Peyton & Ariel Wills

Lead Pastor & Creative Team Director


As Lead Pastor, Peyton is a dedicated leader who brings a relevant word from God in a way that’s relatable to all different types of people! His passion for the community and ministry are a driving force in the mission minded atmosphere he has created here at City Lights Church. His wife, Ariel, heads up our Creative Team. Whether it's a vibrant stage design, engaging photo booth, or a thought provoking photograph, she and her team are always bringing that fun and creative element to City Lights!


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cody owens

Expansion Director


As Expansion Director, Cody locates local and global initiatives. His local focus is to identify new communities to plant other churches and the expansion of City Lights Church. His global focus is in forming strategic international partnerships that share the same vision and heart as City Lights. Cody also leads Team Development and outreach!

hillary barnes

Digital Communications Director


Hillary is our dedicated church videographer. She also maintains the City Lights Website, and manages our presence on Social Media. Hillary strives to create a fun way for everyone to stay connected with City Lights throughout the week. Using digital media, she is able to reinforce Pastor Peyton’s Message in a modern and creative way!