Ryan Call, Pastor

IMG_2991Pastor 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

IMG_1941.JPGJennifer 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 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. She 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.

Byron Wilmoth, Youth Leader/Worship Leader


Byron Wilmoth joined Lakewood Community Church as our Youth Leader/Worship Leader in 2016. Byron, his wife Stephanie, and their daughter Bella, are working hard within our church and community. Join us in celebrating God’s glory as we continue our outreach and mission to the youth and adults of our community and beyond through Byron as our leader.

Support Staff

Cindy Goodson: Sunday School Superintendent

Jennifer Statzer: Choir Director

Diane Rowland: Pianist

Rodney Lewis, Kenny Bass and Andrew Lewis: Audio/Video Technicians

Andrew Lewis: Guitarist

 Tony Marlowe: Maintenance and Grounds

Youth Ministry Team

Alicia Call

Melody Campbell

Rodney and Cindy Lewis