Phil Miller |  Lead Pastor

Phil Miller | Lead Pastor

 Lucas Lane |  Youth Pastor

Lucas Lane | Youth Pastor

 Gina Gordon |  Office Administrator

Gina Gordon | Office Administrator




Phil joined the FCOC staff on June 1, 1997. He spent his first 16 years doing Children's, Youth, and Small Group Ministry. In December of 2013 Phil became the Lead Pastor. Phil graduated from Lincoln Christian University with a B.A. in Preaching Ministry. As the Lead Pastor at FCOC, he is responsible for the preaching, teaching, care for the people, and to lead the congregation in the direction God wants us to go. Phil married his high school sweetheart Amy, and they have three children (Abigail, Lucas & Gracie). Phil enjoys boating, riding his motorcycle (Honda, not a Harley....yet) and playing cowbell in the FCOC worship band. 




Lucas joined the FCOC staff in May of 2014. He is a graduate of Lincoln Christian University, and is the husband of Hannah Lane and the father to Amelia Grace & Hadley Faith. Youth ministry is a passion for Lucas, and he can think of no greater job than impacting and changing the hearts of students for Christ. Away from the office, Lucas is an avid sports fan, musician, and outdoors man, spending time in the woods hunting, fishing and just enjoying God's creation. If Lucas had to pick his favorite movie trilogy, it would be Back to the Future (#3 being his favorite, followed by #1, then #2). 




Gina joined the FCOC staff in January of 2014, after being a stay at home mom for several years. She has previously worked at Champaign's Busey Bank in the IT department. As the Office Administrator at FCOC, she is responsible for all aspects of the office and assisting the pastors with any task they need done. Gina married Mike in September of 2000, and they have one child together (Noah). She enjoys photography, reading, cooking, and riding with Mike on his motorcycle. Gina also enjoys watching football (Da Bears & GRFCYF- GO Buffs) and hockey (Blackhawks).