Our Leadership Team
The Pastors
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Keith Peri – Senior Pastor

Pastor Keith is our founding Senior Pastor. The church was first formed by Pastor Keith and Ed, his husband of 20 years, in their home in 2004. Having graduated with a B.S. in Pastoral Ministry from WEB College, and a Master’s Degree from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Pastor Keith has a heart of a pastor and a passion for missions into the Latin American community. He has served as a missionary, a youth pastor and associate pastor within The Assemblies of God.

Debra Rodriguez – Worship Pastor

Pastor Debra is our Worship Pastor. She holds Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Spanish, Biblical Studies, and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Lee University. Pastor Deb leads our worship and arts ministries including Sunday worship, special holiday events, and open jam sessions. Her passion is leading and sharing life changing, authentic encounters of worship. She continues to encourage and facilitate artistic expressions and believes that people are changed, healed, and whole as they worship in God’s presence. Debra and her wife Robbie live in Hiram.  http://www.debralynnrodriguez.com

Jonathan Smith – Associate Pastor

Pastor Jonathan is our Associate Pastor.  He assists with church counseling, preaching, and also leads our youth ministry.  With a passion for sharing God’s love and a heart for evangelism, Pastor Jonathan has served on the mission field with the Southern Baptist Home Missions’ Board. Jonathan and his husband Ryan live in Atlanta.

Sherry Kennedy - Associate Pastor

Sherry Kennedy – Associate Pastor

Pastor Sherry is our online pastor and an original founding church member. She and her husband Aiden moved to Sitka AK several years ago but still continues to serve our church via the telephone and online. She is fluent in sign language and her vast experience in missions, counseling, and teaching has been a great support to us.
The Deacons
In the New Testament, Deacons were chosen and appointed to assist with operational decisions and financial matters of the church.  Since our church is a 501c3 non-profit and incorporated in the state of Georgia, our deacons also function and serve as the Board of Directors.