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Daniel has served as the Lead Pastor at Calvary since March of 2013. Prior to that time, Daniel served as a college minister for 13 years at 3 different SEC schools. Through that season, he learned the value of allowing space for people to be vulnerable with where they are in their faith journey, while still pointing them to the timeless truth of the good news of Jesus. He is married to Emily and has two teenage sons, Brennan and Charlie. His hobbies include listening to podcasts, leadership development, and pretty much every sport.
ASSOCIATE PASTOR OF MINISTRY
As the Associate Pastor of Ministries, Drew oversees and provides vision for the ministries at Calvary. He is passionate about discipleship, spiritual formation, and walking with people as they walk with Jesus. Drew and his wife, Lisa, have 3 children (Logan, Hudson, and Audrey). Drew enjoys running, a good cup of coffee, and the beach.
As Worship Pastor, Chris oversees the Worship Experience at Calvary. Chris is married to his wife, Brittany, and they have three kids: Anderson, Adeline, and Griffin. A native of the bayou state of Louisiana, Chris enjoys the outdoors and getting up early!
MISSIONS & OUTREACH
As Mission & Outreach Pastor, Amy helps Calvary to live on mission in our community and around the globe. Amy is passionate about justice, has been on several international missions trips to Honduras and the Dominican Republic and works closely with Wellspring Counseling Center. Amy and her husband Brad have two children, Ben, a junior at Purdue, and Sophie, a senior at Harrison High School. Amy loves gardening, garage sales, bubble tea and staying up late... oh, and she's a Canadian!
As Student Pastor, Cy oversees the Middle and High school ministries at Calvary. He firmly believes that youth of any age are fully capable of making a large impact on the Kingdom of God. He hopes for Student Community to be a safe space for students to learn, grow, be challenged, and ultimately prepare them for their next steps in life. He is soon to be married to Emily Nelson. He loves disc golf, Dr. Pepper, baseball, and all things Kentucky Wildcats.
As Children’s Pastor, Jordan partners with parents to point their kids to Jesus, and is responsible for children’s ministry birth-5th grade. He is passionate about seeing kids and their families follow Jesus together and grow in their faith together. Jordan is married to Chelsea and they have one daughter, Naomi. He enjoys backpacking in the mountains, camping, and board games.
As Administrative Executive, Kristina works with Calvary's staff to ensure the administrative health of the church. She and her husband Matt have one daughter, Annie, and live with their dog Zeke and cat Titus. Kristina likes cooking and camping, and has never met a cup of coffee she wouldn't drink.
Bob has been with Celebrate Recovery at Calvary for nearly ten years and is currently the ministry leader. He has been married for over 37 years to his wife Jacque. He enjoys getting to know people, spending time riding his motorcycle and watching football.
COUNSELING & PASTORAL CARE
Reggie has been on staff at Calvary since 2011. He serves in the areas of counseling and pastoral care and has been a pastor for over 40-years. He is passionate about counseling in general and developing healthy marriages and educating others about mental health in particular. He has been married for 40-years to Lisa, a native of Lafayette who has been a nurse for 40-years. They have two sons, Matthew (married to Tiffany Dunagan and lives in Arizona), and David who lives in Lafayette.
As leader of the First Impressions teams at Calvary, Jeff’s goal is to create an excellent environment at Calvary that is free of distractions and making people feel welcome so they can encounter Jesus. In addition to First Impressions, Jeff works with the Missions teams, Men’s Ministry, and Small Groups. Jeff has served as a teacher and many other roles in the local schools for the past 28 years. Getting up early to enjoy his quiet time with a cup of coffee and a good run are his favorite hobbies. Jeff is married to Cory and has two children, Drew and Hallie.
JUMP START PRESCHOOL
Melinda has been the director of Jump Start Preschool since its inception in 2011. Her goal is for every student to know the unconditional love of Jesus. Melinda is married to her husband, Tim, and has 3 boys; Jaxon, Eli, and Blaiz. Her passions are refinishing furniture, reading, and going to the beach with her family. Her favorite verse is Joshua 1:9.
As Office Administrator, Amy assists in the daily needs of the Calvary staff and congregation. She’s worked at Calvary for 19 years. She is married to her husband Shane of 15 years and has an adult daughter, Maddy (husband Wade) and 2 grandchildren, Ava & Asher. Amy enjoys sleeping in, dogs, and spending time with friends and family.
Melissa has been on staff at Calvary since June 2019. She serves as an administrative assistant focusing on kids and student ministry. She has been married to her husband Ben for 17 years and they have three boys Bret, Blake and Bransen.