About Us

Who we are at

Cypress Creek Christian Church

Identity Statement: Because God first loved us (1 John 4:19)
Vision Statement: Putting love first in all things
Mission Statement: Leading individuals and families to a Love First Life.

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Core Values

Hospitality – Revealing God’s love through open doors;
Fellowship – Experiencing God’s love through healthy relationships;
Worship – Centering around God’s love made real at the table;
Discipleship – Forming individuals in the ways of God’s love;
Service – Sharing God’s love in tangible ways.

Four Essential Practices

  1. Weekly Worship
  2. Intentional Spiritual Formation in Small Group settings
  3. Sharing Spiritual Gifts both Inside and Outside the Faith Community
  4. Financially Supporting the Church’s Mission and Ministry
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Our Story

Cypress Creek Christian Church was founded in 1972 by a dozen families and is now supported by over 1000 active members. For the past four decades we have served as the hands and feet of Christ in our neighborhood and beyond, ministering to a world in search of love and hope.​

Our Affirmation

Because God first loved us, (1 John 4:19) Cypress Creek Christian Church is a faith community that recognizes and affirms that all people are made in the image of God. We welcome people of every race, gender, age, physical and mental ability, sexual orientation, economic circumstance, faith background, and political affiliation to participate fully in the life of our church. This includes, but is not limited to, baptism, communion, marriage, ordination, and parent/child dedications. We value a diversity of beliefs and are committed to Living the Love First Life with all of God’s people.

Our Denomination

Cypress Creek Christian Church is a congregation connected with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The indentity statement of the denomination is, “We are Disciples of Christ, a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world.
As part of the one body of Christ, we welcome all to the Lord’s Table as God has welcomed us.” To learn more about the denomination as a whole, please, reach out to the ministry staff or check out the denomination’s website.

Ministry Team

Rev. Bruce Frogge

Rev. Bruce Frogge
Senior Minister
bfrogge@cypresscreek.cc

Rev. Paula Gembala

Rev. Paula Gembala
Senior Associate Minister
pgembala@cypresscreek.cc

Dr. Joel Plaag

Dr. Joel Plaag
Traditional Worship Director
​jplaag@cypresscreek.cc

Keeton Coffman

Keeton Coffman
Interim Contemporary Worship Director 

Rev. Mariah Newell
Kids, ​Youth & Family Minister
mnewell@cypresscreek.cc

Ginni Whitten

Ginni Whitten
Community Center Director
gwhitten@cypresscreek.cc

Jennifer Warman

Jennifer Warman
​Finance Administrator
​jwarman@cypresscreek.cc

Dr. Ann Frohbieter

Dr. Ann Frohbieter
Organist
annfrohbieter@yahoo.com