Didi Bacon, Senior Minister

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Didi has lead Mount Carmel Christian Church as the Senior Minister since 1999. Didi is a graduate of Cincinnati Bible College (now Cincinnati Christian University). Having previously be raised in Zimbabwe, Africa, Didi brings a treasure of perspective to the pulpit through his Biblical teaching and preaching. Didi recently celebrated his 25th anniversary with his wife Shannon, whom he has four children with. Didi loves the game of baseball and has coached his sons throughout their playing careers.

Administration Ministries

The Administrations Ministry team runs the day to day operations of the church and supports the Worship and Discipleship teams.

  • Jeff Perrine - Associate Minister of Administration Ministries

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    Jeff is responsible for overseeing the office staff, human relations, finances, communications, buildings & grounds, and information technology/security.

  • BRIAN MCGEE - Director of communications

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    Brian oversees all things printed, produced, and projected. Brian manages the website, social media, video production, and communications with outside vendors.

  • leslie benton - OFFICE Administrative assistant

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    Leslie is the first face you meet when you come to the office or the voice that greets you when you call. Leslie also processes many of our documents and registers events coming up at the church. Call with any questions: (513) 528-01230.

  • CONNIE BUTLER - FINANCE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

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    Connie ensures that all of our accounting is done properly for weekly offerings and operational expenses. Please contact her with any questions regarding giving statements or other financial issues.

  • BARB ANDERSON - Worship ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

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    Barb coordinates our volunteer and worship teams for Sunday. She also oversees the tech booth technology, and serves on the creative design team that works to create welcoming and engaging atmospheres throughout our space.

  • Tim Pride - Facilities Manager

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    Tim ensures that our facilities are running well and efficiently. If you have “handy-man skills" that you want to use to serve, contact Tim and he can help get you connected with areas of need.

  • BILL BURCHETT - CUSTODIAN

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    Bill does an excellent job of keeping our building clean throughout the week and helping to make sure everything is ready to go on Sundays.

  • SafeTy Team

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    We have a wonderful team of individuals with medical and/or security experience that serve on our safety team. If you are interested in serving or learning more about how you can assist us on a per need basis, please use the email link above.


Discipleship Ministries

The Discipleship Ministries team is aimed at helping our people grow in their faith through study, service, and connecting with others.

  • ARLAN HOWARD - Associate minister of discipleship ministries

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    Arlan oversees our discipleship process, local outreach, pastoral care ministries, and pathways ministries.

  • Tim Peace - Teaching Minister

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    Tim oversees the teaching curriculum that is used at our church for our Small Group Ministry and for our Sunday Sermon Messages. Tim is a PHD student at Radboud University in the Netherlands and holds both his bachelors and masters degrees from Cincinnati Christian University.

  • Chris Van Huss - Missions Minister

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    Chris oversees our 8 International Missions Partners and coordinates efforts to help support their ministries. Chris also networks with our local outreach partners and volunteers.

Worship Ministries

The Worship Ministries team leads our church on Sunday – from music all the way to the person who is holding the door open to greet you, we want to make sure that you are welcome and that you experience the love of God.

  • RICK ANDERSON - ASSOCIATE MINiSTER OF WORSHIP MINISTRIES

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    Rick oversees the Worship Arts of Mount Carmel Christian Church.

  • Aaron adams - Student minister

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    Aaron oversees our programming and ministry to 7th - 12th grade students, trains and equips our student volunteer leaders, and coordinates our events and camp trips.

  • Lisa Davis - Children's minister


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    Lisa oversees our ministry in Kid City to our Kindergarten through Sixth Graders as well as supports and trains our volunteers in our Preschool and Nursery.

  • SARA FRISBY - Preschool & Nursery director

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    Sara oversees our preschool and nursery programming for Sundays. She leads our volunteer team and makes sure everyone has proper training and a valid background check.

  • JOE HUBBELL - Worship and Music ASSISTANT

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    Joe uses his gift of music and teaching throughout our Sunday worship experience in our adult, teens, and children serves.

  • Jeff DrIEVER - SOUND ENGINEER

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    Jeff serves as our sound engineer on Sundays and leads our team of volunteers to help ensure an enjoyable worship experience.

  • Riley Hindman - CCU INTERN

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    Riley is a student at Cincinnati Christian University. As part of our involvement in the Teaching Church Internship Program, she serves at Mount Carmel Christian Church, with a focus in Youth Ministry.