Staff

Say hello to the leadership team at Solid Rock Church

Meet our leadership

Say hello to the leadership team at Solid Rock Church. Got questions for the lead team at SRC? Contact us by clicking here.

Larry Ragland - Founder / Senior Pastor

Larry & his wife Sandy started Solid Rock Church in October of 1994.

They have led SRC through 5 building and remodeling projects.

In 1996, Larry founded Ambassadors College, which would eventually be the catalyst to the launching of Ambassadors Network (Pastors & Ministers).

In 2018 he released his first book entitled "I See Greatness in You."

Larry & Sandy have been married for over 29 years.

"God wants us to live a life that outlives our life." - Larry Ragland

Austin Cruce - Worship Pastor

Austin Cruce grew up in Solid Rock Church. From a child he always had a passion to serve and worship God. Later in his teenage years, he experienced a strong encounter with God that changed his life forever. He is a graduate of The Ramp School of Ministry (Worship Leadership) and a graduate of Ambassadors College. In 2017 he became the Worship Pastor of Solid Rock Church.

"Worshipping Jesus is a calling to each and every one of us, no matter the skills, talents, or abilities we carry." - Austin Cruce

Austin & Monica Cruce - Ignite Students Pastors

Austin & Monica are both graduates of The Ramp School of Ministry. Austin has been a part of Solid Rock Church since his childhood. Monica is originally from Temperance, Michigan. They both met while at The Ramp. Both have a deep love for teens. Together, they are intentional about impacting this generation with love and grace.

"We both know how important Youth Ministry was in our lives. It is our passion to make sure our students experience God and change the world." - Austin & Monica Cruce

Alex & Lizzie Pickle - Children's Pastor

Alex & Lizzie are high school sweethearts who have been serving at SRC since their teen years. After marriage they felt the call to children's ministries. The spiritual growth of children are their greatest passion. Each week they lead ROCK Kidz (Grades 4-6) with fun and games, worship and an age relevant message. Lizzie is a certified teacher in the public school system.

"What we love about ministry with kids, is that we get to have fun while building relationships - all while we learn about our Savior." - Alex & Lizzie Pickle

Lauren Quinn - Kingdom Kids (Grades 1-3)

Lauren Quinn has always loved working with kids. Each week, Kingdom Kids students enjoy an exciting atmosphere of worship and teaching on their level. The Kingdom Kids staff offers a loving and safe environment for your 1st, 2nd and 3rd graders. Lauren is passionate to lead and mentor your children to be great kids, students and leaders.

Shealyn Cobb & Megan Addaway - Jr. Kids (K4 & K5)

Shealyn Cobb and Megan Addaway are both equally passionate and driven to create an environment of fun, worship and exciting curriculum for their kids. Jr. Kids atmosphere is welcoming and loving. Shealyn and Megan are always finding new ways of making the Bible come alive and understandable to Kindergarten students.

"Children’s ministry is a calling to raise up future leaders for the Kingdom of Jesus Christ that will soon hold great influence in our world." - Shealyn Cobb and Megan Addaway

Tracy Motes - Nursery

Tracy Motes began leading our Nursery ministry in 2009. She has a great love for babies. From the beginning Tracy created an environment of love, safety and fun. Our babies are our number one priority. Therefore, the Nursery will always be clean, safe and loving.

The Nursery is divided into two rooms (Newborns & Walkers).

"It is such an honor and privilege to partner with the parents to help build a strong foundation in these precious little ones." - Tracy Motes

Amy Hendry - Office Director

Amy Hendry has been the Office Director since 2005. She is so much more than just our lead secretary. You will see Amy at the Welcome Desk in the foyer and assisting in various places throughout the church services.

"Taking care of my SRC family and Pastors is the most fulfilling job I've ever had!" - Amy Hendry