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Jay McCumber


Jay McCumber  |  Executive Director

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Jay McCumber


Jay McCumber  |  Executive Director

 
Jay McCumber

Jay McCumber

Jay has a passion for developing strong, Christ-centered leaders. He has served as Lead Pastor, Pastor of Teaching, Pastor of Regional Leadership and Youth Pastor of local congregations. He leads the Lebanon222 Team, a regional oversight team for the Lebanon County region in Pennsylvania. He devotes significant time on behalf of church leaders in southeastern Pennsylvania, and serves southeast Asia in a number of leader development contexts. Jay works in close partnership with Netzer, a network of local churches, working specifically with leaders and organizations in leadership development and change processes. His heart is to see the Body of Christ in all its spheres becoming more healthy and unified, working together for the sake of the Gospel. He lives in Lebanon, PA, with Sheri, his wife of 20 years, and children: Trey, Christy, and Ben.  A lover of books, sports and music, Jay is a soccer dad who enjoys adventures and travel with his family.

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Keith Yoder


Keith Yoder  |  Founder & Minister

Keith Yoder


Keith Yoder  |  Founder & Minister

 
Keith Yoder

Keith Yoder

An ordained minister, inspirational teacher, and author of many books and articles, Keith has served as professional educator, congregational and ministry leader. Keith authored Healthy Leaders and other books that support a life of Christ-centered leadership. His personal mission is to help others identify their unique identity in Christ and empower them to fulfill their role in God’s Kingdom. Keith enjoys sharing God’s wisdom through mentoring, teaching, writing, and counseling leaders throughout the United States and worldwide in areas such as Africa, China, India, and Myanmar.

Keith ministers as an advisor to several networks of congregations, ministries, and regional partnerships throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland.  He and Marian have celebrated over 45 years of marriage.

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Ann Weaver


Ann Weaver | Minister & Coach

Ann Weaver


Ann Weaver | Minister & Coach

 
Ann Weaver

Ann Weaver

Ann brings thirty-five years of ministry experience to her life and leadership coaching and mentoring with particular interests including leader development, spiritual formation, sabbatical coaching, women’s ministry, church revitalization, and maximizing organizational and relational health in difficult situations. She received her certified coach training from “Coaching 4 Clergy” and holds a Bachelors degree in Occupational Therapy and Psychology from Towson University. 

In addition to Teaching the Word Ministries responsibilities, Ann partners with her husband, Steve, serving in apostolic leadership roles with the Lancaster Mennonite Conferences of churches.  They have led in pastoral and organizational leadership in various settings including church planting in inner-city Philadelphia, as well as leadership training among the Quechua and Spanish-speaking people of Cusco, Peru. They reside in Willow Street, Pennsylvania and have two young adult daughters and one son-in-law, Allison, Thea and Jeremy.