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Lead Pastor – Joel Johns

Joel graduated in 1995 from Clearwater Christian College with a degree in Bible and Counseling then went on to received his Masters of Arts in Religion from Liberty University.  Prior to planting Cornerstone, Joel served eight years as the student pastor at Park Street Baptist church in St. Petersburg, FL.   Joel has a true love for this area and the people that call Four Corners home.  Seeing the people of Cornerstone reach out into the community, serving into other countries, and giving of their time, talents, and treasures is what brings true joy to Joel and his team.  Joel and his wife, Amy have two children, Abigail and Andrew.


Administrative Pastor – Zac Hardy

Zac graduated in 2014 from Trinity Baptist College, in Jacksonville FL with degrees in Business Management and Church Ministries.  He has served as a Student Pastor and Worship Pastor in several churches including time spent doing missions work in Wales.  Zac has a deep desire to see people  encounter God and passionately pursue Him with their lives.  He spends his days training and equipping believers to creatively serve God with their talents.  Zac and his wife Katie have a son, Ezra who brings joy to their lives.

Youth Pastor – John Sullivan

John graduated in 2010 from Baptist Bible College, in Springfield Mo, with a degree in Youth and Missions. John’s high energy, excitement and enthusiasm is geared towards pushing students to find their identity in Christ. John and his wife, Tiffany, have two amazing boys, Ryan (7), and Joshua (4).

Office Manager – Sue King

Sue and her husband Dave were some of the first to begin attending Cornerstone and have been an essential part of the ministry ever since.  Sue has deep love for people and a strong desire to see the church family continue to grow in their walk with Christ.  She is a true servant and continues to work behind the scenes to help make our team more efficient in our day to day operations.



Secretary – Sandy Tucker

Sandy and her husband Andy are big hearted and servant minded.  Whenever there are things that need to be done, they jump in and help out.  The Tuckers moved down from Michigan with their 5 children in 2008 where Andy took a job at Disney and Sandy schooled the kids.  Now, their son Eli is a student at Moody Bible in Chicago, Isabelle is at Trinity Baptist in Jacksonville, and Shelby, Shana, & Emily Jo keep mom and dad on their toes.


Secretary – Karen Nelson

Karen and her husband Greg have been with Cornerstone since the hurricanes of 2004 caused them to change their plans and come help minister to the community alongside Cornerstone.  More than a decade later they are still working to make Four Corners a great place to live and Cornerstone a great place to worship.


Maintenance – Rob O’Neil

Rob and his wife Patty are a couple of snowbirds that got sand in their shoes and never left.  Rob is always out and about at the church working with teams of individuals on mowing, landscaping, or general building maintenance.  Rob also teaches one of our small group Bible studies and leads a prayer meeting.