41 Stevens St. - PO Box 325
East Taunton, MA 02718
PHONE: 508 880-6202
Anne received Christ in 1977 and she and Pastor John have been married since 1980. She grew up north of Boston with four brothers. She went to Westfield State College and received a Bachelor of Science degree and certification in elementary education. She received a Master of Science degree from Syracuse University and certification in special education. One of her greatest joys has been being a mother to their twins Thomas and Heather. She's been blessed to have taught either elementary or special education at Christian schools where her children were also able to attend. John and Anne have always had the desire to minister together and now she's very thankful to have that opportunity at Christ Community Church. Anne's blessed by the enthusiasm and dedication of the people at CCC to be involved in ministry and serve the Lord. Gardening and walking are relaxing activities for hers.
Donna was born in Middleboro, Massachusetts and she became a Christian as a child around 8 years old. She attended a congregational church and served in various ministries. Donna, along with her husband, Mark began attending Christ Community Church in 2000. Before coming on staff at CCC, she volunteered as a Sunday School teacher, nursery worker and treasurer. Her prior work experience was working as a part time bookkeeper for small businesses in the area. Donna and Mark were married in 1980 and have been blessed with three wonderful children, Becky, Mike, and Kristen, who are now adults. For fun, Donna likes camping, going to the beach, going for walks, reading, and being with family and friends. She is thankful to God for the privilege of serving Him at Christ Community Church. Donna especially enjoys hosting small groups in her home, encouraging others in their faith and one on one discipleship.
Nathan accepted the Lord when he was 5 years old In Yarmouth Nova Scotia. He was born in Brockton MA and grew up mainly in Nova Scotia for 18 years. He followed his parents, Dwight and Debbie Lander ,wherever the Lord took them.
Nathan grew up surrounded by heavy musical influences on both sides of the family.
Nathan has been leading worship since the age of 17 and been heavily involved in the worship arts since the age of 12.
He Graduated at the top of his class from NSIT in Halifax NS where he earned his certificate in audio arts and design.
Nathan married his beautiful wife Lyndall on June 13, 2009 and is excited for what the Lord has in store for them every day.
The Lord transformed Lynn’s life when she was just out of High School. In 1981 she attended Word of Life Bible Institute, in New York. It was there she met her wonderful husband Michael. Both have always had a desire to serve God wherever He would place them. They have six children, Jeremiah, Jordan, Joshua, James, Emily and Benjamin. Lynn and Michael have had the privilege of homeschooling each one. She has three beautiful grandchildren and one on the way! As a family, they enjoy praising God in song. Lynn and her children have all ministered on their worship team. Lynn’s office job involves tracking the church’s tithes and offerings. Coming from an Italian descent, she enjoys cooking and feeding people. She coordinates the church’s special events. Christ Community Church has been a great blessing to her and her family.
The Lord began to transform Lea’s life at the age of nineteen. Two years later, she committed her life to Jesus. That same year, she and Terry married and now they have three children, Desirae, Samantha and Mia. Lea has been blessed and thankful for the opportunity to home school her children.
Lea has volunteered as a Sunday School teacher and Nursery volunteer for many years. She and Terry also volunteer in the Thirst Ministry for young adults in their twenties. Lea is passionate about sharing the Gospel of Jesus with children and young adults. In her free time, she enjoys gardening and cooking.
Josh was born and raised in Carver, Massachusetts. He accepted the Lord at the age of eight at a missionary run soccer camp. At the age of sixteen, Josh felt the call to serve the Lord in ministry. He started out at a church in Middleboro helping with the youth program along with playing drums on the Sunday morning worship team. Josh then attended Zion Bible College where he grew deeper in God’s word and will for his life. In 2008 Josh felt God’s call to Christ Community Church. Ever since then he has been serving in both the Senior and Junior High youth programs. In his spare time, Josh enjoys Ice Hockey, Camping, Soccer, Guitar and Xbox 360.
Jason accepted the Lord at age twelve and he lived in Swansea most of his life. He attended Diman Regional Voc Tech School in Fall River, where he graduated in 1990 with a degree in Building Maintenance. At Jason’s previous church, he worked as a custodian. He was also involved in various church roles such as usher, greeter, Sunday School teacher, helped with the teen and youth ministry and the last two years he served as a deacon.
Jason and his wife April were married in 1999 and they have three children, Danah, Austin and Bryanna. They have been attending CCC since 2009. Jason volunteered for many months building the Stevens Street Campus and was hired fulltime in January 2001.
In his spare time, Jason enjoys photography, camping, hiking, archery, cooking, reading and quiet times with his family.
Jason is very thankful for the opportunity to serve at CCC and he looks forward to what the Lord has planned for him.
Sarah was born and raised in Middleboro, MA. She has been attending Christ Community Church since she was 3 years old and accepted the Lord at the age of 8 after the annual Christmas Cantata at CCC. She graduated from Eastern Nazarene College in 2009 with a BA in Criminal Justice. Her work experiences include: Real Estate Paralegal at Spillane Law Offices and Administrative Assistant at the Department of Youth Services, Taunton District Office.
Sarah has a strong passion for the Upward Sports program, organization and she enjoys administrative work. She is thankful to God and to CCC for giving her the position of Upward League Director and Facilities Manager. She absolutely loves working for the church and is very excited to see what the future holds.
Sarah married her best friend, David Coleman, on January 9, 2010 and currently lives in East Taunton, MA. She is the daughter of Dan and Andrea Leonard and has one sister; Emily Leonard.