LSCC Elder Candidates

At LSCC, elders are responsible for providing the overall leadership and direction of the church. As part of the process, we ask our church body for any affirmations or concerns. If you have input about the candidates, please direct them to


Mark pfefferkorn

Mark and his wife, Suzanne, are long-time members of LSCC. Their passions include the Kansas City Royals and serving others at GenesisKC, a Christian singles ministry that Suzanne helped establish in 2014 and where Mark and Suzanne first met. Both Mark and Suzanne are graduates from and have led the Followers Made class at LSCC. Mark also completed the 12-month Leader’s Made class in 2015. It was during that experience that he trusted God to leave his job as a highly-compensated advertising executive to form his own company, Mark My Words, a marketing and advertising consulting firm. Mark and Suzanne have four children: Taylor (27), Ryan (26), Tanner (25) and Katy (21).


cody swope

Cody and his wife, Felicia, have been members of LSCC since 2006. He enjoys spending time with his family, cooking BBQ and spending time outdoors. He has a heart for men and family ministries and has been very involved in many programs at LSCC including leading men in Follower's Made and LSCC Students on Sunday nights. He and Felicia have been a part of a small group for the past 12 years where they stepped into a leadership role a few years back.  Cody is an Electrical Trainer at the Ford Plant in Claycomo where he trains repair personnel. Cody and Felicia have two children:  Alexis (16) and Gavin (13).