Pastor Brent Furlong
President, Go Time Ministries, Inc.
Brent has his BA/Masters in Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh. He is a graduate of the Shiloh Bible Institute (Ministry Licensure: Full Gospel Assemblies) and was ordained by the Network of Related Pastors. Brent currently serves as the Assistant Pastor of Nottingham Christian Center.
Brent's passion is to share God's word. His vision for Go Time Ministries is to raise up young people to love and serve God as their Lord and Savior.
"Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind, and you neighbor as yourself." Matthew 22:37-39
Pastor Jonathan Mayak
Go Time Youth Teacher and Evangelist
Youth Leader Finleyville
Jon and Liz were recently married and are excited to work together to fulfill God's call on their lives. Jon completed his BA from Washington and Jefferson University and obtained his Masters Theology from Reformed Presbyterian Seminary. Liz completed her BA in Education from Loyola College of Maryland.
They both help teach on Monday nights in Finleyville.
Logistics Coordinator/Rapid Response Team Leader
Assistant Director/Youth Leader/Women's Ministry
Ben and Brittany have been married for five years, and are blessed to be called "Dada and Mama" by a precious little girl. They just welcomed their second child, a son, in July. Their love for God's people and their desire to see everyone know His love is why they are involved with Go Time. Ben is heading up the Rapid Response Team and is looking forward to laboring alongside others in order to bring aid to those in need. Brittany has a passion to see women of all ages empowered to know God, and walk in their God-given identity. She helps run the Finleyville youth ministry and
You can follow Brittany at her blog www.brittanymayak.com
Youth Leader Clairton/Hills on Fire
Diane has been involved in ministry to children for many years. She, along with her husband, Gary, and sister, Marian, meet with children ages 6 through 11 in the Sisters Place Tuesdays from 6-7pm for the Clairton's Kids Ministry. Diane is also the active leader for Hills on Fire, Jr on Thursday nights in Lawrence, working with kids ages 5-11. Her friend, Loretta O'Brien also helps with Hills on Fire, Jr.
"Our focus is on teaching children to know Jesus and to develop a relationship with Him. We do this using music, Bible lessons, games, crafts, and fun activities. Kids earn rewards by memorizing Bible verses. Our goals are to have every child, no matter what age, to know Jesus as Savior, to be able to know and understand that God loves them and has a wonderful plan for their lives."
Youth Leader Monongahela/Hills on Fire
Andrew is the leader and founder of Hills on Fire Ministry, in Lawrence, which ministers to ages 5-18. He also works with the youth group in Monongahela and the basketball ministry on Wednesday nights. He is currently the youth leader at Riverview Baptist. He has a Bachelors in Social Work from California University and a Masters in Social Work, specializing in child welfare, from the University of Pittsburgh. He has served with the Navy. Andrew worked with CYS for 10 years and has been with the Public Welfare system for 6 years. His heart and passion is to serve God and equip this generation of young people to be warriors in God's Army.
Youth Leader Clairton/Hills on Fire
Marian was a missionary for many years in the Democratic Republic of Congo, teaching and evangelizing. She was a middle school teacher and French teacher. Marian volunteers for the children's ministry in Clairton. She is also an active prayer team member for Hills on Fire Ministry and Go Time Ministries.
Prayer Coordinator/Ladies Bible Study Leader Clairton
Debbie is married and a mother to 5 adult children with 2 grandchildren. In the past, she has enjoyed working in youth ministry within the church, and has enjoyed watching women develop through ladies' Bible studies. She has been involved in various prayer ministries, including prayer walks and helping in the set up of prayer retreats.
God has given Debbie a passion for prayer and to see God move in hearts and lives through prayer. She works with Go time in their Prayer Ministry. The Prayer Room was set up as a place where people can come apart from the day to day distractions to focus on the Lord and prayer. It is located in Finleyville, PA. She has also helped various church communities set up their community prayer meetings. She has remained involved with these groups.
Throughout the summer of 2010, God spoke to Debbie about starting a ladies' Bible study. The opportunity opened up that fall to step into an existing one in Clairton. This ministry then lead to a van ministry, clothing and food drives, and of course, prayer.
John and Sarah love to see God work in the lives of others. John is a software engineer, with a BS in business and a post graduate degree in computer science. He has been involved in youth and worship ministries among other things for many years. Sarah has a BA in English and an MA in secondary education. She has a heart for young people and has taught middle school and high school for many years. She also enjoys working with youth groups and teaching the youth Sunday school class at her home church, NCC. These days, teaching preschool and raising her own two children keep her busy. Both John and Sarah are excited to be a part of Go Time Ministries.
Megan has her BA in Health and Physical Education from Slippery Rock University and her M.Ed. in Early Intervention, Autism Specialist from the University of Pittsburgh. She has worked as the camp director at Shekinah Christian Western Camp in the past. Megan currently helps with the youth ministry in Charleroi. She wants to see young men and women embrace the truth that they are worth a Son to God, and to respond to this act of love by pursing an authentic relationship with Him.
Outreach Ministry Coordinator
Sandy is a wife, a mom, and a grandma. She has four sons, three daughters-in-law, and four grandchildren. Sandy prepares meals for the Finleyville Youth Ministry weekly. In addition, she coordinates the Thanksgiving and Easter basket ministry to families within the communities Go Time serves.