Noel has been the lead pastor of gFree Church since 2007. He grew up in northwest PA but has lived all over – NY, KY, FL, CA. He is married to Eileen (nurse), and they have 4 teenagers – Ben, Kate, Sean, and Zack. They stay busy with all of the kids’ activities in sports, drama and scouting. He enjoys playing football with the boys and working on math puzzles with his daughter. Noel is a huge Steelers fan and enjoys seeing one game a year in person. And the dog’s name is Rue.


Matt and Kira started on staff at gFree in the summer of 2018. Matt serves as full-time Ministry Staff, and Kira is the Outreach Director. Matt and Kira met while working together as field coordinators for an adventure program in Wisconsin. Since then, Matt and Kira have moved to California and back to Pennsylvania, where Matt grew up, to raise their children, Arik, Chace, Briel, and Beck. In their down time, they enjoy being outside hiking, fishing, hunting, and gardening.




Jonah grew up in the Curwensville area. He has served as a worship leader since 2017. Jonah is a songwriter, vocalist and guitar players. He completed a year at Messiah University studying worship music and has recently transferred his studies to Lock Haven University. Jonah believes that worship is more than song, rather it is to be our way of life.




Mindy currently serves at gFree as the Administrative Assistant and volunteers as the Children’s Ministry Director. She is originally from the Philipsburg area. When she is not organizing things at gFree, Mindy enjoys spending time with her husband, Neal, two kids and grandkids.


2023-2024 Board of Administration

Sherrie Beals—Finance Director

Ken Knepp—Delegate 1

Joe Matson—Member-at-Large

Sara Miller—Society Secretary


2023-2024 Board of Ministry

Kira Argot—Outreach Director

Jonah Bell—Music Director

Alice Baker—Hospitality Director

Jeff Baker—Church Life Director

Matt Argot—Adult Ministries Director

Matt Argot—Youth Ministries Director

Mindy Parks—Children’s Ministries Director

Chris Wilson—Ministry Mobilization Director

Jeff Baker —Delegate 2