Michael and Janah joined the ministry team at The Sanctuary Church in July of 2012. Prior to coming to Douglas, they were on staff as the Music Pastors at Gateway Church out of Franklin, TN. Michael is an alumni of Lee University where he majored in Pastoral Ministries and minored in Bible and music. Janah is also an alumni of Lee, where she majored in Communications and minored in Bible. They both were privileged to travel and minister with the Lee University Singers and Second Edition during their time at Lee. After attending Lee, Michael was a part of several traveling music groups based out of Nashville, TN and Houston, TX where he had the opportunity to travel all over the world and minister. Janah was also part of a traveling music group based out of Nashville, TN. Michael is also a licensed Ordained Bishop in the Church of God.
They both did traveling ministry for several years and have recorded and been a part of multiple recording projects and cd’s. Not long after marrying, they both knew that God had called them to the local church. They are both excited about being here at The Sanctuary, and seeing what God has in store for the future of this church. Michael and Janah have three children, Ella Grace, Savannah, and, Greyson.