Jonathan Morgan – Pastor
Pastor Jonathan and his wife, Charma, came to minister at Faith Memorial Church in October 2008. Pastor Morgan has a background in church ministry and administration. His church ministry most recently included First Church of the Nazarene, New Castle, Indiana and he has served in administration at both World Gospel Mission and Oklahoma Wesleyan University. The Morgans have two adult sons, two grandsons and one granddaughter.
Mike Kotora – Worship & Music
Pastor Mike and his wife, Kitty, arrived at FMC in February 2006. Mike serves as Director of Music and Worship and is responsible for overseeing the entire Worship Arts Ministry. This includes audio/visual, leading worship, directing the sanctuary choir, men’s and women’s choruses, bell choir and praise band. Mike holds degrees in both music performance and education and audio engineering. Mike and Kitty have two adult sons.
Aaron Green – Student Ministries
Pastor Aaron and wife, Rachael, joined the Faith Memorial family in 2009. Aaron directs the ministries that serve our middle school through college age students and their families. Aaron is an ordained minister and also has a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology. Pastor Aaron and Rachael have three children.
Lauren Johnson – Children’s Ministries
Pastor Lauren joined the FMC team in 2013 after graduating from Ohio Christian University with a BA in Intercultural Ministries. She has since completed a dual graduate degree program receiving an MBA and M.Min from Mount Vernon Nazarene University. She directs the ministry programs for children age 3 through 6th grade and their families. She is a Macon, GA native, is married to Josh and they have one child.
Mel Truex – Member Care
Pastor Mel served as Senior Pastor of FMC for 20 years. After retiring, he welcomed the opportunity to continue serving the Lord through member care. He visits members who are hospitalized and who are homebound whether they are in their own residence or in a long term care facility. Mel’s wife and partner in ministry, Sally, lost her battle to pancreatic cancer in September, 2013. They have four adult children and many grandchildren.
David Case – Adult Education
Dr. David Case serves as Adult Education leader for the congregation of FMC. Dr. Case offers a rich teaching and preaching ministry. He has capably served Ohio Christian University since the fall of 1970 when he was hired by then-President Melvin Maxwell as a Bible/Theology professor. He also held the position of Academic Dean from 1976 to 1993. Dr. Case and his wife, Sally, have two adult children and several grandchildren.
Church Support Staff
Daycare & School Administration
Annette Wood – Administrator
Annette is the Administrator of our daycare and school ministries. Annette’s formal preparation and years of experience more than qualify her for this role. She has served in teaching and administration positions in both Christian and secular settings in the States and overseas. Annette has a BA in Christian Education from Ohio Christian University and a Masters of Science in Management from Indiana Wesleyan University.