In January of 2009, Pastor Jeremy Sutton was ordained by Pastor Eric Earhart, and others and commissioned to pastor his first congregation. In May 2009, Lifehouse Fellowship held its first official service in Midland, Texas. Today, Lifehouse is a culturally diverse, spirit-filled, non-denominational church with ministry provided from infants through high school students and beyond. The church has nine Lifegroups that meet regulary each month to develop relationships and encourage growth in life, marriage, parenting and spiritual growth. Lifehouse also oversees 19 churches in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. In 2019, Lifehouse celebrated its 10 year anniversary. Pastor Jeremy and the Lifehouse team are committed to fulfilling the call of God to encourage, equip and empower our partners to change their world.
Founder/Pastor, Jeremy Sutton
Pastor Jeremy is the Founder and Lead Pastor of Lifehouse Fellowship. With more than 25 year experience in ministry, Jeremy is passionate about helping others discover freedom in God’s Kingdom.
Pastor Jeremy married his high school sweetheart, Tonya, in 1994, and together they have three adult children and one grandchild.
Media Director, Alexandra Sutton
Alex has been on the LHF team for more than 7 years. She knows the in's and out's of the LHF Tech Arts Department, and you can catch her in action during service times. She is passionate about staying up to date with "Creative Trends" around the world, and impacting the Church.
Alex is a newlywed and mom to Easton. She is excited about the adventure that comes with blending a family.
mEDIA aSST., bAILEY wATSON
Bailey uses her giftings in photography, videography, and design to bring beauty to His kingdom. She believes that everyone’s creative gifts are like arrows, pointing people to Jesus. “Everything you do, big or small, is all for His will, and for His glory. Like arrows aimed at God’s Bulls-Eye.” (Psalm 25:12 (Msg)
Bailey holds an Associates of Arts degree from Midland College and is currently pursuing a Bachelors degree in graphic design at University of the Permian Basin. She also believes it is important to educate your spirit; therefore, she is currently a student at Rhema Correspondence Bible College.
Operations Director, Tonya Sutton
Tonya believes that God has given every person the potential for greatness, and loves helping people unlock potential and discover their God-given purpose.
Tonya has worked in the non-profit sector for more than 20 years. She is a grant writer, and a certified speaker, trainer and coach with The Maxwell Team. For Tonya, family is everything!
Youth Min. Coord., Catarina Rendon
Catarina (Cat) loves seeing the ah-ha moment in a student’s life and helping them walk out the truths of the Kingdom. She is passionate about helping transform young people’s lives so they can realize their true identity as sons and daughters of God.
Cat was a college basketball player who graduated with an Associate of Arts Degree from Paris Junior College. She completed Discipleship, Leadership and Joshua Coalition at Texas Bible Institute and served as a staff member at Discovery Camp in Columbus, Texas.
Helps Min. Asst., Laura Marts
Laura works with the LHF Greeter and Welcome Teams. She has worked in many aspects of the local church for more than 15 years and loves to serve the Body of Christ. She is passionate about making first time guests feel at ease in navigating our facility, and she desires that each person who enters our doors knows that they are loved and welcome just as they are.
Laura is a Graduate of Texas Bible Institute as well as a former Staff Member of Burchfield Ministries International.
Connections Director, Amy Klassen
Amy is a network leader, helping people connect with Life Groups. She is passionate about helping people find their place in the Body of Christ so they can discover the purpose and plan God has for their life.
Amy is an ordained minister and has been involved in full time ministry for over 20 years. She believes in the next generation and passing on a legacy.
Kids Min. Coord., Mallary Haislett
Mallary Haislett is passionate about helping kids grow in the knowledge of the Bible, strengthen their relationship with their parents, and build their own personal relationship with The Father.
Mallary is a “PK” who has worked with kids for over nine years. She is an alumni of Texas Bible Institute where she received a certificate of completion from their discipleship program.
Pastor Jeremy's Blog
Pastor Jeremy Sutton is the founding and lead pastor of Lifehouse Fellowship.