Lead Pastor | Email
Pastor Tivis and his wife, Lauren, are from Alabama. He is passionate about preaching and teaching God’s word and takes every opportunity to share the gospel and care for people. He wants to see the lost saved and grow in their walk with Christ.
Worship Pastor | Email
Nathan Terry is a longtime member of FBC Diamond and came on staff in 2009. Nathan married his high school sweetheart Mandy. They have two adult sons, Johnathan his wife Katelyn, and Jacob his wife Emily. Nathan loves to connect with people, build relationships, and see people grow in their walk with Christ!
Student Pastor | Email
Jacob and his wife Brooke moved from Shawnee Oklahoma to do ministry in Diamond in 2022. He is passionate about discipleship and making students feel loved in the church. He also loves disc golf and spending time with Brooke.
Children’s Director | Email
Lisa is a lifelong native of the Joplin area and has served churches as children’s director for many years. She is married to Dave and together they have three children, Paige, Peyton, and Trey. She is passionate about preparing a place for children to grow and learn about King Jesus all while having fun!
Office Administrator | Email
Jamie Norman joined our Church staff in November 2016 as our Administrative Assistant. From the financials to the weekly bulletin, she keeps our office running smoothly. Jamie and her husband Richard live on their farm located between Diamond and Neosho. Together they have five adult children. They are Nana and Papa to six grandchildren and two great granddaughters and one puppy named Oddie.