Pastor Lon Anthony is a combat veteran, having served in the United States Marine Corps from 1984 to 1994. He has been with the Fairfax County Police Department since 1993 and he is currently a Narcotic’s K9 Handler Supervisor.
Pastor Lon has been involved in ministry in the Northern Virginia area since 2003. He and his wife, Peggy, served as leaders in children’s and youth ministry, taught Sunday school and assisted in church planting. They have been on missions trips to Kenya, Uganda and Guatemala.
Pastor Lon seeks to teach sound doctrine, inspire and convict Godly living, and encourage people to follow the Lord Jesus Christ more fully.
Associate and Worship Pastor
Donnie and Becky Olden both grew up in New England. They have three children. They moved to Virginia and joined the family of Oak Dale Church in September of 2018. They have served together in full time ministry for 18 years.
Donnie has a heart for leading people to a closer relationship with Jesus Christ. It is his goal to help the church grow in their faith walk and also be a part of reaching the community with the love of Jesus.
Donnie loves spending time with his family, taking hikes or going to the movies. He is an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan and a lifelong Cleveland Browns fan.