Graham joined staff in August 2017 as Pastor of Relational Care to implement meaningful ways for relationships at theHeart to grow even deeper. Since then he has taken on a role that focuses on outward facing relationships. Specifically through Love In Action initiatives, Graham helps theHeart engage with people and organizations that are engaging the heart of the High Country and beyond. He also leads our Foster and Adoption Care ministry, Benevolence ministry, and Prayer Team. Along with Jason and Josh, Graham serves on the Executive Team.
Josh joined staff as Pastor of Community Life in July 2014. Over the years, his responsibilities have evolved to include strengthening our culture focused on loving God, sharing life, and serving people. With an inward focus on building meaningful relationships, Josh helps to strengthen and grow our Spiritual Formation Group ministry. He leads our Newcomers Course along with coordinating baptisms, child dedications, and communion. Josh also guides our Welcome Team. Along with Jason and Graham, Josh serves on the Executive Team.
Worship is more than the songs we sing on Sundays. It is the posture of our hearts and minds in relationship to God. Ever since joining staff in February 2011, Erin has instilled this love of worship with the teams she leads. She also spends time mentoring and leading young women at theHeart.
Jason first joined staff in July 2009, and ever since that time he has provided theHeart with direction and guidance through simple yet powerful teachings as we attempt to live out our mission of reconciling people to God and each other. With inspired vision, he dreams of the places and points us in the direction we may never have thought possible. Along with Josh and Graham, Jason serves on the Executive Team.
Kids Ministry, Youth Ministry, theInternship. Ethan stepped into a demanding role when he joined our staff in July 2016. With a passionate love for God and commitment to biblical studies, he continues to develop and lead three vibrant and life-giving initiatives that serve the next generations of our church family.