Ryan Call, Pastor
Pastor Ryan was born and raised in Southside Virginia. The Lord took him to Reidsville NC, and Burlington, NC before calling him home to Ringgold in March of 2015.
Pastor Ryan has served in several areas of the church including youth leader, youth director, youth pastor, associate pastor, and now as senior pastor of Lakewood Community Church. Pastor Ryan and his wife Alicia have four wonderful children. He enjoys family time, hunting, fishing, college football, and backyard farming.
His passion is to see people impacted by the gospel of Jesus Christ and experience His glorious salvation. His desire is to disciple and help each believer to grow deeper in Christ and further in mission. The hope of the world is the local church.
In his own words, “the best is yet to come for Lakewood Community Church.”
Jennifer Statzer, Church Secretary
Jennifer Statzer has faithfully served Lakewood Community Church since November 1, 1978 when she became the church secretary. She was named Church Treasurer in January 1980. Jennifer not only serves the church as the office administrator, but she is the Choir Director for the church. Jennifer is a faithful committed follower of God!
Jennifer provides many different services for the church, and she is also a very active community member. She has spent countless hours caring for sick and elderly family members, church members, and friends in the community. Jennifer has been a Red Cross/CPR Instructor since 1982 and has served as the Red Cross Disaster Captain for Danville/Pittsylvania County since 2004. She has been Treasurer and Board Member of Ringgold Volunteer Fire & Rescue since 2005. She is also an EMT for Ringgold Volunteer Fire & Rescue, and serves on the Board of Directors for Angel Search and Rescue.
Jennifer has been a member of Pittsylvania County CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) since the early 2000’s. Lakewood Community Church is blessed to have such a faithful, caring, and compassionate person in this role. Jennifer’s many talents and strong desire to help others are greatly appreciated by everyone.
Cindy Goodson: Sunday School Superintendent
Diane Rowland: Pianist
Rodney Lewis, Andrew Lewis: Audio/Video Technicians
Tony Marlowe and Dennis Richardson (assistant): Facilities Leaders