chocolate lab, named Timber and she’s 10 yrs old. Tyler has been in a relationship with Jesus since the age of 7 and he surrendered to the ministry at age 15. His hobbies include hunting and…
Worship Leader

Frankie Shepherd

Frankie came to Lakeview in March of 2021. He is originally from Sherwood, AR and attended Williams Baptist University in Walnut Ridge, AR. Frankie enjoys chasing tornadoes in the spring and officiating high school football in the fall. Him and his wife Bailey married in October of 2020 and have one daughter, Selah. Frankie’s heart for Lakeview is to be a singing church that experiences God’s presence every Sunday and declares biblical truth.
Kid’s Director

Ken Weigang

Ken has been blessed to be the Director of Kids Ministry since June of 2022. He moved to Arkansas in 2018 to marry his wonderful wife, Amber, and inherited four amazing stepchildren. Ken was a C.N.A, volunteer firefighter, and worked with special needs adults and children at BHS and Sunshine School prior to coming into his position at Lakeview.  “I cannot think of anything better than having the opportunity to share the love of Christ to children.” Ken loves to play…
Associate Kid’s Director

Crystal Adams

In 2006, Crystal and her husband Matt moved to Northwest Arkansas. They have two children, Madison and Lucas. Their journey at Lakeview began in 2012, where she volunteered for eight years in the nursery and Kid’s Church. In 2020, she took on the role of VBS decorator, and by 2022, assumed the position of VBS director alongside co-directing the Kid’s Church program. In 2022, their daughter Madison, was diagnosed with leukemia. Throughout their trials and tribulations, God’s presence has given…
Ministry Assistant

Penny Sims

Penny came to Lakeview almost 3 years ago. She has 2 children and 2 wonderful grand-children. Penny has lived in Northwest Arkansas her entire life and attained a Bachelor’s in Elementary and Special Education from the University of Arkansas. After teaching in the Rogers School system for 28 years, she served as a Kid’s director for 10 years. The Lord has blessed her with this position and church family.
Nursery Co-Director

Bailey Shepherd

Women’s Ministry Director

Cheryl Harp

Cheryl considers it a great joy and blessing to be the pastor’s wife at Lakeview. She loves serving the Lord, digging into the Bible, leading the Women’s Ministry and directing church drama. She is originally from Northeast Arkansas, but met her husband while attending UCA in Conway. Outside the home, she was a Business Analyst for years, but now is very happily retired.  She has two children and two grandchildren. She loves to travel and she enjoys sitting on her…