Ministry Team

Rob Sumrall

robs@crossroadsetown.com
Senior Pastor

Rob was raised in Alabama. He has served local churches as a vocational minister for over 20 years. He has served churches in Louisiana, Alabama, and Kentucky. As founding pastor of Crossroads, he hopes to spend the rest of his ministry days serving here. He and his wife Michelle have three children. Rob enjoys reading, cooking, college football, and spending time with his kids. Rob serves Crossroads as its teaching pastor, a LifeGroup leader, and an elder.

Randy Pettus

Administration Pastor

Randy was born in East St. Louis, IL. He served the Marine Corps for 23 years.  He then worked in the call center industry for 19 years. Randy and his wife, Karie, have been married for 24 years; they have four children and three grandchildren. He enjoys spending time with his family and riding his Harley. He is a member of the Patriot Guard Riders, which ride as escorts for military funerals.  He has been the Administrative Pastor since August of 2017 and oversees the day-to-day operations of Crossroads.

John Piwetz

Elder

John was born in Ohio, but was raised all over the country as his father was in the Air Force. He met his wife, Karen, at Auburn University. They have four lovely daughters. He works at Sun Tan City where he serves as CFO. His hobbies include dating his wife, running, cycling, and spending time with his girls. John serves Crossroads as a LifeGroup Leader and an Elder. John also serves as a member of the board of Chosen People International, a missionary ministry based in Guatemala whose primary mission is training pastors, especially in rural/remote areas of Central America.

Ronnie Pence

Elder

Ronnie was born and raised in Summit, Kentucky. He and his wife Nancy have four children and four grandchildren. He is the founder and president of Kentucky Neighborhood Bank. He enjoys playing golf and following most sports (mainly Kentucky basketball). Ronnie serves Crossroads as an elder and helps oversee the LifeGroup ministry.

Bob Miller

Elder

Bob was born and raised in West Virginia. Bob served in the US Navy and then worked for Ford Motor Company for 30 years. He and Doris have been married for 43 years. They have two children and two grandsons. Bob enjoys fishing, wood working, and being Doris’ boyfriend. He serves in multiple capacities at Crossroads, including LifeGroup ministry, as an elder, and overseeing the Facilities Ministry.

Patrick Walsh

Elder

Patrick was born in Virginia, moved a lot as a navy kid, and settled in Kentucky in middle school. He has served in the ministry for over 15 years, mostly in a bi-vocational role.  While serving as a youth pastor, he has served as a band director, music teacher, and music minister.  He is currently serving fulltime as Crossroads’ Family Pastor. He and Chelsie are blessed with three daughters and a son. Patrick loves music, the outdoors, water and snow sports and most of all, hanging out with his family and students.  He serves Crossroads by overseeing the family ministries, preaching, teaching, leading a LifeGroup, and as an elder.

 

Doug Grinnell

Elder

Doug prayed to accept Jesus at age 7, kneeling beside the couch in his parent’s Hansen, Massachusetts home. He graduated from Bob Jones University. He and his wife, Mary Jo, have 9 children ranging from ages 21 to 34, and 4 adorable grandchildren. They have lived in Elizabethtown, Ky for 15 years. He is a small business owner and referees volleyball.

Ben Gardner

Elder

Ben was born in Mississippi and raised both there and in Ohio.  He retired from the Army (BEAT NAVY) after serving over 20 years and continues to work for the Army as a civilian.  He is married to his best friend Carol, and they have two children.  Ben enjoys family time, traveling, and outdoor activities such as running and cycling.  He serves within Crossroads on the worship team, mission team, as a Life Group leader, and an elder.

Shannon Sullivan

Worship Leader

Shannon was born in Louisville, Kentucky.  She and her husband, Sam, have three children and one grandchild. In her spare time, Shannon enjoys family time and attending sporting events. She has a heart and gift for sharing Jesus through music. She serves as the Worship Leader for Crossroads and supports other ministry efforts.

Darian Parker

Children's Ministry Director

Darian was born and raised in Elizabethtown, Ky. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2015 with a degree in community and leadership development. When she is not serving at Crossroads, Darian spends her time coaching girls basketball for T.K. Stone Middle School, crafting, being outdoors, and hanging out with her mom and little sister, Kenedy.