Regular Sunday Morning Service Times 

9:00 am  |  10:30 am


We would like to get to know you, so drop by or give us a call (740) 881-6200. Or if you feel more comfortable, we have enclosed our email addresses below. Just click on the staff member's name and you can send them an email.


Jeff Stimpson, Lead Pastor

Spouse: Carrie

# of Children: 4

Life Verse: Proverbs 3:5-6

"As I journey through life Jesus walks with me each step of the way. Therefore, I am reminded that since Jesus has already faced tomorrow I can trust Him with all my heart."


Rick Nuzum, Care Pastor

Spouse: Tammy

# of Children: 3

Life Verse: Romans 8:28-29

"There are several key life verses I could choose but one that captures the journey Tammy and I have had together is this one. Knowing God is at work in all situations for our good has given us courage and comfort in the journey. We know and have seen this throughout our lives, but never more than now!"


Jordan Damon, Family Ministries

Spouse: Amanda

# of Children: 1

Life Verse: John 6:29

"Christ has shown us perfectly how to live. Time and time again He says that He only does as His Father does; even Jesus the Son of God is imitating His Father and He calls us to do the same. We are called to believe in the One He has sent!"


Tim Farner, Missions & Prayer Ministries

Spouse: Sandy

# of Children: 3

Life Verse: II Timothy 2:2

"We grow in grace and knowledge of our Lord and pass it on and on. It's about ongoing discipleship."


Bob Vandervliet, Praise & Worship Ministries

Spouse: Julie

Life Verse: II Samuel 24:24

"As a worship pastor this passage reminds me that the sacrifice of praise and worship should not be brought forth without a cost to ourselves. For what is a sacrifice if it requires nothing from us?"


Brad Schellin, Discipleship & Grace Groups

Spouse: Haley

Life Verse: Galatians 2:20

"My identity has been completely changed, therefore my purpose has changed. I have been given a new life and He shows me that life's true purpose is found in Jesus."


Jon McClelland, Student Ministries

Spouse: Allisha

Life Verse: Psalm 73:25-26

"These verses are an incredible reminder of God's grace and strength despite my weaknesses and shortcomings."


Sam Barnhill, GPS Sports Ministry Intern

Spouse: Ashley

Life Verse: 1 Peter 1:3-9

"This passage helped me through one of the most challenging times in my life. It's a great reminder of God's promises, His provisions and His faithfulness."


David Coleman, Administration

Spouse: Monica

# of Children: 1

Life Verse: Ephesians 2:10

"The word 'workmanship' has been translated as 'masterpiece' which reveals the overwhelming love our Father has for His children. Additionally, it is encouraging and inspiring to know that God has a purpose for our lives that He planned in advance."


Jackie Acker, Pastoral Assistant

Spouse: Rick

# of Children: 3

Life Verse: Philippians 3:13-14

"When I was a young adult, I committed my life to Jesus Christ as my Lord and Saviour. It humbled me to experience the amazing grace God extended in forgiveness and love. I love knowing that He is with me so I can keep pressing on daily, relying on Him to be faithful to finish the course."


Nancy March, Pastoral Assistant

Spouse: Gary

# of Children: 1

Life Verse: Romans 5:8

"This is my favorite scripture because it reminds me of His unconditional love for us."


Jamie Roiland, Pastoral Assistant

Spouse: Gary

# of Children: 2

Life Verse: Ephesians 2:8

"This verse is my daily reminder that God is gracious, full of mercy, love and kindness.  I have been given THE gift…salvation."


Nathanael Paulus, Facilities

Life Verse: Philippians 4:6

"It reminds me that you can bring anything to the Lord in prayer."