Our Staff

Ministry Staff

Rev Jared K Henry

Lead Pastor

 Pastor Jared K Henry has been the Lead Pastor at Mackey Church of the Nazarene since July 2018. Pastor Jared was born-again at 8 years of age and sanctified wholly at a camp-meeting when he was 18 years old right after graduating from High School.

After answering a call to full-time pastoral ministry he went to college and worked on a degree in Bible & Theology. He married Sarah in May of 2002 and then graduated from Bible college in December of 2002. Pastor Jared and Sarah have two children (Jacob & Hannah) and serve the Lord together in ministry.

Garrett Sparks

Associate Minister (Teen Ministry)

Garrett started at Mackey in November of 2018. He was born-again at 19 years of age and sanctified wholly when he was 22.

He is a graduate of Kentucky Mountain Bible College. He assists in ministry in a variety of ways and works to encourage teens in the church to live passionately for Jesus.

Ashlee Stewart

Associate Minister (Worship & Owensville Campus)

Ashlee came on staff in March of 2020. She was born-again when she was 20 years old and entirely sanctified when she was 24 years old. She attended Kentucky Mountain Bible College and graduated in May 2019. 

Her passion and call in life is to usher people into a place of worship where the Holy Spirit can transform and renew lives. 

Debbie Boger


Debbie is a part of lots of different places of ministry in the life of the church (children's ministry to our annual theatrical performances) but also does much behind the scenes by keeping the property at Mackey campus clean and inviting!

Amy Busing

Office Secretary

Amy is a life long part of the Mackey Church of the Nazarene. She has served in many capacities of ministry through the church and now serves in the office by helping with administration and organization

Preschool Staff

Sarah Henry

Preschool Director

Mrs Sarah became the Pre-School Director in 2019. She brings a plethora of experience in education (both public & private) as well as an undergraduate degree in elementary education and a master's degree in reading & writing with a certification of preschool through 12th grade.

Her responsibilities include working with the pre school board to develop the pre school, new student enrollment, curriculum, and staff direction.

Mrs Sarah is the mother of two and very involved in ministry with her husband, Pastor Jared.

Abigail Gordon

Preschool Lead Teacher

Ms Abigail has been with us since 2019. She moved to Indiana from Florida where she had been teaching in Christian education. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in education.

Her responsibilities include teaching in the classroom, investing in the lives of students, and reflecting Christ!

Dana Schwartz

Preschool Classroom Assistant

Mrs Dana has been apart of our preschool since 2012. With several years here at Mackey Nazarene Pre School she has seen multiple siblings and knows the most names!

Her responsibilities include assisting the teacher in anyway necessary and pointing students to Jesus as they grow and learn!

Mrs Dana is also a wife and mother of two. 

Ministry Leaders

Mary Atchison

NMI (Nazarene Missions International) President

Mary works with the NMI Council to help keep our church working to #Engage the world for Jesus through support of missionaries and mission work around the world. Our church is committed to impacting the world even beyond Southwest Indiana.

Matthew Hoffer

NYI (Nazarene Youth International) President

Matthew works with Pastor Garret and the NYI Council to provide ministry to the teenagers of our church and community. Information about our youth ministry can be found here.

Tom McCool

SDMI (Sunday school & Discipleship Ministries International) Superintendent

Tom works with the SDMI Council to provide opportunities for everyone to be #Equipped by the Holy Spirit. Our #Equip groups meet at various places and times during the week and can be found here.