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 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
On Sunday, February 5 from 8:30am - 12:00pm, Acts 2 will host the Oklahoma Blood Institute in the Gym in Building C for a blood drive to help give life to our community. All blood types will be accepted. To schedule your donation time please click here. For more...
Wednesday Nights Starting January 11 Dinner from 5:45 - 6:25pm Classes and Small Groups for All Ages from 6:30 - 8:00pm Contact: Director of Discipleship Michael Andres Acts 2 University is an opportunity for people of all ages to share a meal, connect with others,...
Friday, January 27 6:00pm-8:00pm Oops, I Arted located at 3400 S. Bryant For all 4th and 5th Grade Students Contact: Children's Director Meagan Durham Club 45's next late-night event is Friday, January 27. We will meet at 6:00pm at Oops, I Arted, located at the SE...