Tom Loyola

Tom Loyola

Senior Pastor

Tom has served as Senior Pastor since November 2004. He and Sue Ann married in 1980, they are the grateful parents of a married daughter and a college-age son, and they have partnered together in pastoral ministry since 1984. Tom received his Master of Theology and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Dallas Theological Seminary and enjoys reading, running, oil painting, and a good movie.

John McClung

John McClung

Assistant Pastor

John has served as Assistant Pastor since August 2016. He previously served as our Youth Pastor since April 2007. He has been happily married to Patricia for over 16 years.  They have a son in elementary school. John and Patricia served for three years as missionaries in South America.

John received his Master of Arts in Christian Education degree from Dallas Theological Seminary and enjoys travelling, geocaching, painting, and serving as chaplain for our local police department.

Cheri Hirl

Cheri Hirl

Director of Children's Ministry

Cheri has attended Clinton Evangelical Free Church for the past 10 years.  She has volunteered with children’s ministry since she arrived.  She has been married to Brad for 27 years and they have 3 wonderful children. She has her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology.  Children are her passion and she loves the privilege of being able to share Jesus with the entire family.

Gayle Honeywell

Gayle Honeywell

Office Manager

Gayle has been coming to E-Free for about 8 years, and came to Christ in this church. She has been involved in several ministries, including the music team, Awana, and 4-5 grade Sunday School. She lives in Sabula IA, with  two spoiled dogs, and one token cat. She loves to spend time with family and friends, crochet, and motorcycle rides.