Our church staff

lead pastor-nabil hirji-walji

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Favorite Bible verse: Acts 20:24 “However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me, the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.”

Rutters, Sheets, or WAWA: WAWA

If you were a cast member in a movie, what movie would it be and why: I would be Lighting McQueen because I like cars and I like to go fast!

Favorite meal: Smoked Meat, specially ribs or wings

Dream vacation: Hawaii

Favorite hobby: Anything active

Do you have any pets: No Pets

Favorite childhood memory: Hiking through State Parks in Minnesota.

What would your most enjoyable day look like: Making breakfast for the family. Doing my devotions on back porch. Going out for a run or working out. Going to the shore with my family. Coming home and having friends over around a bonfire.  

pastor of ministries-Sarah hirji-walji

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Favorite Bible verse: Hebrews 10:35-36

Rutters, Sheets, or WAWA: Rutters

If you were a cast member in a movie, what movie would it be and why: The Greatest Showman, it challenges a powerful topic in an engaging way.

Favorite meal: Fajitas with Chips and Guacamole

Dream vacation: Australia and New Zealand

Favorite hobby: Being somewhere peaceful in nature, with time to reflect.

Do you have any pets: No

Favorite childhood memory: Baking Christmas cookies with my Mom.

What would your most enjoyable day look like: Sleeping in, going on an adventure with my family, and hitting a coffee shop with my husband.

Worship and arts-Dennis Durasoff

Hometown: Frenchtown, New Jersey

Favorite Bible verse: 2 Kings 2:23-24

Rutters, Sheets, or WAWA: Sheetz

If you were a cast member in a movie, what movie would it be and why:  I would be Jack Black in School of Rock. I love music and the storyline of teaching and mentoring the younger generation.

Dream vacation:  Spending a week recording in a high-end music studio

Favorite hobby: Playing musical instruments

Do you have any pets: No

Favorite childhood memory: Getting my 1st drum set Christmas morning

What would your most enjoyable day look like: Sleeping in, lots of music, and being with family & friends

Favorite childhood memory: Getting my 1st drum set Christmas morning

Worship and arts-amanda Durasoff

Hometown: Parkton, MD

Favorite Bible verse: 2 Corinthians 12:9 “…My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me

Rutters, Sheets, or WAWA: Sheetz

If you were a cast member in a movie, what movie would it be and why: Mary Poppins. Victorian London, British accents, and dancing chimney sweeps! And I love that carpet bag!

Favorite meal: Mexican-Taco salads, burrito bowls – anything like that

Dream vacation: A leisurely tour of England and Scotland

Favorite hobby: Home decorating, generally, and for seasons and holidays

Do you have any pets: No

Favorite childhood memory: Going on trips with my grandparents. Whether a weekend getaway to see aunts and uncles, or a trip in the motorhome to Florida, there was always something fun to look forward to

What would your most enjoyable day look like: Sleeping in, Then waking up to enjoy coffee in my jammies for a bit. Relaxing at Home, maybe decorating for fall or Christmas. Then in the evening, enjoying dinner with family, talking and playing games together

church secretary-linda miller

Hometown:  Shrewsbury, PA

Favorite Bible verse: 1 Peter 5:7  “Cast your cares on Him because He cares for you.”

Rutters, Sheets, or WAWA: I enjoy “Duncan” coffee

If you were a cast member in a movie, what movie would it be and why: Probably Woody from Toy Story 1.  He is sure that his Owner loves him
and he loves his owner… that reminds me that our Heavenly Father loves
us.  He is loyal to all of his friends.  He is a problem solver. He just
loves having fun and being with his friends. 

Favorite meal: I love seafood, so it would be crab cakes, shrimp, cream of crab soup, some type of potato and of course dessert!

Dream vacation: I love the beach in the early morning, walking as the sun comes up, and
also gorgeous sunsets over the ocean.  I like places that are peaceful
with a beautiful view.

Favorite hobby: I enjoy playing music

Do you have any pets: Not right now

Favorite childhood memory: Riding my mini bike or playing school or Barbies!

What would your most enjoyable day look like: Spending the first part of the morning reading the Bible, taking a walk on a sunny morning with the temperature in the 70’s.  Enjoying time with my family.

Media/tech director-troy engle

Hometown: Glen Rock, PA

Favorite Bible verse: Psalm 23:4

Rutters, Sheets, or WAWA: Sheetz

If you were a cast member in a movie, what movie would it be and why: Sherlock Holmes, I love how he can figure out a mystery.

Favorite meal: Cracker Barrel Sunday Chicken with mash potatoes, gravy, and green beans

Dream vacation: Touring England by narrow boat

Favorite hobby: Riding my Honda Super Cub

Do you have any pets: No

Favorite childhood memory: Going camping with my Aunt and Uncle all across the country

What would your most enjoyable day look like: Sleeping in, going antique-ing with my family, and stopping for a burger at the Red Rabbit in Duncannon, PA