About Us


Our Story
  • In 1946 Grace Methodist Church and St. John's Methodist Church merged to form Christ United Methodist Church under the leadership of Dr. Dorsey Kelly.
  • In 1946 the first phase of the east educational building was constructed.
  • In 1954 the sanctuary was constructed.
  • On May 15, 1955 the first service was held in the sanctuary under the direction of Rev. Charles Simpson
  • Many great activities and ministry that benefited the community were done for years until the church began to experience a period of decline and economic challenge.
  • On December 25, 2011 Rev. Semaj Y. Vanzant, Sr. became the senior pastor of this ministry. He was joined in ministry by the associate pastor, Rev. Linda Truitt.
  • Under Pastor Vanzant's leadership the church grew over 300% in worship attendance, outreach ministry, and budget.
  • On December 31, 2013 the name Christ United Methodist Church was retired.
  • On January 1, 2014, The Christ Experience was born from the desire of a group of people willing to make the necessary adjustment to become a vital ministry.
  • On December 15, 2015, Rev. Nicholas Lee became the senior pastor of The Christ Experience.


Our Core Values

The Christ Experience is a place where you...

  • Experience the love of Christ
  • Experience a place where you belong
  • Experience complete transformation
  • Experience the joys of connecting
  • Experience and develop your full potential


Our Staff

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Are you in pain, tired or just struggling in life. Does it feel like you have been wrestling for so long? I want to invite you to The Christ Experience this Sunday at 10:45 (1006 NE 17th street Okc, Ok. We are going to talk about what it looks like to wrestle until you persevere.

Lets just say don't stop, until you get what you came for!
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