Sándor Paull

Sándor Paull (pronounced Shawn-door) is the lead pastor and responsible for teaching, long-term vision and planning for Christland and future church plants. He also oversees the other pastors on staff and is responsible for leadership development. He has two bachelor degrees from Southern Illinois University, one in Ceramic Art and another in Industrial Design. He and his wife Amanda have two children, Faith and Jonathan.

If you'd like to contact Sándor, you can email him at spaull@christland.org.

Cody Dicks

Cody oversees our Sunday teams and is also responsible for administrative duties at the church. Cody has a Bachelor Degree in Zoology from Southern Illinois University and a Master's Degree in Natural Science from Southeast Missouri State University. He and his wife Laurian have two children together.

If you'd like to contact Cody, you can email him at cldicks@christland.org.

Jackson MacLachlan

Jackson MacLachlan graduated from Southern Illinois University in 2016 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He currently oversees worship, leads the youth group, and focuses on reaching college students. Originally from Springfield, MO, Jackson is a fan of college football, Tesla, Space X, and all things outdoors.  He and his wife, Shannon, have a son named James. 

If you'd like to contact Jackson, you can email him at jmaclachlan@christland.org.

Winston & Kristin Bryant

Winston serves on Christland's board as a non staff overseer. He's a native Floridian who enjoys a good day at the beach, basketball, and any and all things cars. 

Kristin has an active role in helping develop the worship team.  She enjoys photography, writing, cycling, and music. The couple met and married at the church in 2016. They have two toddlers, Mariana Joy and Ezekiel Honour.

If you'd like to contact Winston or Kristin, feel free to email them at info@christland.org.

Xavion Brown

Xavion and his wife, Alicia, moved from Indiana to be a part Christland.  As a former Army Ranger, he's more than qualified to tackle any problem that arises with the facility.  He enjoys motorcylces and eating good BBQ.

If you'd like to contact Xavion, you can email him at xbrown@christland.org.

Sarah Kastelein

Sarah graduated in 2014 from Southern Illinois University with a Bachelors in English. She taught high school English at Consol for the last 2 years and will be moving to teach 1st grade at Mitchell Elementary in Bryan this Fall. Sarah and her husband, Cameron, have two boys named Logan and Ryker. 


If you'd like to contact Sarah, feel free to email her at skastelein@christland.org  

Tim & Margaret Pappoe

Tim and Margaret have been a wonderful part of our family since 2006. They both grew up in Ghana, W. Africa. Tim oversees our prayer team. In his spare time, Tim enjoys swimming and challenging himself with DIY projects.

Margaret is our bookkeeper. She is an avid reader and will share a good blend of tea with anyone. Tim and Margaret have 3 kids, Michelle, Tim Jr., and Sameritta.

If you'd like to contact Tim, feel free to email him at info@christland.org.  If you'd like to contact Margaret, feel free to email her at mpappoe@christland.org.