Pastor – Dave Michel

DaveEducation: B.S. in Finance from Penn State; M. Div from Asbury Seminary

Interests and Favorites Places: Caribbean, the clear water, sand and sun

What’s on your Ipod?: Toby Mac, Audio Adrenaline, Newsboys, John Reuben, Journey

Movies: Back to the Future movies, O Brother, Where are thou? (stupidly funny!)

Books: Left Behind Series, Star Trek paperbacks, plus most anything on church growth

Hobbies: Working out at the gym, restoring old arcade games (No, I don’t have a Ms.Pacman yet, but I do have a Centipede, Spy Hunter, Asteroids, and about a dozen others)

Dislikes: Slow traffic, opera music

Odd Fact: I’m incredibly flexible and can kick above my head. (My friends wish I was this flexible about everything)

Life Scripture: Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6


Cafe Director Karen Michel

karenEducation: life experience/on the job training

Interests and Favorites

Places: Vieques, Puerto Rico; the beach; East Coast Health & Fitness; Cracker Barrel, Sheetz

Favorite Things to do: a long bike ride; hanging out with friends; working out at the gym; those “hot” Friday night dates with Dave; tent camping; hiking in the Allegheny National Forest

What’s on your Ipod?: all the best classic rock tunes

Movies: Office Space; O Brother, Where Art Thou?; Gone With the Wind; It’s a Wonderful Life; White Christmas

Books: Left Behind series

Hobbies: Scrapbooking

Dislikes: winter

Odd Fact: Long Island girl

Life Scripture: Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3: 5-6



Small Group Coordinator / Webmaster – Rob Miller

Education: B.S. in Meteorology from Penn State

Interests and Favorites

Places: Anywhere outdoors

What’s on your Ipod?: Chris Tomlin, Michael W. Smith, Tom Petty, Billy Joel, Dave Matthews Band & misc. broadway tunes

Movies: Star Wars, Major League, The Goonies, the Harry Potter Series, Despicable Me, It’s a Wonderful Life

Books: “1776” by David McCullough, “Dracula” by Bram Stoker, Doctor Who

Hobbies: Camping, fishing, video games, music

Dislikes: Mushrooms and traffic jams

Odd Fact: My birthday falls on Thanksgiving every few years

Life Scripture: “For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope. In those days when you pray, I will listen. If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me” Jeremiah 29:11-13