Meet Our Founding Pastor

Dr. Mark Foster

As the founding pastor of Acts 2 UMC, Dr. Mark Foster effectively communicates practical messages from the Bible with sincerity, warmth and humor. Mark is led by the Spirit and is passionate about seeing people come to know Jesus. He has the unique ability to reach all ages, from children to mature adults.

More About Pastor Mark

Mark Foster, founding pastor of Acts 2 UMCMark married his wife, Chantelle, in August 1991. They have two sons, John Mark and Noah.

Mark grew up as the “P.K.” or “preacher’s kid” of Rev. John and Carol Foster. John and Carol served United Methodist Churches in Oklahoma for more than 40 years and are currently enjoying retirement.

Before entering the ministry, Mark worked as a television reporter and producer for the National Broadcasting Company, better known as NBC. While in theology school at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Mark worked as the “Minister to Visitors” at Highland Park UMC, a 12,000-member church that has been one of the largest United Methodist Churches in the country. Also, while in Dallas, Mark had the opportunity to help more than 1,000 people commit or recommit their life to Christ.

As an experienced church planter, Dr. Mark Foster leads the efforts to give birth to daughter churches that will one day be healthy enough to have children of their own.

Mark has completed a Doctoral Program from Fuller Theological Seminary concentrating on Church Multiplication.

If you would like to contact Dr. Foster, please contact the church office at 405-359-2287.

Recent Posts by Pastor Mark

“The Walk” Small Groups

“The Walk” Small Groups

Dates: Weekly, beginning the week of March 1 and ending the week of April 12. Time: Groups meet for 1 hour 15 minutes at a time set by each group Location: Varying Locations - Groups will meet in participants' homes and on campus Investment: $14.50 for study book...

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Thy Will Be Done

Thy Will Be Done

“Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.” is from the prayer Jesus taught his disciples to pray. It is a way of saying the same thing twice. God’s kingdom is that reality where what God wants done is done. Sometimes this happens here and now...

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