John became the pastor of Christ’s Church in October of 2016. He grew up in Nebraska and gave his life to Jesus when he was eighteen. In college John served alongside the Navigators and developed a passion for Bible study and disciple making. He holds a bachelor’s degree in secondary education (English and history) from the University of Nebraska at Kearney and a Masters in Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary where he focused on the study of the New Testament…
Minister of Worship Arts
Jesse is a tremendous musician, but more than that he is a devout follower of Christ. His blend of musical talent and passionate faith have been a blessing to the congregation at Christ’s Church since the late 90’s as he has served as a musician and song-leader. Jesse joined the staff in March of 2008 in a newly created position aimed at broadening our congregation’s worship experience and developing a deeper culture of worship. Jesse also teaches guitar lessons and owns…
Jackie resides in Manchester and is the mother of two daughters and a proud grandmother to her first grandchild born on Thanksgiving Day 2015! Her connection with CCA began in 2005 when her youngest daughter’s dance team became involved in one of our Global Outreach trips to Namibia, Africa. Once skeptical of the Jesus freaks at Christ’s Church, Jackie soon became one herself and has been a huge blessing to our congregation ever since. She joined the staff in 2012.
Richard Johnson grew up in a Christian home and accepted Christ as his Savior at a young age. He graduated from Wheaton College in Illinois, and the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He completed his medical residency at Dartmouth and then served as a staff surgeon with Dartmouth-Hitchcock in Nashua, NH from 1978-2004. At present, he works part-time and serves on the national board of the Christian Medical and Dental Association, and the board of the Nathan Project. Richard married Kristen…
Ralph Paul was born and grew up in Oakland, California as an only child. His parents provided a good and loving home but it was not an overtly Christian home. After high school he served a stint in the Army spending most of his time in Germany. He then returned to his education and graduated from California State Polytechnic University with a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1959. He married his wife, Cynthia in 1961. With their two sons,…
Derrick has been a youth leader since the beginning of time. Well not quite, but he has served students in churches throughout the Souhegan Valley for 20+ years. Derrick joined the CCA youth ministry in 2014. His experience and servant-heart have been a great addition to our team. Derrick lives with his wife Ronda and daughter Emma. He loves Batman and the Carolina Panthers, but he loves Jesus and doing youth ministry even more.
Kayleen has a degree in early childhood education and loves to serve the Lord by serving His people, especially children. She is married to Sean and currently resides in Amherst, NH with their two daughters Shelby and Annabelle.
Robin Owen is co-leader of CCA’s Women’s Ministry. She and her husband John live in the beautiful Monadnock Region and have three adult children in various stages of flying the coop. Robin loves drinking good coffee, watching movies, reading books, going kayaking and making quilts. Most of all she loves being with family and friends making memories together. Robin is passionate about helping women know and experience the true love of Jesus in a very personal way.