Layne A. Mershimer, Senior Pastor Layne recently joined us at FCCC after serving many years as a Pastor at Midlothian Bible Church in Midlothian TX. Pastor Layne and his wife Deborah have 4 boys. Pastor Layne can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 908-879-5322.
Read more about Pastor Layne from an October 2015 article in theObserver Tribune
David Testa, Youth Pastor. David grew up in Stanhope, NJ and graduated from Hopatcong High School. He is currently studying at the County College of Morris with a focus in music recording. David has been serving Jacksonville Chapel for the past 3 years as a volunteer group leader in their youth ministry.
David’s ministry philosophy is to live in such a way that it demands an explanation of who God is and what he has done for us. He desires to build a relational ministry and believes its success will be students understanding the gospel and its ability to impact every aspect of their lives.
He played baseball in High School and enjoys cheering for the New York Yankees and Rangers. He has served on mission trips in Guatemala, Colombia and Chicago.
He will be leading youth group on Wednesday nights from 6:30 - 8 and will be coordinating other weekend events. If you want more information as to how to join or serve in this ministry, please contact him via email email@example.com.
Joan Beasley, Church Administrator Joan has been the church administrator and secretary for over 15 years. She is married to Joel and has two grown children. You may reach her by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone: 908-879-5322
Joe Fabre, Music minister Joe has been FCCC's worship leader for 4 years and is also our organist. He is married to Shannon and has 2 children. You may reach him by e-mail at: email@example.com
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