Pastor Kevin Rushing

Pastor Kevin Rushing

“One thing have I desired of the Lord, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the Lord, and to enquire in his temple.” – Psalm 27:4 Rev. Kevin G. Rushing was...

First Lady Svette Rushing

First Lady Svette Rushing

Svette Rushing is the 3rd daughter born to Sylvester and Georgia Richardson. A native of Akron, Ohio, she matriculated through the Akron Public Schools system graduating from Central Hower High School. Lady Svette accepted Christ as her personal Lord and Savior at an early age and developed her Christian walk...

Deacon Duane Jordan

The UBC Men’s Ministry’s Mission is to provide the men of UBC and the community with spiritual love, support, and Christian brotherhood. We will participate in various fellowship activities to build Christian brotherhood. We will serve as mentors for young males in the UBC church family and the community through...

Leo Armstrong - Chairman Deacon Board

Deacon Leo Armstrong

Deacons glorify the Lord and serve the church by modeling the application of the gospel of Jesus Christ into the daily activities of life as husbands, fathers, and brothers in Christ. In their commitment to the Great Commission found in Matthew 28: 16-20, they perform various tasks and participate in...

Deconess Shirley Armstrong - President Deaconess Ministry

Deaconess Shirley Armstrong

Deaconess’ assists the pastor and deacons in the administration of spiritual matters of the church in visitation work, baptism, preparation of the Lord’s Supper, and such other spiritual matters as necessary and requested. Like Deacons, the Deaconess Ministry is trained to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ through works of...

Keisha Bell - Youth Ministry

Minister Keisha Bell

New Generation Praise Youth Ministry serves as a place of fellowship, growth, and excitement for high-school-aged students. This ministry offers unique platforms of expression, creates safe environments for discovery and personality, nurtures creative methods for theological formulation, and conducts intentional exercises for identity formation as a young Christian in the...

Minister Lynn Driver - President Intecessory Prayer Team

Minister Lynn Driver

The Intercessory Prayer Ministry at UBC Church is designed to teach about the need for and practice of prayer and to “stand in the gap” by praying for members, friends, the Summit County community, State, Country, and the world.

Reverend Tracy Lee - S.O.S. Ministry

Reverend Tracy Lee

The Serving Our Saints (S.O.S.) Ministry develops and supports Christian Fellowship activities for all seniors. We sponsor senior game nights quarterly, yearly discounted bus trips, luncheons and movie matinees. For more information, please contact Rev. Tracy Lee or Sis. Connie Mitchell.

Barbara Wilson Coleman & Janine Latimer - Repast Ministry

Barbara Wilson Coleman & Janine Latimer

The Comforter’s/Repast Ministry will provide compassion through emotional and grief support to assist families who are experiencing varying types of loss.

Dee Dee Pitts - Women's Ministry (U-WOW)

Dee Dee Pitts

The United Women of Wholeness Ministry is committed to serving the entire community at large placing a special emphasis on women empowerment and teen mentorship to young ladies. We are dedicated to sharing the word of God in an effort to uphold our church mission of, “Saving Souls, and Salvaging...