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Dr. Jesse Waggoner, Senior Pastor
Pastor Jesse Waggoner grew up in West Virginia and became Senior Pastor of Mt. Calvary in 2011. Previously he served churches in West Virginia and Ohio and most recently served for 13 years as Senior Associate / Teaching Pastor of Bible Center Church. Pastor Waggoner has been married to Julie for 30+ years and they are the parents of three grown children and have one granddaughter. Pastor Waggoner also maintains a ministry website at www.WaggonerMedia.com and shares through writing, both in print and on his blog.
Waggoner is a graduate of Appalachian Bible College, Bethany
Theological Seminary and completed his doctoral degree in biblical
preaching from Masters International School of Divinity in 2011. In addition to his passion for proclaiming God’s truth to God’s
people, he enjoys photography and website design.
The Waggoners reside in South Charleston, West Virginia.
Adam was born and raised in Charleston, WV and has been in various ministry roles since 2006. Adam received a Bachelor of Science degree in Religion and a Masters Degree in Human Services specialized in Christian Ministries, both obtained from Liberty University. Adam and his family reside outside of Charleston, WV where he and his wife Sarah have been married since April 2006. Adam and Sarah have two boys, Noah and Elisha with a daughter expected in January 2014.
Adam desires to see lives transformed by having an intimate relationship with Jesus Christ. This being said, Adam is passionate to connect people into various opportunities for people to grow in their love for God and for others. In addition to seeing people sharing, learning, loving, and living their lives for Jesus Adam loves to read, watch movies, interact with people, and spend quality time with his family and friends.
David Johnson, Pastor of Student Ministries
David is our Student Ministry Pastor here at Mt. Calvary and he came on to staff in 2013. David is currently enrolled in the online program at Liberty University studying
Religion with a minor in Church Ministry. He plans on continuing his education though seminary with Liberty University upon completion of his undergraduate degree.
Lisa Heller, Director of Children’s Ministry
Heller is our Director of Children’s Ministry.
Lisa is a graduate of Cedarville University and has bee
serving in some form of children’s ministry for 20 years.
Lisa is wife to Chris and mother to Kayla, Jace and Jaron.
loves working with the children and all the incredible volunteers
that serve in MCBC Children’s Ministry.
Together their goal is to provide a place where children feel
safe and have a sense of belonging.
They want to partner with parents, other caring adults and
teens to encourage our children to seek a growing, loving
relationship with Jesus Christ.
They want each child to know that the most exciting,
satisfying, and fun-filled life is a life committed to serving Jesus
says one of her favorite parts of serving in Children’s Ministry
is getting to play the role of Darcie in the Kidstuf productions
that happen once a month.
is the administrative assistant and is excited
to be a part of what God is doing here.
She is originally from Chicago, Illinois, and moved to the
Charleston area when she married a West Virginian.
She has a retail management background and has also managed
offices here in the Valley.
Since she is such a “people” person, she is glad the Lord
has led her to this position.
She enjoys working on the various administrative projects
here, and working with the wonderful staff is a blessing to her.
She has previously worked for Senior Pastor Jesse Waggoner and it is a joy for her to be able to work for him again.
Her husband, Chad, is a police officer and her stepson, Gage, enjoys drawing and LEGOS. As a family they like to travel, cook and walk their dog, Oscar. They feel blessed to be a part of the Mt. Calvary family.
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