Tim Lewis

Lead Pastor

As Lead Pastor, it’s Tim’s privilege to inspire & invite people to a deeper relationship with each other and Jesus. Tim has been serving God in the ministry for more than 20 years, including speaking in some amazing places around the country. He saw first-hand the mighty power of God’s redeeming love impact the lives of literally thousands of people, including his own. Tim and his wife, Billi Jo, were married in 1991. They have two beautiful daughters, Tabitha (born 1992) and Samantha (born 1999). Tim enjoys spending time with his family, the companionship of his life-long buddies, reading and Clint Eastwood movies.

tim@cralima.com

Sherri Jordan

Lead Administrator

Sherri has been the Lead Administrator since 2004 at Cable Road Alliance. She keeps the office and staff running smoothly. She also serves as a member of the Fellowship, Deaconess, and Benevolent committees at church. Although she often works behind the scenes, she loves to serve and help people in any way she can as reflected in what Jesus says in Matthew 22:37-39, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.`` She and her husband Rob, together have three sons, three wonderful daughters-in-law, and three grandchildren... so far!

office@cralima.com

Vince Herrera

Worship Leader/Prayer Coordinator

Vince Herrera is the Worship Director and Prayer Coordinator at Cable Road Alliance Church. Vince has had the honor of leading worship for over 18 years and has been involved in prayer ministry for the last 15 years. He feels like he's just getting started! Psalm 34:5 says that those that look to the Lord are radiant. It is Vince's desire to be a radiant husband, a radiant father, and a radiant worship leader who leads a radiant people into the amazing life transforming place of praise, worship and prayer.
Vince has been married to his best friend, Nicole, for 21 years. The Herrera's have 4 wonderful children--Nathaniel 24, Isaac 22, Abigail 20 and Jacob 18. Vince and Nicole are also the proud grandparents of 1-year old Judah, the son of Nathaniel and his wife, Joy. In Vince's spare time he likes to knit, play leapfrog, and root for the Michigan Wolverines.

vince@cralima.com

Jason Snyder

Associate Pastor for Student Ministries

Jason Snyder and his wife Wendy have been married for 17 years and have 3 children: Jonan (11), Roslin (9), and Hank (4). The Snyders have returned to Ohio after serving at Emporium Alliance Church from 2004-2010 and Lancaster Alliance Church from 2010-2020. In addition to serving as youth pastor at these two churches, Jason was the Interim Youth Pastor here at Cable Road in 2003. The Snyders enjoy cheering on their kids, traveling, being outside, and food!

jason@cralima.com

Melanie Clawson

CRA Moms Coordinator

Melanie attends Cable Road Alliance Church with her husband, Seth, and their two children--Oliver (7) and Eve (5). She is a full-time work from home mom and homeschooler. Melanie started a ministry for moms, called MOPS (now CRA Moms) in 2019 and is passionate about providing support and community for moms, and leading them to the hope found in Christ. Her hobbies include reading, gardening, learning new things, and working on vinyl designs.

moms@cralima.com

Sara Nishimoto

Connections Director

Sara grew up at Cable Road Alliance Church and is glad to be back at CRA with her husband, Koji, and two children Emi (10) and Noah (7). In early 2020, Sara received her Official Worker’s License with the Christian and Missionary Alliance, and shortly thereafter officially joined the staff as Connections Director. It is her desire for each person who walks through the doors of CRA to feel welcomed and loved. In addition to ensuring first-time visitors and new people find their place to plug in and belong, Sara is also proactive in reaching out to regular attendees who are currently unconnected.

When Sara is not at church, you can find her spending time with her husband, kids, and puppy, or studying for her Master’s in Christian Studies.

sara@cralima.com

Emily Kallenberg

Children's Ministry Director

Emily grew up in Dayton, Ohio and graduated from the University of Dayton in 2007 with degrees in education and chemistry. After teaching high school science for several years, Emily chose to be a stay-at-home mom to her now 4 children. She and her husband Phil relocated to Lima, Ohio in 2011 and Cable Road Alliance quickly became a home. Emily has always had a heart for kids and has served students and children since college. Emily is passionate about leading kids to pursue a full relationship with Christ and to become more like Him.

emily@cralima.com

Kristina Stanford

Wedding Coordinator/Custodian

Kristina and her husband, Jimmy have three boys--C.J. (10), Jonathan (9), and Lucas (7). She graduated from college with an Associates Degree in Culinary Art in ‘05. Kristina has a passion for celebrating life with people and has been in the hospitality world her whole adult life. These talents and interests make her an essential part in a variety of Cable Road Ministries from coordinating weddings to custodial work to serving in student ministry.

weddings@cralima.com

Nick and Natasha Graham

Student Ministry Leaders

Nick and Natasha Graham have been married for 14 years and they have two sons--Isaac (12) and Elijah (10). The Grahams have been faithfully serving in student ministry their entire married lives and they brought their love for teenagers to Cable Road Alliance Church in 2017. Nick is the director of men's ministry at the Lima Rescue mission and enjoys playing video games and painting. Natasha works part-time at Temple Christian School doing a variety of things and she loves sports.

youth@cralima.com