Meet the Staff
Sean met his wife Karissa while touring with Impact Productions’ The Masterpiece, A Toymaker’s Dream. They married in March of 1999 and have four daughters: Elyssa (2001), Chloe (2003), Annalise (2009), and Brielle (2014).
Sean has been involved in a variety of full and part-time ministry since 1997. He previously was a Youth and Family pastor at Mt. Zion UMC in Maryland and served as pastor at South Shore Community Church before teaming with Thom Perkins in planting Sojourn Community Church in 2006. Sean is a licensed minister of the Christian and Missionary Alliance.
Sean attended Azusa Pacific University where he obtained a B.A. degree in Communications. Called to full-time ministry, Sean pursued his theological training through Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary before transferring to Liberty Theological Seminary where he obtained a Masters of Religion Degree.
Pastor Thom lives in Egg Harbor Township with his family: wife, Missy (married in 1997), twin daughters Emily and Laura (1999), son Matthew (2001), and daughter Selah (2012). Thom is a graduate of Philadelphia Biblical University. In 1999, Thom, with his wife Missy, helped plant Lighthouse Alliance Community Church in Tuckerton, NJ . Thom spent seven years leading the music ministry at this growing church, bringing excellence and passion into the ministry of music and worship.
Pastor Thom is licensed and ordained by the Christian and Missionary Alliance Church . As a gifted teacher, Thom enjoys any opportunity to share God’s Word and has done so at Lighthouse and by invitation at various churches throughout southern New Jersey. Thom has been a member of the church’s governing board at Lighthouse assuming many administrative duties.
Amy has served as Sojourn Community Church’s Administrative Assistant and Treasurer since September of 2010. She founded Admin Amy, LLC, a virtual administrative support and design company, in October of 2013. She is blessed to be a part of this ministry!