Whitton Avenue is an elder led church, based on our understanding of the pattern for church leadership established in the New Testament. For a detailed explanation of our Scriptural interpretation and how it works out practically in church life, click here.

Our Leadership


Chris Newkirk

Chris Newkirk was born in Southern California but moved around several times before landing in Oklahoma City for two…

Peter Kinkel was born in Phoenix and raised here except for a few years in Colorado. He returned to…

Matt lived the first ten years of his life in Indiana before his family moved to Arizona in 1979….

Our Deacons


Greg Kinkel

Steve Kinkel

Jason and Jessica Stinson

Jerome Rokey