CCC is a Team
Our staff team lives the CCC Mission and Vision by helping to create a healthy church where people become wholehearted followers of Jesus Christ.
(Second row back)
Dan McLaughlin, Lead Pastor
(First row from left)
Sandy Rogers, Music Team Leader
Debi Macy-Smith, Office Coordinator
Dan joined the staff of CCC in January 2007. Having served as Associate Pastor and Interim Lead Pastor, Dan began serving as Lead Pastor in January 2014.
Dan grew up on the south side of Indianapolis, graduating from Perry Meridian High School before attending Taylor University in Upland, Indiana to earn his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. He later completed a Masters of Arts in Religion through Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois.
Dan and his wife, Denise, were married in 2001 and prioritize their time (and energy) as the parents to two growing and very active children.
Amanda Stout has attended and served CCC since 2011 and joined the CCC staff as Office Coordinator in June 2019.
She was born and raised in Johnson County and has also lived in where she met her husband, Ben to whom she has been married since 2004. Amanda and her husband, Ben, have two boys.
Amanda has a hobby business and loves to crochet, bake, camp, and garden. Amanda and Ben have two boys whose interests and activities also keep the family very busy.
Music Team Leader
Sandy joined the CCC staff as Music Team Leader in May 2013.
Sandy attended Butler University in Indianapolis where she earned her undergraduate and master’s degrees in music education. She also has served 30 years as an elementary music teacher at Burkhart Elementary School in Perry Township working with her award-winning choirs.
In addition to developing the music team at CCC to create worship experiences that honor God and engage people, Sandy always has a smile and enjoys baking, sewing and spending time with family, especially Jim, her husband since 1984.