Pastor Ken, pastorken@christchurchlex.com is a native of Southeastern Kentucky.  He is a retired Air Force Chaplain with over 35 years total military service. He received training at Lake Junaluska in “Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry” and approved by General Board of Higher Education and Ministry as a TIIMS. Ken and his spouse, Alice, have two children and three grandchildren living in Georgia.




Martha Shannon

Worship Leader campshannon21@gmail.com Martha is a Special Education teacher at Morton Middle School with degrees from Asbury University and Vanderbilt University. She is married to Steve, executive director of KARP (Kentucky Association for Regional Programs). They have two daughters; Katie, who is a student at Xavier University, and Annie, who is a student at Lafayette High School. Music has always been a way that helped Martha connect with God. As Worship Leader, she is excited to draw others to God through music.





Brenda Story

Children’s and Family Pastor brenda(at)christchurchlex.com Brenda got her seminary training at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore and is a Deacon in the United Methodist Church. She’s married to John, who is a clinical psychologist and professor at BCTCS. She also has a son Daniel and daughter-in-law, Catelynn. Brenda enjoys being outdoors hiking, swimming, etc.  Helping kids and their families discover God and live everyday-life on mission is her passion.




Andy McSpadden

Youth Pastor andy(at)christchurchlex.com Andy received his seminary training from Asbury Theological Seminary and has served as youth pastor since May of 1999. Alyssa, his wife, is an intervention teacher for Fayette County. They are the parents of three boys, Wilson, Luke, and Tyler. Andy loves outdoor adventure sports such as backpacking, rappelling, biking, and rock climbing. Andy has a passion for working with students and seeing them come into a life-changing relationship with Jesus Christ and mature in their faith.