Our Staff

Lead Pastor

Brian Seidel and Wife Maureen

Sons Colin, Curtis, and Cameron

Pastor Brian is an ordained minister for the Church of God (Anderson, IN). He graduated from Northwest Nazarene University in 2002. Brian has a passion for God’s word and ministry that goes beyond the local church, and hopes to pass the “Kingdom mindset” on to all believers.  He is also an author, speaker, and writer; you can follow these adventures at brianseidel.net . God has blessed he and his wife Maureen with three boys; Colin, Curtis, and Cameron.


 Children’s Ministry Director

Sherry Slocum and Husband Glenn

Grandchildren Rainey and Dominyk Jewell

Sherry Slocum has been blessed with being able to work with a variety of children’s ministries over the last sixteen years or so as a teacher. She has a passion for teaching children about the love of God. She feels the most important thing a child will ever learn is that God is love. Sherry and Glenn were blessed with 5 children and 11 grandchildren. Two of their grandchildren, Rainey and Dominyk attend church with them on a regular basis.



Director of Music

Joe DeMay and Wife Krista

Children Mykal and Mauriella

In 2010 Joe started working with Brian and serving on the Youth Staff at Cloverdale Church of God. He quickly started working with the Youth Band. Since then he’s been serving on a music team as a bass player and sound tech. In 2016 he and his wife moved their family to Nampa and started attending Oregon Trail Church of God. July 2017 he filled in as the worship leader after the youth/worship leader left, and was brought on staff in August. He’s married to his lovely wife Krista, and has two children Mykal and Mauriella.


Youth Ministry Director

Dusti Hall and Husband Clifton

Children Noah, Elie, Whitney, Airika, and Kade

Dusti has taken on the role as Youth Director in August of 2017 and is loving it!! She loves working with the middle school and high school age kids, and also enjoys teaching a Christian release class for Middleton High School.  Although new to the ministry, she really enjoys teaching these kids the Bible and about who God is and how they can apply it to everyday life.  She plans to go to school in the near future to earn a degree in Ministry to better improve her knowledge to help upcoming youth age kids.  Dusti has a wonderful husband, Clifton, as well as two amazing young boys, Noah and Elie.  Upon marrying Clifton, her family grew with Whitney, Airika, and Kade.


Church Communications Director

Jeremy Felkel and Wife Jessica

Jeremy Felkel is a licensed minister of the Church of God (Anderson, IN). He graduated from Warner Pacific College in 2007. For the next 10 years Jeremy has served with three churches in Portland Oregon and in the Treasure Valley. Jeremy has a passion for God’s word and welcoming all ages to the Journey. Since joining Oregon Trail in 2014, God has opened a new frontier before him in communications, technology, and graphic art production. He believes the most important thing for a Christ follower is to challenge others to take the next step and see Christ in all facets of their lives. He and his wife Jessica are excited to be a part of the Oregon Trail family.


Need More Information?

Feel free to call us at the church office

Monday – Thursday (9:00 am-2:00 pm):

(208) 454-0736 or email