Meet The Team
We work solely with volunteers; which means we have been blessed with many people and their generosity! We have had over twenty people at a time living here and helping us. Space would not allow us to list them all.
There is one group of people that is constant--our family!
Dr. Michael H. Yeager
President, Pastor & Founder
Pastor Mike has been pastoring Jesus Is Lord Ministeries since 1983. He has been the senior pastor for over 32 years. He has started the Word Broadcasting Network and WFKJ Radio from within our building.
Kathleen M. Yeager
Co-Founder and Pastor, Worship Leader, & Radio Manager
Kathee married Michael in 1978 and they have been in the ministry ever since they graduated from Rhema Bible Training Center in 1979. She has taught children's church, taught in JILMI's Christian school, led worship and been right by her husband Michael's side all these years.
Michael D. Yeager
Asistant Pastor, Vice President
....has been his dad's right hand man.
Michael has been with his parents as part of the ministry ever since he was born. He has traveled with them to Germany, and went to England with his father. Michael worked in the radio station beginning at the age of twelve. It is no wonder that he is a media buff recording all the sermons, working on computers and equipment. Michael is a preacher, teacher, and has been his dad's right hand man.
Stephanie J. Yeager
Worship Leader/ Song Writer
Ever since she was born on her dad's birthday, Stephanie has been a vital part of JILMI, and is the apple of Dad's eye. Stephaine helps lead worship, does reenactments of famous women preachers like Maria Woodworth Etter, and writes songs.
Daniel J. Yeager
Tech Support and Author
....When something heavy duty needs done, Dan's our man.
Daniel is an author, preacher, and our strong arm. When something heavy duty needs done, Dan's our man. He has traveled and preached in Suriname. He is married to his lovely wife Yu Catherine.
Yu Catherine Li Yeager
Wife of Daniel Yeager, and Artist
Yu Catherine has an amazing story to tell. She is our sweet-spirited daughter-in-law married to our son Daniel. She is a great artist. You need to come visit to see some of her beautiful work. Look on the home page gallery of our JILMI site to see the Lion and Lamb.
Steven J. Yeager
....Steven is the first to give his assistance.
By far the most congenial and friendly member of the family, Steven loves to greet people and make them feel at home. When someone calls for food, Steven is the first to give his assistance.
Peter & Cheri Yanotta
Coordinating Pastors at Jesus Is Lord Ministries and leaders of Global Initiative for Widows and Orphans
Peter comes to us with a deep hunger for Revival!
He has overseen many large projects in the secular world. Plus he has the heart of missions. He and Cheri oversees our Widows and Orphan Ministry! Pete and Cheri, do a lot of traveling.
Garry and Wanda Shaeffer
Pastors & Revivalist at Jesus Is Lord Ministries!
Garry and Wanda are mightily used of God in spreading the Fire of Revival. They have over 40 yrs of experience in the Holy Ghost. If you would like them to come spread the Fire at your fellowship, contact them directly on Facebook! They work closely with Jesus Is Lord Ministries!
Linda has a certificate in Pastoral counseling and served in a local church for nine years of ministry as a staff pastor working as a care pastor, caring for the congregation as well as directing young people in master’s commission to follow Jesus. She did a year of study in Bible college through Valley Forge Christian College at the Gettysburg extension. She believes the Word of God is a lamp to our feet and a light to our path and as we hide God’s Word in our heart we won’t sin against God. Reading, meditating, memorizing and studying God‘s Word is essential to knowing God and learning to hear His voice. She has a passion to teach women to stand in the Lord counsel and be all they can be in Jesus.
Rich and Stephanie Hipkins
Children's Church Pastors
& One of our Worship Teams
Sunday's, right after the 10 AM Song Service, we have a children's church service
Every Sunday morning at our 10 AM service after Worship, we have Children's Church! Rich & Stephanie have over 8 Years of experience with Ministering to Children! They make every gathering exciting and educational for the young ones.
Rich & Stephanie were united in Marriage by Pastor Mike on June 17th, 2006.
Stephanie is a former Daycare Teacher at Creative Minds Learning & Development Centers. She also studied at Pennsylvania State University.