Pastor Mike and Emilie

Michael Zabel

Pastor Mike is the Senior Pastor at Faith Community. He has been here since January 2012 and brings over 30 years of pastoral experience from across the U.S. and Canada. Mike is a graduate of Syracuse University and North Park Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Emilie, have been married since 1978 and have four children and ten grandchildren. Emilie assists in leading the worship service.

Jillian Young

Jillian is our Office Secretary and helps keep things running smoothly at church. She is a graduate student at Youngstown State University and hails from Illinois originally.

Charlotte Good

Charlotte is the Music Direction and directs the Adult Choir. She also plays both the piano and organ.

Ed Philiips

After 11 years of playing for worship and the choir, Ed has moved on to another church to serve. Thanks Ed for all you’ve contributed!
Charlotte & Ed are pictured with Pastor Mike at one of our outdoor worship services.


Faith Community is led by   a Council of elected leaders who have various responsibilities for the church and its ministries.
Our current officers are:
President – Vacant
Vice-President – Mike Burkett
Secretary – Pam Clawson
Serving on the Council with various responsibilities are:
Laura Barton – Worship Ministry Team
JoAnn Aeppli – Evangelism-Missions Ministry Team
Ginger Young – Fellowship-Caring Ministry Team
Karen Burkett – Discipleship-Education Ministry Team
Property – Vacant