Dick & Opal Chapman, Senior Pastors
Dick was born in Altus and grew up in both the Olustee and Altus communities with one older brother and two younger sisters. He graduated from Altus High School in 1971 and went on to graduate from Southwestern Oklahoma State University at Weatherford, Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education with a major/minor in Social Science.
Opal grew up in the Coffeeville area of Southeast Kansas and is one of 7 children. She graduated High School from Western Heights in Oklahoma City and continued on to graduate from Southwestern Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting.
Dick and Opal were married in 1976. They started full time ministry in 1980, pastoring in Altus for 6 years. In 1986 they moved to Claremore, Oklahoma to direct their Christian school. In 1991 they came back to Altus and started ACF. Opal was ordained into the ministry in 2007.