|Vicki Scribner, Assistant Pastor. Vicki has been a pastor for 16 years. She loves Jesus and loves sharing the Good News. She believes everyone was created to do something for God.|
|Paul David Stewart, Worship Pastor. Paul David has served as the Lead Worship Pastor for more than six years. His genuine style and obvious love for the Lord is present every time he’s behind the piano.|
|Janice Davis, Elder. I was born into a Christian home but that did not make me a Christian. I accepted Jesus at the age of 10. I have failed and His mercy has been experienced. I have had a call on my life since childhood and His love is wonderful!|
|Tad Gilkey, Executive Pastor in charge of administration, Trustee. Tad has been a board member since the beginning of Living Water Worship Center. He and his wife Vickie have two daughters, Crystal and Cammie and one grandson, Emerson.|
|Pastor Jim Stewart is founding Pastor of Living Water Worship Center since February 1987. Prior to that, he served as a “Circuit Riding Preacher” for 6 churches in Jackson County, Ohio, from 1977 -1983 before moving to Albany with his family in 1983 to pastor the Albany-Temple UM Churches from 1983 -1987. With almost 40 years of pastoring, Pastor Jim is a “preacher’s preacher” and has devoted over half of his life to fulfill his calling of bringing souls into The Kingdom. His desire has been to spend his life mending broken people with the love of Jesus Christ. Through the preaching and teaching of The Word, Pastor Jim shares his passion with others so they may experience a fuller understanding of the truth of God’s Word as revealed in the Bible.
Educationally, Pastor Jim earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies in 1980; a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Religion in 1984; and a Master of Divinity in 1983. He served as an adjunct Professor at Valor Christian College for 3 years.
Pastor Jim is well known as a proud Veteran having served in the United States Air Force from 1962 through 1966.
Pastor Jim married his wife, Vicki, in August 1975. Vicki has served alongside her husband as worship leader, encourager, children’s teacher and women’s speaker. She and Pastor Jim have sung together in church services for over 40 years and hope to release a CD in 2017.
Pastor Jim and Vicki have three wonderful children: two sons, JD and his wife, Nichole; Paul David and his wife, Stephanie; and one daughter, Jami (Paintiff) and her husband, Joe. They have also been blessed with 6 amazing grandchildren: Elly, Judah, Jeremiah, twins Jackson and Olivia and Victoria.
Malcolm Grueser, Visitation Pastor. (No photo at this time) Malcolm has been in ministry since 1996. Psalm 16:8-9 is his goal each day and he lives each day with Jesus as his helper.