Chad Hayes - Pastor
Pastor Chad Hayes was born and raised in Louisiana and was saved at the early age of 8 years old. After serving 4 years Active Duty in the Marine Corps with a combat tour to Iraq, Pastor Hayes re surrendered his life to preach the gospel. Pastor Hayes received his bachelor of religious theology from Heritage Baptist Institute, a ministry of Cleveland Baptist Church, Cleveland Oh. Following the leading of the Holy Spirit he then earned his Master of Ministry from Crown College of the Bible, a ministry of Temple Baptist Church, Knoxville TN. He was ordained into the Gospel ministry and sent out of Chippewa Lake Baptist Church, Medina Oh under the leadership of Pastor James R Siekbert Jr. where Pastor Hayes also served as the Assistant Pastor for 5 years and Reformers Unanimous Director for 2 years. It is also a privilege for Pastor Hayes to actively serve on the Advisory Board for the North Central Ohio Baptist Fellowship.
Pastor Chad Hayes and His wife Sarah were married in 2008, and have been married for 12 years now. God has truly blessed that union with 4 young boys, Evan, Colton, Andrew, and Wesley, who joyfully serve along side in the Ministry.
Assistant Pastor - Youth
Jeremy and Sarah Yoder were both raised in pastor's homes. They grew up serving the Lord and through their teen years personally surrendered their hearts to Follow the Lord's leading into Ministry. Both of their families knew each other for many years and in 2014 they were reconnected. Jeremy and Sarah were married in Aug 2015 and began their married life serving at Calvary Baptist Church where Jeremy's father has pastored for over 30 years and where Jeremy was ordained a few years later. A little less than a year into their marriage God called them to move to Missouri to serve at Grace Bible Baptist Church with the youth and as a Staff Evangelist. In 2016 God blessed them with a litte girl, Esther Rose. In 2018 God moved them to Joplin Mo where Jeremy served as Assosiate Pastor,Music and Youth pastor at Southside Baptist Church. In Early 2020 God showed The Yoder's that His will would lead them on, They took the following year and served in that waiting chapter of their lives by helping a Pastor plant Anchor Baptist Church in Neosho, Mo. They also visited churches without Pastor's and filled pulpits, preached at Revivals and helped with programs like VBS in Illinois,Indiana, Missouri and Michigan. In the end of 2020 God answered a prayer of the Yoder's as they found out they were expecting another child, a baby boy ( Due July 2021) In the beginning of 2021 God called them to serve at Caesarea Baptist Church where they are thrilled to Serve the LORD.
They both thank the LORD for their goodly and Godly heritage and their desire is to continue that for their Children, Esther and Willian.