Brent Salm - Lead Pastor

Our staff is diversely gifted, and we seek to honor God by embracing this diversity. Please contact any of our staff members with any questions or needs by simply clicking on the individual's name below or by contacting the church office.


Brent Salm joined the ministerial staff at CPCC in 1994 and assumed the role of Senior Minister as of September 8, 2013. He is married to Debra and father to five: Bethany, Nick, Mackenzie, Matt and Jonathan. Brent grew up on a farm an hour and a half northeast of Normal, raising sheep, corn and soybeans. He loves to spend time with his family and strum on his six string. Brent's favorite Bible character is David, and he longs to be a man after God's own heart (Psalm 78.70-72).



Bob Mitchell - Worship Leader

Thadd Sparrow joined the staff as Family Life Minister in March of 2014. He is married to Nicole and they have 2 kids: Elijah born in 2008 and Evette born in 2013. As the son of a factory worker and stay-at-home mom turned bus driver, he learned to Love the Lord by watching his parents faithful dedication to Jesus and the local church. After graduating Lincoln Christian College in 2001, Thadd has worked with churches in both Illinois and Michigan. Philippians 3:10-12



Shannon Busick - Administrative Assistant