our team

Pastors & Staff

Dr. Robin C. Wilde

senior pastor

Dr. Robin Wilde came to lead our congregation in 1997. He has been happily married to Cynthia since 1983 and they have two adult sons.

Pastor loves ministry and enjoys pastoring this local congregation. In addition to his local pastorate he is a world traveler who has visited over 50 countries but has a special passion and calling for Africa.

In addition to his pastoral ministry he is Executive Director of the Foundation for Hope in Africa and works a great deal on developmental projects for African villages.  He holds a Doctor of Ministry (D.Min) in Leadership Development from North American Baptist Seminary; a Master of Arts (MA) in Educational Ministry from Wheaton College; and a Bachelor of Science (BS Ed) from Western Carolina University.

He is also Founder and President of Premier Consulting Group LLC that provides organizational development to for-profit and non-profits around the world. 

pastor Sam Hall

Senior Associate Pastor

Pastor Sam is the youngest of five children and has always been very involved in ministry as his father has been pastoring for over 50 years. Pastor Sam and his wife, Emily were married in 2010 and they have three beautiful sons, William, Jackson, and Caleb. They moved to the Wausau area in 2017 to pursue other opportunities, and God has led them to Christ Community Church. Pastor Sam has over a decade of ministry experience and has been with CCC as our Associate Pastor since 2019. 

Pastor Sam is an avid guitar player, softball player, and loves serving in all aspects of ministry. He also leads CCC's Youth Group at CCC.

Pastor Sam's wife, Emily, also serves as our Church Administrator and AWANA Coordinator. 

tyler duke

minister of music

Tyler, oldest of nine children, joined the staff in 2007, and brings a great energy and creativity to the worship experience. He and his wife, Jessica have seven young children, Brady, Beckett, Maddie, Cooper, Natalie, Morgan, and Truett.  Tyler has also taken his music to China and has a heart for missions like so many others in our church.

He is a licensed pilot and also rides a unicycle! Hopefully not at the same time.

Tyler is a graduate of the New Life School of Worship.