Brian Messler

Lead Pastor

My hope and prayer is that we live as faithful disciples to God, understand the transformation found in Jesus, and be empowered by the Holy Spirit to do wonderful things in God's name.

Rob Eshelman

Pastor of Discipleship

My hope for ECOB is we personally take the Great Commission to the streets of Ephrata and surrounding communities and live it out for Christ’s glory.

Carol Bowman

Director of Connections

My hope for ECOB is to see lives changed as we walk with each other and pursue Jesus together, striving to become fully devoted followers of Christ.

Dean Sensenig

Director of Worship

My hope for ECOB is to continue to grow in vulnerability with one another as we unveil the depth of God’s love for each of us, just as we are, all the while encouraging one another to reach our full potential in Him.

Ryan Burkholder

Director of Family Ministries

My hope for ECOB is to be a place where we can be filled in the presence of God, make disciples like Jesus, and use our gifts from the Holy Spirit to change the world.

Michelle Nolt

Michelle Nolt

KidMin Coordinator

Cindy Zimmerman

AA of Operations

To be disciples of Christ, striving to reach those in our community and beyond with kindness and compassion while sharing God’s word.

Eric Muckel

Eric Muckel


Carl Hilton

Asst. Custodian

Volunteer Staff

Kim Ream

Kim Ream

Worship/Spiritual Disciplines

Sharon Myers

Life Groups