Leadership Team

Our leadership team is made up of a group of elders that actively serve as pastors, as well as several ministry directors that oversee our different ministry environments.



Pastor Eric, Lead Pastor

Eric Most serves as the Lead elder/pastor.  He has been married to his wife Jennifer for over 20 years, and they have four school-aged children (Cody, Jessica, Thomas, and Shane).  The Most’s live on a ranch near Brady and are involved in raising and backgrounding cattle.  Eric’s ministry passions include communicating, casting vision, and developing leaders.  His hobbies include: climbing mountains, woodworking, golf, and spending time with his family.  Jen enjoys seeing children meet, follow, and love Jesus. She serves regularly in The Fort, The Crossing’s K-5th grade environment.

Pastor Jon, Youth and Worship Pastor

Jon Phillips serves as the Youth and Worship pastor.  He and his wife Sharayah have been married for 7 years, and have served at The Crossing since August of 2017.
Jim and Jamie Mann

Elder/Pastor Jim, Guest Services Coordinator

Jim and Jamie Mann have lived in the Gothenburg community since 1992.  They have loved raising their 3 children here.  Their oldest, Amanda lives here in Gothenburg with her husband and three children. Their middle child, Colton, is in Omaha, and their youngest, Brett, is married and resides in Gothenburg as well. They became grandparents inSeptember 2013, and they love spending all the time they can with their grandkids!  Jim loves hunting, playing sports, telling stories and seeing Jesus transform lives.  Jamie’s  passions are one-on-one discipleship of younger women, HGTV, and thrift shopping.  Jamie is known for either finding or building whatever you need, “and it only cost a buck!”
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Barry Holbrook – Family Life Pastor

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Matt Langley – Logistics Coordinator/Deacon

Matt Langley and his wife, Sherri, live in Gothenburg with their three boys, Drake, Tanner, and Garrett, as well as their daughter, Reagan.  Matt is on the leadership team and also serves in the role of Logistics Coordinator/Deacon.  He helps keep all of the components of set up, tear down, maintenance, and miscellaneous needs that come up in check.  Matt serves like crazy behind the scenes!  Sherri serves as our Event Coordinator, making sure every event runs like a well oiled machine.

Dee Weaver

Dee Weaver, Counselor

Dee Weaver, a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner, is serving as a Christian counselor for our church family.  She and her husband, Joe, live in Gothenburg.  They have two grown children with growing families of their own.  Jamie and her husband, Bryan, are serving in the Navigator’s ministry in Japan.  Jeremy and his wife, Emily, are in business in Iowa.  Dee is also the Family & Consumer Science Teacher at Gothenburg High School.  She enjoys both careers and feels God has called her to be in the helping profession. 
She is available for appointments after 4:00 p.m., Monday-Thursday during the school year. Summer hours are scheduled as needed, Monday-Thursday. Please call 308.529.1040 to schedule an appointment.