Pastor Joe Schoblocher
Joe Schoblocher has been on the staff of Emmanuel Christian Assembly since 1983.He ministered at local church plant in North Canton, Ohio from 1990 until assuming the pastorate at Emmanuel Christian Assembly in 1996. He is the Chaplain of the Barberton Fire Department and is actively involved in the community with other pastors.  His heart is to see the churches united, working together to further the Kingdom of Jesus Christ.

Joe and his wife Cathy have four children and nine grandchildren, whom they love spending time with.  In the midst of their busy lives with ministry and family, you can often find them riding their bikes on the Ohio and Erie Canal towpath trails.