Pastoral leadership team

Sean Odom

Lead Pastor


Sean grew up in Selma, AL and trusted in Christ as his Savior at the age of eighteen. He graduated from Baptist Bible College with a B.A. in Pastoral Studies and a Graduate of Theology degree in 1995. He and his wife Stephanie have been married since 1992 and have three beautiful daughters, Marissa, Sarah, and Merrilee. They have served in a variety of ministries over the years, including being missionaries to Mexico for eight and a half years.

Larry Lutz

Executive Pastor, Disaster Response Chaplain


Larry and his wife Betty came to Alabama from Stafford, Virginia.  Larry served 36 years with the U.S. Army.  The first 20 in uniform and the remaining years as a Department of the Army civilian, working at the Pentagon.  The Lord had a plan for further service for Larry.  This time it was for His work.  God had His hand on Larry’s life when He removed him from the Pentagon shortly before September 11, 2001.  Since that time he has graduated from seminary with a Masters Degree in Theology and has been certified as a Disaster Response Chaplain and been actively involved in church planting.  He Joined the Pastoral Staff of Exalt Community Church in 2019.