Pastor Jacob Winegardner, Senior Pastor of Dyersburg First Assembly of God, originally from California, has been a permanent resident of the great state of Tennessee since 1993. Pastor Jacob has been in ministry since 2001. In the winter of 2004 Pastor Jacob met Sarah Allen and six months later they married! Since then, they have been in active and full time ministry as a couple. They have three anointed children named Asia, Ava and Jacob aka Bubba.
Pastors Jerry and Jennifer Shaffer have been serving Dyersburg First Assembly since February 2016. Jerry proudly served in the United States Navy for 14 years before following the call of God in full time ministry. Both Jerry and Jennifer are Ordained ministers with the Assemblies of God and both recieved a Bachelor of Biblical Studies Degree through Lighthouse Christian College.