Josh began vocational ministry in 1997, and has been on staff at MCC since March 2005. Shortly after moving to Morgantown he married Carla, and they have an amazing son, Cohen. Josh has an MA in Religious Studies from Western Kentucky University, and he also has a B.A. from Eastern Kentucky University. In addition, he teaches religion courses at both Western Kentucky University and SKY KCTCS. Some of his favorite things are: spending time with his family, watching The Office, drinking good coffee, and cheering for the West Virginia University football team. You can follow his thoughts on his blog.
Tommy Hines is a native of Butler County, but also lived in Louisiana, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and eventually Florida where he graduated from high school. He attended Western Kentucky University where he received his undergraduate degree in music theory and his graduate degree in historic preservation. He began directing preservation efforts at an historic site in Logan County in 1986 and continues that work today. His interests include writing, structural and landscape restoration, regional history, and film. Tommy has been an Associate Pastor, leading worship at Morgantown Community Church since 2000.
Kim has been married for 23 years to her high school sweetheart Johnny Embry. They have a delightful daughter Courtney who is 12 years old and who is beautifully unique in her own way. She adores spending time with her family and friends. She absolutely loves the great outdoors, including: ATV riding, camping, fishing, boating, relaxing on the beach and helping with the family lawn care business. Her most desired food is chocolate. Yes, you can make a meal out of chocolate!
Cody is a Butler County native and graduated from Butler County High School in 2002. He started attending MCC in 2004 with a friend, and immediately took an interest in the worship team at MCC. He played in the band with Tommy as a part of the worship team for his first 9 years with MCC, lending his guitarist and vocal talents. Cody married his wife Kristin in 2007, they welcomed their daughter Avery on Valentine’s Day 2013. Cody joined the MCC staff shortly before his daughter’s birth in January of 2013. His interests include: writing music, playing guitar, discovering new music and spending time with his wife and daughter.
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