Mark began working at Living Water Church in 1999 as the Youth Pastor. Since then, he has served in various leadership roles including Worship Leader and Organizational Development. In 2011, he became the the Lead Pastor. Under his leadership, the church became a multisite church with a campus in Dalton (since 1986) and Massillon (2014).
Mark has an amazing wife, Deb, and two beautiful children, Allison and Grady. He loves anything that gets him outside and in the woods.
Massillon Campus Pastor
Nathan is passionate about seeing transformation because he believes when we grasp the truth of the Gospel, we change- our outlook, our circumstances, our families, our workplace, and our world. He empowers the Massillon Campus to grow and transform by preaching, teaching, leading, and equipping individuals to live out their faith in Jesus Christ.
John is passionate about encouraging people to realize and reach their full potential in Christ. As the Campus Pastor, he helps people take their next steps in their walk with God. He oversees adult ministry discipleship classes, small groups, and me's and women's ministry events.
Director of Worship
Phil is passionate about creating environments where people can come to experience the wonder and love of God. He oversees our Sunday experiences by making sure our services run smoothly on our campuses. He also oversees our social media presence so smile if you see him taking your photo.
Next Gen Pastor
Jason is passionate about helping kids and teens discover the incredible adventure that comes with a relationship with Christ. He oversees the spiritual development and discipleship of all our kids & students. You will find Jason investing the majority of his time as the youth pastor of Epic Student ministry.
Jen is passionate about seeing people's lives changed by Jesus Christ. Her desire is to creatively use different medias to spread Christ's message of love and redemption. Jen oversees the communication pieces and assists the staff in communicating for their ministry areas.
Director of Operations
Deb is passionate about helping people know that they are loved by God. She oversees finances, connection, and a lot of other stuff.
Dan is passionate about connecting with people and cares deeply for others. He serves as one of our pastors here at Living Water and oversees LW Outreach. If you have not met Dan yet, it's just a matter of time.
Director of Children's Ministry
Janice is passionate about helping kids discover God's truth and develop a forever friendship with Jesus. She oversees LW Kids birth through 5th grade.
Kelly is passionate about young children, their families, and sharing with them about God's truth. She oversees LW Kids nursery-preschool, the front office, and scheduling of the facilities.
Steve is passionate about others needs and helping however possible. He oversees the maintenance and cleanliness of our campuses.
Worship Leader (Massillon Campus)
Student Ministry Assistant
Jo is passionate about students coming to know Christ and growing in their relationship with Him. She assists by planning youth events, handling student accounts, and organizing fundraisers. She also facilitates communication between the student ministry and parents.