Who we are and what we believe

Pastor Mike Miller
Mike: Lead Pastor

Mike Miller is our lead pastor.  He and his wife Kim and their family moved to Tulsa in 2000 with a desire to start The Heart Church.  He spent 11 years in Enid, OK as a youth pastor before moving to Tulsa. He is a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary.  He has a heart for discipleship and spiritual formation. He is a trained Spiritual Director and he loves being a pastor. In addition to his wife and 3 daughters, he loves books, sports and coffee – though not necessarily in that order.

Tom Knorr

Tom: Worship Pastor
Tom Knorr has been leading worship at the Heart since 2011.  He has been leading worship in church settings since he was in high school.  He is a graduate of Northeastern State University. Tom also helps lead our student ministry.  He is married to Tami and they have a daughter Hazel. Tom loves basketball and softball, the San Francisco Giants and telling corny jokes.


Carlie: Children’s Director

Carlie Sturgeon is our children’s minister.  She has been leading our children’s ministry since 2015.  She is a graduate of Oral Roberts University and Seminary.  She worked overseas in China teaching English. She has experience as a youth pastor and has a passion for children and their spiritual development.  She is married to Brian and they have a daughter Ellie. Carlie loves coffee, yoga and gardening.