Our Pastoral staff is here to help serve the people in the many ministries at Lighthouse Baptist Church. Each one is specifically trained in their ministry and is willing to help you in any way. For more information on any of the staff click on their picture.


Dr. Sterling Walsh, Jr.

Senior Pastor

Dr. Janet Walsh

Pastor’s Wife

Dr. Sterling Walsh and his wife, Janet, came to Lighthouse Baptist Church of Greater York on September 21, 2003. Pastor Walsh is the Senior Pastor.

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Dr. Janet Walsh teaches the Women of the Word Sunday school class on Sunday mornings. She is a ladies’ conference speaker, author of several books, and the author of the Lighthouse Kid’s Klub program which is used in hundreds of churches across the country to help instruct children. Dr. Walsh also does much of the graphic design for the church.

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Pastor Brandon Gaskill

Outreach Pastor

Pastor Brandon Gaskill has been a part of Lighthouse Baptist Church for over 10 years and began working part-time as the Lighthouse Baptist Church Bus Director in 2013. Pastor Gaskill came on the church staff full-time in 2015 as the outreach pastor. His duties include overseeing visitation, bus ministry, benevolence ministry, Seasoned Saints (55+ ministry), and nursing home ministries. He also plays percussion in the church orchestra.

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Bro. Nathan Walsh

Children/Youth Pastor

Bro. Nathan Walsh joined the Lighthouse Baptist Church staff in the Spring of 2016. Bro. Walsh oversees the staffing and administrative needs of all the Sunday school classes, serves in the Children’s Ministry as the Children’s Pastor and Youth Ablaze as the Youth Pastor, helps in the music department, and teaches a Bible class for the school. He also teaches the Auditorium Bible Class, plays trombone in the orchestra, and sings in the choir.

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Bro. Steven Jaggard

Lighthouse Christian School Principal

Bro. Steven Jaggard joined the Lighthouse Baptist Church staff in June of 2014. Bro. Jaggard serves as the Lighthouse Christian School Principal. He also teaches the Youth Ablaze (7th-12th) Sunday School class at 9:30 am, plays in the church orchestra, and oversees the media and IT needs of the church and school.

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Mrs. Janice Russell

Church Secretary

Mrs. Janice Russell joined the Lighthouse Baptist Church staff in August 2015. She also serves in the nursery and plays the violin in the church orchestra.

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