Our Team

Here at Starlight Ministries we rely on a team of people from all walks of life. We would love to get to know you better, so let us begin by introducing some of the many people that make our ministry possible.


Dr. Aldon Preston


Dr. Aldon Preston

Lead Pastor – Graduate of Oral Roberts University and Advantage College, he also attended Cal State –Hayward. He double majored in music & theology. He is ordained with the International Pentecostal Holiness Church, and is the active widowed father of Pierce Emory Preston

Patricia "Patti" Hall

Children’s Pastor – Children’s church teacher. Long time manager of the original Sonic Drive-In. She loves kids, outdoor activities, and loves to laugh.

Wendy Lann

Official Secretary / Treasurer – works at the Cushing Lumber Yard. She loves worshipping God and taking time to enjoy His creation in the great out doors and with numerous pets.

Billie Richardson

Adult Bible Teacher – Graduate of OSU and of Heartland School of Ministry. She is active in community Bible studies and Prayer groups and is a master gardener.

Debra "Debbie" Sample

Rainbow Kids Leader – Mom of 7 boys, 2 daughters-in-law and the proud Grandma of 5. She is known for her creative deserts & plays keyboard on the praise team.

Jerry Sample

Youth / College Age Ministry – Graduate of Southwestern Christian University. 

Liz Teeman

Nursery Attendant – Grew up attending Starlight Ministries, now a student at ORU. She loves to read, study, & work with children.

Richard Teeman

Grounds keeper –  Loves to play in the dirt and is the proud father of 3 lovely ladies.