Elders and Ministers

Mark Condolora


Mark has been a devoted follower of God since 1980.  A graduate of Syracuse University and engineer at SRC, he has lived in central NY his entire life. The Condolora family became members of the Wetzel Road church in 1995. Mark became an Elder in 2005 and often teaches the Sunday morning and Wednesday night Bible classes. His wife, Linda, has been teaching a Wednesday night ladies class for many years. They have two adult children and two grandchildren. Mark enjoys running, skiing, biking, and hanging out with family and friends.

Ed Grant


Ed has been a Shepherd at Wetzel for 8 years. He is married to Jeannie and they have 3 grown children and 6 grandsons. Ed is now semi-retired after a 30-year career in education as a Speech Therapist. He and Jean enjoy reading, gardening, traveling and spending time with family. Psalm 28:7 “The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. Therefore, my heart celebrates, and I give thanks to him.”

David Owens

Elder and Minister

David Owens has been ministering here at Wetzel Road since 1987 and became one of the elders in 2005. He has been blessed to be married to Diana (Olbricht) for 40 years. David and Diana have three amazing daughters, and four grandchildren. David enjoys volunteering at Camp Hunt, sports of all kinds, and loves to sing and make music.

Alan Perkins

Family Minister: Children / teens

Alan Perkins grew up here in Liverpool, primarily at the Wetzel Road Church of Christ. After graduating from LHS (GO WARRIORS!), he attended Harding University (GO BISONS!). While there, he met and married the former Christy Bendickson. Alan later attended Abilene Christian University (GO WILDCATS!) earning a M.S. in Christian Education.
Alan & Christy have been blessed to serve all-over the US, from Fairfax Church of Christ, Fairfax, Virginia to Central Church of Christ, Stockton, California to now back at Wetzel Road (GO GOD!). They have two incredible kids and one incredible daughter-in-law, and of course, George.