pastors & Staff

Pastors & Patoral Candidates

Joe Ryer

Full-Time Pastor

Joe oversees the Youth Ministry, Small Group Ministry, and Missions Planning Team in addition to preaching on Sundays and counseling. He grew up in York, Pennsylvania. Joe attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania, graduating in 1998 with a degree in Sociology. He attended the Sovereign Grace Pastors College in 2004. He and his wife Mary have three children.

Mark Altrogge

Non-Vocational Pastor

Mark has been a pastor at Saving Grace Church for over thirty years and served on staff at Saving Grace from September of 1980 through April of 2017. Once a Beatles-inspired rock and roller, Mark can still occasionally be found on stage leading the worship team. Mark and his wife, Kristi, have five adult children and a growing number of grandchildren.

Jason Rummel

Non-Vocational Pastor

Jason Rummel has been a music teacher for 20 years with degrees from IUP, Duquesne, and Boston University. He has taught and presented research both domestically and internationally. He is on the leadership team of The Learning Tree Homeschool Fellowship and serves on the worship team in various capacities. He and his wife, Rebekah, have five children.

Dave Marshall

Non-Vocational Pastoral Candidate

Dave works as a customer account manager for Integrated Power Services an electric motor repair company. He is involved in the Mercy ministries team, Children's Ministry,  Transform Youth Ministry, and he has been a Fellowship Group Leader.  He also serves on a board for an addiction recovery ministry called Found Hope. 

Dave and his wife, Satin, have 5 children.

Office Staff

Bill Bennett


Sara Failor

Administrative assistant

Kathie Kearney

Church Administrator

Cynthia Snyder


Aidan McCoy

Worship Intern