Jeannie Britzmann, the newest member of the McKnight Crossings Church of Christ ministry staff, is an Associate Minister. Jeannie assists the MX ministry leaders in their vision, ministry direction, leadership development, and volunteer recruitment. She oversees MX ministries to ensure that they align with MX’s mission and are bearing healthy fruit. Over the last twenty years she has been involved with teaching students from all stages of life; from the graduate level-University of Washington Masters of Taxation, to high school level-Mathematics, to homeschooling her three daughters. In her spare time, which rarely exists due to three teenagers in the house, she enjoys reading and watching her girls play basketball. Call Jeannie at 314.962.7026.
Jeff Kryder is the McKnight Crossings Church of Christ Senior Minister. After training in the St. Louis Spiritual Internship, Jeff moved to Hartford, Connecticut where he started a church and served as minister and church planter. In 1992, Jeff moved back to St. Louis where he was a trainer for the St. Louis Spiritual Internship assisting with the sending of mission teams around the world. For a number of years, Jeff was the preaching minister for the Mid-County Church. Jeff has a B.S. degree in Engineering Science from Vanderbilt University and a M.A. in Marriage and Family Counseling from the University of Saint Joseph. Jeff and his wife Becky are blessed with three grown children and four grandsons. Call Jeff at 314-962-7026.
Michael Parks, is the Youth and Family Minister. Michael works with 6th-12th grade students and their parents, and he leads worship on Sunday mornings. Michael is married to Shelly, and proud (step) dad to Elise, and dad to Bennett and Deacon. He has been involved in youth ministry since his college days at Harding University, working with youth ministries in Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Houston, Texas. Additionally, Michael has spent time working with teenage boys committed to overcoming their addiction to drugs and alcohol. Michael enjoys sports, music, photography, cooking, and the outdoors. He is passionate about his family, student ministry, worship, and the issues of hunger, clean water, and human trafficking. Call Michael at 314-962-7026.
Jeremy Picker is McKnight Crossings Church of Christ’s Family & Worship Minister. His primary responsibilities are working with children from birth - 5th Grade and their parents. Jeremy is especially passionate about ministering to young dads and helping parents build faith within their family. Jeremy married his wife Laura in December of 2000 and they have three children--Kennedy, Ansley, & Ian--who add a lot of fun to family life. In addition to spending time with his family Jeremy loves playing most sports, watching the Cardinals, eating BBQ, coaching his kid’s teams, and going on dates with his wife. Call Jeremy at 314.962.7026.