Pastors & Staff

Pastor George Spicer and Pastor Marcus Breitbarth welcome you to Life in Christ Lutheran Church! If you’re visiting in the area, we would be honored to have you join us in Worship, Sunday School, and Bible Class. If you are seeking a church home, we pray the Holy Spirit will guide you to make Life in Christ your church home. May God bless you richly today and every day!


Pastor George Spicer

Rev. Spicer has served as Senior Pastor at Life in Christ for almost 15 years.  Previously, he had served congregations in Festus, Missouri and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

Rev. Spicer is married to Sherri (they just celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary); they have three grown children and seven grandchildren.  He enjoys preaching and leading worship, writing devotional material and working on his blog (  He marvels at how God the Holy Spirit teaches and grows the church community into a deeper and more trusting relationship with God the Son, Jesus Christ.  Since the church was planted in 2003, he sees how God the Father has showered Life in Christ with more blessings than can be counted.

His hobbies include reading, listening to music and messing around on his guitar.  He also enjoys following the Cardinals – the Arizona football Cardinals & the St. Louis baseball Cardinals.

Rev. Spicer promises that visitors and guests will receive a warm and friendly welcome from his and the people of Life in Christ.  He enjoys making new friends and hopes that if you do not have a church home, you will come and visit Life in Christ soon.


Pastor Marcus Breitbarth

Pastor Marcus was installed as associate pastor of Life in Christ on September 28, 2014.  He previously served in Mammoth Lakes, California.  He enjoys leading worship, leading Bible study, supporting and encouraging people in their faith through the joys and challenges of life, working with youth and introducing people to Jesus.

He is married to Kimberly and they have three children – Katelyn, Parker and Eli.  His pasttimes include: playing and spending time with his family, reading, watching sports, watching movies, golf, and running.

Pastor Marcus became a pastor because he wants people to have the joy, peace, and hope that he has as a redeemed child of God.  Jesus died for all and freely offers new life in Him – life now and forever! Pastor Marcus invites you to join us at Life in Christ and He promises that he will do his best to welcome you with open arms and show you Jesus in his words and actions.


Meet Our Deacons and Office Staff


Deacon Danny


Deacon Gale


Deacon Jeff


Deacon Jerry


Deacon Jerry


Deacon Kevin


Secretary Connie


Office Assistant Pam




In memoriam – Scooter