In his role as Senior Pastor, Mike enjoys preaching the grace and truth of the Biblical Jesus, counseling and giving spiritual help and leading the staff team. He is passionate about pursuing Jesus and helping others do the same! Mike wants to help people overcome sin, fear, pain and anything else that would hold them back from being the mature followers and disciple makers God intends for them to be.
Russell G. Jeandell (Russ) was born January 2, 1947. Russ grew up in the Hamilton Park area of New Castle, DE and attended a small church near his home.
It was there that he felt the prompting of God to enter full-time ministry.
Russ attended De La Warr High School where he played football and wrestled. But most important, it was at De La Warr that he met Lynn.
John is a graduate of Houghton College, and Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati. In addition to leading the music programs in several churches throughout the years, he has taught piano to many students.