Jim started LWCC from its origination in 1986. Originally a native of Florida, he moved to Maryland with his wife, Isla, in 1980. While serving as Lead Pastor, Jim continued his academic career earning two bachelor's, a master's degree in Ministerial Leadership, and a D.Min. When he is not working or studying, Jim enjoys grooming his yard. As a family man, he enjoys spending time with his wife, three grown children, and grandchildren in his free time.
Isla has been a part of LWCC for 30 years from its beginnings serving alongside her husband, Jim, the Lead Pastor. She became Ministry and Office Administrator after retiring from teaching elementary school. As time permits, Isla enjoys a new season of life as a grandparent spending time with her family here and out of state.
Nathaniel and his wife, Jessica, have been a part of LWCC for many years. They started assisting in multiple ministries as they grew up in the church. After attending Valley Forge Christian College, Nathaniel and Jessica came back to LWCC and stepped into leading worship, youth, and other ministries. They have been leading key ministries for 12 years. Nathaniel works at the church full-time as the Assistant Pastor, with the support of his beautiful wife Jessica. Presently, Nathaniel has been certified through Berean as an Assemblies of God Pastor. He continues to work on schooling and to push towards ordination.
In their free time, they enjoy spending time with their 5 kids, working on their homestead and playing outside.
Jimmy and his wife, Jenn, have been serving at LWCC for many years. Jimmy serves as an elder for the church. Jenn served for many years as one of our Girls Mpact leaders. Recently, Jimmy and Jenn have stepped in as the directors of our Student Ministry program, Exit109. They are a great team, showing love and support for the kids, families, and church.
Kathy, her husband, and family became a part of LWCC in 1998. Prior to that, she worked as Executive Secretary for a law firm in Philadelphia before becoming a mother and homemaker. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and working on embroidery.
Janet, a native of Maryland, started attending LWCC with her husband, Dave, in 1986. After working in the business sector in finance, she began working full time at LWCC as Executive Administrator for the church. She loves to spend time with her husband, their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.