Meet Our Deacons
Deaconess Marie McArdle
Marie has been a member of Emmanuel Christian Assembly since January 1989. Believing that God did not create her just to be a pew warmer in His church, she has served in many areas throughout the years; cleaning crew, nursing home ministry, sunday school, puppet ministry, dance team, usher, food pantry worker, VBS, nursery worker and ladies ministry. On December 2, 2001 she was ordained as a Deaconess giving her a greater responsibility to serve her church body.
The Lord has blessed Marie with one daughter and one grandson.
Deacon Kevin Bunday
Kevin has been an active member of ECA since 1997. He has been serving as a deacon for almost ten years and a home group leader for upwards of five years. He enjoys working around the church from fixing electrical problems to cutting grass.
Kevin is a single father of two. He enjoys anything that allows him to be outdoors. Kevin lives with his children in Wadsworth.
Deacon Dave Hausch
Dave has been attending ECA for over 20 years. He is the leader of our teen group, ABLAZE. He also serves as a member of our worship team, a home group leader, and he is a leader in our food pantry. Dave is also a Sunday School teacher, a general maintenance man, a sound technician, and the regular clean-up guy. He wears many hats and enjoys jumping in to anything and everything that needs done around the church.
When Dave is not at the church you can often find him working on worship sets, sermons, teen lessons, and various other work that he brings home with him. He is fiercely dedicated to the work of the kingdom and has a servant's heart. He enjoys most serving alongside the teens that he works with, and seeing them succeed.
Deacon Peter Belcher
Peter has been attending ECA since he was a teenager. He serves as the head of our cleaning teams, is a Sunday School teacher, a regular food pantry worker, and a Teen Helper, among other things. Peter is blessed to have much of his family serving alongside him at ECA.
Peter is a strong studier and enjoys reading the Bible and other books. He likes to fellowship with other believers. When he isn't serving he enjoys playing tennis and strategy games to help keep his mind sharp. Peter is a strong prayer warrior and is always ready to pray when there is a brother or sister in need.
Deacon Paul Belcher
Paul has been attending ECA since he was a teenager. He serves as head of our lawn crew, a worship team member, a Sunday School teacher, and is a regular food pantry worker. You can often find Paul around the church helping out. He, like his brother Peter, is blessed to be serving alongside much of his family. Paul is not afraid to give a loud shout to the LORD and his enthusiam is contagious.
Paul enjoys many hobbies such as building model kits, watching anime, and of course, playing XBOX.
Deacon Dave Woloch
Dave is an active member at ECA and currently serves in different
areas including the sound team, lawn/snow maintenance, and teaching Sunday School.
Dave lives with his youngest daughter Catherine who also attends ECA. Dave has 5 children and 2 grand-daughters.
Dave enjoys recreational soccer and karate, in which he has a black belt.