PASTOR JASON HAYMAKER
Pastor Jason Haymaker was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Business from Grace College (’94) and his Masters in Ministry from Grace Theological Seminary (’99). Jason served as the associate/youth pastor in Akron, Ohio from 1994 to 1996. In October of
PASTOR OF BIBLICAL INTEGRATION
DIRECTOR OF WOMEN’S MINISTRIES
Sarah has been serving on staff at Western Reserve since 2012. Sarah has a passion for helping women say their next “yes” to Jesus and equipping and empowering them to share the love of God in their daily lives. She loves art and design and using her creative skills in the area of communications and marketing for the church. She has an Associate’s Degree in Visual Communications, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art Photography with a minor in Art History from the University of Akron. Sarah is credentialed through Charis Women and holds a Certification in Ministry Leadership. She also serves on the board of directors for Charis Women in which she facilitates the credentialing program for women in the Charis Fellowship. Sarah and her husband, Brian, have two boys, Liam and Finley. Sarah’s love languages are coffee and folk music.
DIRECTOR OF STUDENT MINISTRIES
Emily has been in Ohio her entire life. She is working on getting her Biblical Studies degree with a minor in Behavioral Science from Grace College. Emily has attended Western Reserve since she was born. While at the Grace College campus in Indiana, Emily served as a youth leader at Cosperville Baptist Church for a year. She has served two internships at Western Reserve for the student ministry. Now, she is serving as the Student Ministries Director. Emily has a passion for seeing lost people come to know and grow in Jesus Christ. Her life is outlined by her relationship with the Lord, her love for her husband Lawrence La-Follette, and her full-time calling into ministry.
ASSISTANT TO PASTOR JASON
Cheryl started on staff in 2008 as Pastor Jason’s administrative assistant, and is also coordinator of church special events. She and her husband, Jeff, were the first couple married at Western Reserve Grace Church, when the original church was built in 1992. They have two sons, Alex and Joe. Cheryl loves how at Western Reserve, people are welcomed “just as they are” and can worship and learn God’s Word in a church that’s authentic, relatable and exciting.
Doug and his wife, Debbie, are longtime Stakeholders of WRGC. He oversees the church’s finances as well as human resources.
Brian oversees our worship and production at WRGC. He and his wife, Sarah, have been apart of WRGC for over 13 years. He also serves as a Life Group leader.
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1066 E. Aurora Rd. Macedonia, Ohio 44056 | 330-467-7436