Pastor Shawn & Elisa Cooper

“You will plant a church.” That was the phrase God spoke to us in a cafeteria in Bible college. For 13 years, we carried that assignment in our hearts. During that season, God stretched our faith, brought clarity to our calling, grew us spiritually, and ignited a desire in our hearts to obey His will…

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Sean & Beth Swihart

Sean & Beth Swihart are native Nebraskans and were highschool sweethearts who have now been married for 18 years. After attending Bible College in Missouri, Sean served as a Youth Pastor in the Suburbs of Chicago. It was in those 6 years that Sean and Beth fell in love with full-time ministry and Chicago-Style hot…

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Derrick & Lisa Airhart

Derrick & Lisa have been married for 19 years and have been involved in ministry for the last 16 years.  Derrick served in the role of Executive Pastor for 10 years before answering the call to plant Purpose Church in Rosenberg, TX in September 2018.  Together they serve in the role of Lead Pastors. The…

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Andrew & Shyla McLean

Andrew & Shyla McLean serve as the lead pastors of 414 Church located in Milwaukee, WI. Along with their three children (Josiah, Seth and Ethan), they planted a life-giving church through ARC in September of 2014. In addition to pastoring, Andrew is called to invest in other pastors who are looking to go to the…

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Chris and Lori Lockemy

Before they married Chris & Lori Lockemy spent their dates driving through the streets of Baltimore blaring worship music and dreaming of what a church could look like to the disenfranchised of the city. Little did they know God would open that door in the not-too-distant future. After marrying in 2002, the Lockemys started Epic…

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Josh & Hope Butcher

Josh and Hope were set up on a blind date in 2001 through a mutual friend. After much “convincing,” Hope agreed to a second date, and the rest is history. They were married in 2004 and have 4 kids (Lex, Cole, Ava, and Truitt) with a 5th on the way (Levi, coming August 2021). Together,…

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Dan Stauffer

Dan and his wife Stephanie planted Life Church Jersey in Randolph, NJ with ARC in 2008. They transitioned their church in February of 2016 and joined the Next Level Church staff. Dan has been serving on the Relational Network team since February of 2019.  Called to pastor and lead pastors, Dan ensures our current members…

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Pastor Josh and Lauren Hersey

Josh Hersey has been lead pastor of Church on the Rock, St. Augustine, Florida, since 2011. Josh is passionate about helping people become fully devoted followers of Christ who operate in freedom and purpose while making a difference in the lives of others. He is a life-long learner committed to improving his own leadership skills…

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Pastors Jono and Nicole Zantingh

You don’t have to know Jono and Nicole for very long to understand the passion they have for loving people, and connecting them to Jesus.  They have been serving in local church ministry together in the nation of Canada for over 20 years.  In April 2018, Jono and Nicole moved to Edmonton, AB from Winnipeg, MB…

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Pastors Ted & Dawn Winsley

Ted and Dawn Winsley were college sweethearts and have been happily married for over 25 years. After faithfully serving their former church for over 20 years, the Lord called them to start their own ministry called the “The Family Church” in NJ. As Pastors of The Family Church, “the mission is to teach people to…

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