Jason Nelson (Lead Pastor)
Jason has been serving in the Christian and Missionary Alliance since 2003. He met his wife Miriam while attending Nyack College and they have been married since 2004. He served as a Youth Pastor for a number of years before following God's call to attend Alliance Theological Seminary in 2009. While in seminary God began a retooling process in his life and after graduating in 2012 Jason and Miriam embraced the call to lead in the role of Sr. Pastor.
They have four amazing children (Evan, Elliot, Elizabeth, and Elias) and are proud to call Shelby, OH home. You don't have to press hard to know that he is passionate about people and seeing men and women walk in their Spiritual Authority. He loves photography, racquetball, disc-golf, and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Mike Stinson (Associate Pastor)
Mike has been serving in the Christian and Missionary Alliance since 2011. He met his wife Becky while attending Cairn University and they have been married since 2014. They have a beautiful baby girl name Chloe. He is passionate about leading the next generation towards Jesus! He loves playing guitar, ultimate Frisbee, going hiking, fishing, the Philadelphia Phillies, and he is a huge Jacksonville Jaguars Fan!
Lynnette Shepherd (Administrative Secretary & Worship Leader)
Lynnette is the Administrative Secretary. She is multi-talented in music and also works alongside a team of people to lead our congregation in worship. She and her husband, Dustin, have been married since 2009 and have two children together, Reagan and Wyatt.
Greg Friebel Greg works for Dreamaker Bath & Kitchen based out of Waco, Texas. One of Greg's passions is to see people become and maintain debt free living. Greg leads studies in Financial Peace at the church. Greg's wife is Sharon.
Derick Mahon Derick works in IT and has a passion for technology. He is great at thinking through "the big picture". You'll often see Derick in the sound booth running media PC with our worship team. His wife is Kayreen and he is the father of two great kids.
Alaister Soto Alaister (Al) is retired and has served as a deacon in our church, meeting the emotional, physical and financial needs of people in our church. He is faithful to visit and follow up on people in need. He has a passion for the Truth found in Scripture. Al's wife is Rosa.