Pastor Greg Laible | Senior Pastor

Pastor Greg Laible came to CEFC in August of 2010.  He graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelors in Communication.  After working in the business world for 2 years, he went on to follow God’s call into full-time ministry.  Pastor Greg received his Masters of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Chicago in 1998, having also completed an internship at Willow Creek Community Church.  Pastor Greg served as an Associate Pastor for two churches in Virginia and Maryland for 11 years, where he learned various aspects of ministry from youth to adult, worship to missions.

In 1998, he married the love of his life, Jennifer.  Today, they have 3 fun-loving children: Sarah (13), Anna (9), and Ethan (3).   Pastor Greg’s passion is to see God be glorified in absolutely every area of life.  He longs to see the church of Jesus Christ be a maturing community of people who love God and each other by reaching and discipling others in Christ, all to the glory of God.

 

Favorite Bible Verse:

John 15:5 – I am the vine you are the branches.  If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me, you can do nothing.

 

Jillian Stone | Secretary

Jillian graduated with a B.S. in Nutrition and Food Science Technology and worked for 20 years in Food Service Management. In 2006 earned her Masters in Business Administration and is the managing member of Stone Mountain Solutions, LLC, a graphic and web design business. In addition to being secretary for CEFC, Jillian also teaches Principles of Marketing, Business Communications, Introduction to Business Organization and Principles of Management at Lehigh Carbon Community College.

A widow since 2007, Jillian gives God all the glory for His provisions, protection, and amazing grace in how He sustains her. She credits God with allowing her to be the initiator for Sister Chix; a ministry for women who have lost their husbands through death or divorce. Jillian also writes a blog called Amazing Grace Revealed in which she writes about the faithfulness and grace of God especially from a widow’s perspective.

Favorite Bible verse:

Even to your old age and gray hairs
    I am he, I am he who will sustain you.
I have made you and I will carry you;
    I will sustain you and I will rescue you.

Isaiah 46:4 (NIV)