Hebrews 11:1 "Now faith is the substance of things hope for, the evidence of things not seen".
Prior to being appointed at Furley, Pastor Joseph R.C. Moore was the Director of Music at St. Mark United Methodist Church. There he directed a number of choirs, praise teams, and a full band, creating a dynamic ministry of praise and worship. Pastor Moore also worked as a Youth Minister at St. Mark as well as the Assistant Director of St. Mark's Seeds of Life Summer Camp. There he was able to share the love of Jesus Christ with the youngest and most vulnerable saints-children. His love of and desire to help and support children and give them a voice has and continues to fuel his work with youth. St. Mark is also where Pastor Moore began his candidacy process for the United Methodist Church.
Pastor Moore served as a member of the United States Military. He completed a tour in Iraq and is medically retired from the Army. He has received a bachelor's degree in Music from Wichita State. And a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Friends University. While attending WSU, he joined the Alpha Kappa Alpha fraternity, Inc. After graduating, Pastor Moore worked as a music teacher for Wichita Public Schools for five years. Currently, he is a music teacher at Holy Savior Catholic Academy. Pastor Moore is also a barber and owns his own business.
Pastor Moore is described as a servant leader who is committed to advancing the gospel through evangelism, teaching, preaching, praise and worship, youth development, community service, and prayer ministry. He is also an award nominated independent gospel recording artist.
Pastor Moore resides in Park City, KS and is married to Marchelle Moore, an Assistant Principal for Wichita Public Schools. They have 7 children, Ciera, Patrice, Julien, Josiah, Jewell, Joseph, and Destiny.