Pastors & Staff

Aaron Chivington

Head Pastor

 Aaron Chivington has been in ministry for over 25 years.   Undergraduate from Taylor University, Masters from United Theological Seminary and his Doctoral degree from Ashland Theological Seminary.  Aaron authored the book "Moving Toward Jesus" and is working on further books to help people love God with all their heart, soul, mind, and strength.
Aaron loves his wife, eight kids and training horses, rock climbing and laughing at dad jokes. 

Michael Bridges

Executive Pastor

Michael Bridges is the volunteer Executive Pastor at Faith Ignited. Michael has oversight of the church business, finance, estate planning, and real estate issues, along with organizational leadership and development. He has a passion for teaching God’s word, as well as leading individual and group discipleship. Michael has a Master's in Biblical and Theological Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary.  Michael is happily married to Marcia and enjoys spending time with his grandchildren.  

Cara Chivington

Worship Pastor

Cara is a college student working on her degree in Christian leadership. She plays piano, guitar, and loves to worship through dance.

Kay Wilmoth

Youth Pastor

Kay works full time as an applications consultant and part-time youth leader.  She has a passion for helping teens navigate through difficult times and helping them move closer to Jesus. 

David Chivington

Celebrate Recovery Pastor

David is a retired Pastor, and a member of the Global Methodist Church.  David earned His Doctoral Degree at Southern Methodist University.  He loves hanging out with his wife Roxy, riding his bike and playing with his grandchildren.   

Amanda Wise

Director of Children's Ministry

Amanda Wise has loved kids from the get go. Once in college to be a teacher; now her gifts and talents operate for the Lord's kingdom in shepherding young hearts towards Jesus. She served in children's ministry for five years in California before moving to Ohio. She has six kids in a blended family, five grand babies and enjoys gardening and art.