Tommy Lanham

Pastor; Minister

Tommy has more than 20 years’ ministry experience including roles as lead minister, youth minister, and associate minister. Tommy ran Upside Down Ministries for eight years where he worked with individuals of all ages helping them grow in their spiritual walk.  Tommy is an award-winning speaker, personality strategist and Daddy. Tommy holds a BS in Bible & Preaching from Johnson University, and an MA in Pastoral Counseling and Life Coaching from Liberty University.


Joe Cortale

Pastor; Minister

Joe was ordained in 2011, and has served as Associate Pastor of the church for the past 8 years . Joe has spent the past 35 years in sales leadership roles, and currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Fellowship of Fathers Foundation, whose mission is to promote Christian family values around the world. Joe holds a BA in Business from LaSalle University and a Master’s Degree in Christian Leadership and Ministry from Hope International University. 


Allie Lambraia

Worship Minister

Allie is a graduate of Hofstra University with a dual major in Education and Music.  She has performed in numerous musical productions and has sung the national anthem at Citi Field. She leads our contemporary worship team.


Karen Pedone

Administrative and Children's Minster

Karen served as our Assistant Children’s Minister for many years before assuming the Senior position.  In addition, she leads our Ladies’ Small Group and does most of the administrative work in the church.


Tammy Lanham

Creative Arts Minister

Tammy has been married to Tommy and they have served in ministry together for more than 20 years. Tammy is a graduate of Johnson University and of the New York Institute of Photography.


Tammy is the production team leader for our weekly broadcasts. She designs the videos and graphics for many of the church's publications including managing our social media. She homeschools their children, Appolonya and Dylan.