Pastor Jess Bousa is the founder and lead pastor of Restore Church based in Havre de Grace, MD. He earned two bachelor and two master degrees and is the author of The Discipleship Dare. Pastor Jess and Elizabeth live in Havre de Grace with their son, Caleb and Daughter, Hannah.
Mary oversees the operations at all our facilities, as well manages our missions, student ministry, women's ministry, human resources, Hillsong Ministry School, Celebrate Recovery, rGroups and staff development.
Jordan leads our Worship team, including worship leaders, musicians, and vocalists. He also are responsible for all aspects of the weekend worship experience.
Jessica manages the administrative operations and assists in maintaining the order of the multi-facilitative campus schedule.
Josh Smith is the next generation pastor at Restore church. He oversees the rKids (newborn through 5th grade) program as well as Amplified (middle school) and Fusion (high school) across all campuses. Josh has served in youth ministry through churches, camps and conferences for the past 19 years. Josh also serves as a worship leader. As front man for the band. “Ashes Remain” he brings 15 years of experience in the music industry and has led worship for the past 18 years.
Anita oversees the Finance Department at Restore Church and works with our expansion team to identify future location opportunities.
As Restore Church grows and expands, the need continues to increase to care, connect and provide spiritual guidance to our congregation that's spread over multiple locations. Therefore, we have developed and deployed a lay leadership team of pastors and counselors made up of both men and women in each role.
Lay Pastor Team:
Kevin Pennepacker :: firstname.lastname@example.org
Larry Long :: email@example.com
Eric & Placida Braswell :: firstname.lastname@example.org
Larry Lee :: email@example.com
Thomas Dennison :: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeremy Lewis :: email@example.com
David Graham :: firstname.lastname@example.org