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Jeff Harris, Founding Pastor
Pastor Harris was born and raised in the Danville, KY area.
He is the oldest of Archie and Barbara Harris' three children and the only hearing member of his family. Having grown up in a Deaf world he is fluent in his native language of American Sign Language and he has a great burden for Deaf people to come to Christ as their personal Saviour. He is also a nationally certified interpreter with a National Association of the Deaf (NAD) Level V-Master certification. He has over 15 years of interpreting in a wide array of settings from Educational, Post Secondary, Legal, Medical, Political and Religious interpreting. Pastor Harris and his wife Elizabeth have four children. Their desire is to serve God as a family and to help others come to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ. They have currently started Anchor Baptist Church in Rochester, New York with a strong emphasis on reaching out to the Deaf Community.
Jeff W. Davis, Pastor
Pastor Davis is a second generation Christian, raised in a Baptist preacher's home partially in the United States and on the mission field of Canada. After accepting Christ as his personal Savior in his teen years, he attended Bible college to prepare for the call God had placed on his life. It was in Bible college he met his future wife Carrie. They were married in 2002 and began deputation a year later to raise support to serve as pastor of a mission work in Northeastern Ontario, Canada. Bro. Jeff has ministered as both pastor and associate pastor in various ministries. The Davis' have three children: Andrew, Adria and Thomas. In May of 2014 Brother Davis joined the pastoral staff of Lincoln Trail Baptist Church and served in the capacity of Assistant Pastor until January of 2015 when he became the Co-Pastor. On August 21, 2016 Pastor Davis became the Senior Pastor of LTBC.