Pastor Shane Wilson serves as the Lead Pastor at Christian Life Assembly. He and his wife Heidi have two amazing children, Sydney and Spencer. Every aspect of Pastor Shane’s ministry is driven by the Holy Spirit’s passion for the lost and for discipleship. He firmly believes that Jesus’ model of relational and servant leadership is the key to successful ministry.
Pastor Scott Ball serves as an Executive Pastor at Christian Life Assembly. He and his wife Melissa have served in ministry for over 20 years as Worship, Media and Executive Pastors. He is passionate about finding new ways to communicate the Gospel. Pastor Scott loves being the husband of Melissa and dad to Natalie, Jackson and Avery.
Pastor David Richards serves as an Executive Pastor and the Kids Pastor at CLA. He and his wife Ronda have been involved in family ministry for over 25 years working in children, youth and adult ministries, as well as in administration. They have three children: Josiah, Sophia and Sara.
Pastor Dan Baker serves as the Dramatic Arts Pastor at Christian Life Assembly. He has served in worship, music and drama ministry for over 20 years. He and his wife, Karin, have four daughters and three granddaughters. Pastor Dan is passionate about utilizing the arts to reach people with the message of Christ
Pastor Tom Britton serves as the Executive Pastor of Counseling, Pastoral Care and Recovery Ministries at CLA. He has been on staff since May 2000. Originally from the Boston area, Pastor Tom and his wife Dana settled in the area in 1989. Both he and Dana were employed at Messiah College, where Dana still maintains her career in higher education. Their daughters, Andrea and Lindsay, also live in the area.
Pastor Rob Gillen one of the Student Pastors at Christian Life Assembly. He has served in youth ministry for 10 years and has his masters in theology from the University of Valley Forge. He and his wife Kara have a son named Jayden and two beautiful daughters named Elliana and Adalynn.
In 1995, Pastor Candace Harris became the Women’s Ministries Director at CLA. Then, in 2007, she became the Women’s Pastor and, in 2015, was named Adult Ministries Pastor. She is married to Curt, CLA Missions Director, and their oldest son Jeff and his wife Joyce, along with their three children, attend CLA. Their only daughter teaches in northern Asia, and their youngest son Jonathan and his wife Courtney live in North Carolina. Pastor Candace’s greatest joy is to equip, train and encourage others in the Lord.
First, Pastor Lee Hyman is a follower of Jesus Christ and a child of the Living God. Second, he is the husband of his beautiful wife Kiersten and father of their four amazing children, Marlee, Elliot, James and Chloe. Third, he serves as the Pastoral Care Pastor at Christian Life Assembly.
Pastor Nick Pine serves as one of the Student Pastors at Christian Life Assembly. He and his wife Jordan are both graduates of Messiah College, where Nick received his Bachelor’s degree in Christian Ministry. Nick and Jordan are both passionate about seeing young people awakened to the way of Jesus.
Pastor Kristian Walker was called to ministry when he was seven years old and could never imagine doing anything else in life. He has been on staff at CLA since 2004 and has been our Worship Arts Pastor since 2011. Pastor Kristian’s parents and both sets of grandparents were pastors for over 50 years, and his two older brothers are also in the ministry. His wife Shannon and daughters, Aria and Elise, share his passion for worship and are very involved in the church-wide worship ministries of CLA.
Tori Montgomery serves as CLA’s Connections Director. She graduated from Evangel University in 2011 with a degree in Church Communications. Funny enough, Tori actually had no intention of using her degree in a church setting as a career, but God had other plans! (And we are thankful He did!)