Meet our Team

Nate Parsekian

Lead Pastor

Pastor Nate began his ministry at Shores Community Church in March 2017 as Lead (Senior) Pastor. He is a graduate of Cornerstone University and Grand Rapids Theological Seminary. He previously served for 12 years as a youth pastor and an outreach pastor in Shelby, MI. He is married to Daphne and has four children. Nate is passionate about helping people meet Jesus.

David Jaeger

Youth Director

David grew up in Shores Community Church and has deep roots with many families in the Church. He graduated from Moody Bible Institute in 2016 and began his ministry at SCC in 2017 after moving back to Michigan. David met his wife at Moody Bible Institute and they serve together. David loves showing students how amazing our God is and leading them to Jesus.

Lesa Jaeger

Children’s Director

Lesa grew up in central Washington in a small town called Ephrata. She is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute where she also met her husband, David. She began her ministry at Shores Community Church in 2017 serving, with the youth and in children’s ministry. Lesa loves baking, meaningful fellowship with others, and having fun.

Sarah Hunt

Worship Director

Sarah Hunt began her ministry at Shores Community Church in June 2017 as Worship Director. She is a graduate of Cornerstone University with a degree in Worship Arts and is from Northbrook, Illinois. She enjoys adult coloring books, practicing all of her instruments, and Starbucks.

Andy Husmann

Visitation Pastor

Pastor Andy was the former pastor of Shores Community Church (Mona Shores Baptist Church) from 1972-1984. Following his ministry here, he was the District Executive Minister for the Michigan Baptist General Conference until his retirement. He moved back to Muskegon in 2007 and began service as part-time visitation pastor in 2010. Pastor Andy has three sons, nine grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Kaitlyn Ayers

Administrative Assistant

Kaitlyn grew up here in Norton Shores, MI and has attended Shores Community Church from a very young age. She graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and started her ministry at Shores in March of 2018. Kaitlyn enjoys spending time with family and friends, dancing, reading, and singing on the worship team at SCC.

Our Missionaries

Ben and Esther Berry

Rift Valley Academy- Kenya

Steve and Nopaluck Cable


Doug and Lori Dawe

Cru- Orlando, FL

Aide Rose Fernandez

Converge- Cambodia

Mariquit Gido


Jeff and Joyellen Hazard

Rift Valley Academy- Kenya

Paul and Ana Hill


Dan & Gayle Hoven

Child Evangelism Fellowship- MI

Jim and Toni Keck

First Priority Muskegon

Wilondja and Shirley Masongezi


Monir and Salam Michael

Muslim Peoples

Dennis and Melody Nordine


Lynda Oatley


Roy Schwarcz

Chosen People Ministries

Jonathan and Christie Swift

Church Planting- Detroit, MI

Bruce & Mary Walpole

Hospital of Hope- Togo, Africa

Gil and Norene Zinke

Training Leaders International

Organizations and Agencies We Support