Senior Pastor, Rev. Ryan & Dale Young
Rev. Ryan Young is the Founding Pastor of Living Rock Church and has been serving as its Senior Pastor for 30 years. He is happily married to his wife of 34 years, Dale, and has 2 children and 2 grandsons. Pastor Ryan is actively involved in missions both at home in the US and abroad, in Bolivia and Ukraine. He has a burden for the local church as a primary witness of God to a hurting world. Pastor Ryan currently serves on the Juvenile Diversion Board of Clinton, and is the Chairman of the Board of The Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries. SSKP provides over 900,000 meals annually to the needy in 11 Connecticut Valley-Shore towns. His wife Dale has served in many of the ministries of the church, encouraging and strengthening others to live out their full potential in God. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, crafting and reading.
Michael & Sarah White
Michael and Sarah have been married for 32 years and have four children between the ages of 18 and 28. They came to LRC over 23 years ago and currently serve as part of the Elder team. Mike also is the Licensed Minister of Youth Ministries, and he leads Riptide Student Ministry, LRC’s youth group. Mike and Sarah help facilitate other ministries as needed and lead marriage Bible studies together. They are passionate about God’s Word and have a heart for marriages, families, and young people. They desire to be an encouragement to others in living out their faith, pursuing God's mission for their lives, and enjoying the abundant life Christ promises. Mike and Sarah love going for walks, time at the beach, coffee dates together, and spending time with their children. They are amazed at the goodness of God and are awed that He has fashioned their lives to be an example of delighting in Him, as they've experienced Him molding their lives to shape their desires to match His.
Elders Emeritae:Dick & Carol BoydPhil & Carolyn CostanzoJim & Linda Lane
Ministry Directors:Men's Ministry: Women's Ministry: Claudia DonovanChildren's Ministries: Jessica CarstensenStudent Ministries: Amy WhitePrayer: Barbara LanouePreService Prayer: Pam SimmonsUshers: Nelson VincentyGreeters: Deb KutzAudio/Visual: Evan Wheeler
Office Staff:Peggy Bartosiak, Church SecretaryWendy Chittenden, Financial AdministratorDeb Kutz, Receptionist/Office Assistant