Clergy & Staff

Apr 17, 2022

Welcome to the Clergy & Staff page of Central Baptist Church. Here, we provide you with detailed information about our dedicated team members who play a vital role in fostering a strong faith-based community. At Central Baptist Church, our clergy and staff are committed to serving both our congregation and the wider community. Our team members bring a wealth of knowledge, experience, and passion to their roles, ensuring that our church remains a welcoming and inclusive place for all.

Pastor Johnathan Livingston - Lead Pastor

Meet our esteemed Lead Pastor, Johnathan Livingston. With over 20 years of experience in pastoral ministry, Reverend Livingston leads our congregation with compassion, wisdom, and a deep understanding of the word of God. He is dedicated to preaching and teaching the Gospel, inspiring individuals to embrace their faith and develop a personal relationship with God.

Reverend Sarah Thompson - Associate Pastor

Reverend Sarah Thompson serves as our Associate Pastor, bringing her unique insights and spiritual guidance to the Central Baptist Church community. She holds a Master of Divinity degree and is passionate about providing pastoral care and counseling to our congregation. Reverend Thompson's warm and empathetic nature makes her a trusted figure in times of need, offering support, guidance, and prayers to those who seek them.

Matthew Andrews - Youth Minister

Matthew Andrews, our dedicated Youth Minister, has a strong commitment to nurturing the spiritual growth of young individuals. With a background in youth ministry, Matthew is passionate about creating engaging and impactful programs that cater to the unique needs of our youth. He works closely with the youth of Central Baptist Church, organizing events, Bible studies, and mission trips that help them develop a strong foundation in their faith.

Emily Ramirez - Worship Director

Emily Ramirez serves as our talented Worship Director, leading and coordinating our vibrant worship services. With her exceptional musical abilities and deep devotion to God, she creates an atmosphere of praise and adoration where members of our congregation can connect with their faith through music. Emily also oversees the church choir and instrumentalists, ensuring that our worship experiences are truly uplifting and inspiring.

Samantha Hayes - Children's Ministry Director

As the Children's Ministry Director, Samantha Hayes plays a crucial role in nurturing the faith of our youngest members. With a desire to see children grow in their love for Christ, she leads a team of dedicated volunteers in providing engaging and age-appropriate programs for children of all ages. Samantha ensures that our children receive a solid biblical foundation while encouraging them to develop a meaningful relationship with Jesus.

Donald Thompson - Facilities Manager

Donald Thompson serves as our Facilities Manager, overseeing the day-to-day operations and maintenance of our church facilities. With a keen eye for detail and a commitment to creating a welcoming environment, Donald ensures that our church buildings are well-maintained and fully functional. His dedication allows our clergy and staff to focus on their respective roles, knowing that the physical spaces of our church are in good hands.

Support Staff

In addition to our dedicated clergy, Central Baptist Church boasts a team of skilled support staff members who work diligently behind the scenes to ensure the smooth running of our church. From administrative tasks to event planning and communication, our support staff plays a vital role in creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our congregation.


At Central Baptist Church, our Clergy & Staff are the heart and soul of our community. They are the guiding lights that help us navigate our faith journey, providing guidance, support, and inspiration along the way. Each team member brings a unique set of skills and experiences that contribute to the overall growth and strength of our church family.

We invite you to join us at Central Baptist Church and experience the dedicated service of our Clergy & Staff firsthand. We are committed to fostering a strong faith-based community where individuals from all walks of life can find comfort, encouragement, and spiritual growth.

For more information about our Clergy & Staff, please feel free to reach out to us. We are here to answer any questions you may have and assist you in your faith journey.

Slava Brodskiy
It's great to see the dedication and commitment of Central Baptist Church's clergy and staff towards fostering a strong faith-based community. Wonderful work!
Oct 10, 2023