Pastors & Staff

Dr. Mark and Marla Strong

Lead Pastors

Dr. Mark and Marla serve as the Lead Pastors of Life Change Church. They are leaders who are in love with one another, their family, the church and most of all the Lord Jesus Christ. Mark and Marla Strong have been married for thirty-two-years and have four children, Micah, Michelle, McKenzie and Myles. Shortly after they were married they became the Pastors of Life Change. They have served as the Lead Pastors of Life Change Church since.

Pastor Jerrell Waddell

Executive Pastor

Pastor Jerrell serves as the Executive Pastor and an Elder. He is passionate about the Jesus, his church and our community. He and his wife have three children.

Pastor Bernis Dorsey


Pastor Dorsey is a beloved Elder in our church. His years of dedication to God, and his wisdom is a great blessing to the Life Change Family. He and his wife have four children and several grand children.

Pastor Barbara Perry

Prayer Pastor

Pastor Barbara serves tirelessly and faithfully as the prayer leader of Life Change. Her passion is to connect people to God, in order for their lives to be transformed.

Pastor Dyon Spencer

Young Adult and Youth Pastor

Pastor Dyon works with the young adults and youth. His passion is to see those he serves develop a deeper passion for Jesus and his word and develop healthy and godly community.