Nick Holliday has been a pastor at County Line for five years and has been in youth ministry for a total of eight years. Nick plays the piano/keyboard/synthesizer and loves leading the student worship team at County Line. He also enjoys being with students, Burger King, coffee, soccer and long walks on the beach. He has been married to his best friend, Emily, for eight years and they live in Auburn with their two boys and a chihuahua named Chewbacca.

Dave is the founding pastor of Fellowship Missionary Church. Having recently passed the baton of the Senior Pastor role to Joe Johns after 34 years, Dave now serves as Teaching and Training Pastor at FMC. When he finds some free moments, Dave loves fishing, reading and relaxing outside. Dave and Gwen have been married for almost 40 years and are proud parents and grandparents who love spending time with their family.

Dane Kruse has served in student ministries at County Line for 19 years. He currently is the High School and College-age Pastor. Dane has been ordained through the Indiana Ministries of the Church of God. He has been married to his awesome wife, Angela, for 16 years and they have two children.

Jeff Matas brings a unique gift-mix, experience and abilities to the Indiana Ministries staff. His ministry focus centers on the consultation and coaching ministry and other assignments primarily related to empowering congregations to be healthy and effective in making more and better disciples that are transforming their communities for Christ. Jeff and his wife, Carla, have two adult children, Joe and Kelley, along with granddaughter and a grandson. Jeff is a big time fan of the Steelers and Penguins. He also loves food and fitness “in that order.”

Dr. Doug Talley serves as Executive State Pastor of the Indiana Ministries of the Church of God. As of June 2017, he will have been married to Cindy for 40 years. They have two married sons (an actor and a pastor) and four grandchildren.

Shirley Woods is the Founder of the Euell A. Wilson Center, Fort Wayne. She is a graduate  of Summit Bible College and completed Leadership Fort Wayne’s Building Community program and the Allen County Youth Development Academy. She is actively involved in her church as a ministry leader. She is the found of Women of Love intercessory prayer ministry. A native of Norfolk, VA, she has been married to Christopher Woods for 38 years and they have three children and seven grandchildren. She and her husband have been foster parents for over 18 years. They have fostered over 25 children.

Nathan Tatman has served at County Line Church for 10 years, most recently as the Mission Advancement Pastor. In this role, Nathan leads ministries  and initiatives in the areas of missions and multiplication. Nathan has been married to his wife, Stacy, for over 21 years and they are enjoying life with their five children, two dogs and one rabbit.

Mary Ellen has been on the pastoral team at County Line for 11 years as Pastor of Children’s Ministries. She is ordained through the Indiana Ministries of the Church of God and has been a leader in Christian education for over 30 years. She and her husband, Terry, live in Auburn and have two adult children.

Kelly Byrd serves as the VP of Leadership Development at Sweetwater Sound and the Executive Director of the Fort Wayne Global Leadership Summit. he had his wife, Kebra, have five kids, a daughter-in-law, two grandkids and have lived in Fort Wayne for the past 21 years.

Jeremy Helmuth has been at Central Ministries since 2009. He and his wife, Amy, have been married  since 2000. They have four daughters: Lilly, Ellie, Charlotte and Annalise. He attended Grace Theological Seminary to complete his Masters in Divinity and received his Doctorate in Ministry from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Chicago. His main responsibilites include Preaching/Teaching, leadership of pastoral and church staff and prayerfully casting vision and implementing strategy. Jeremy enjoys playing with his girls, summer walks with his wife, hunting and fishing.

Kevin McIntire has served as the Worship Arts Pastor at County Line for the past 13 years. He graduated from Anderson University  with a degree in Organizational Leadership. He and his wife, Erica, have three boys (ages 14, 11 and 8) and have been married for 18 years. He’s also a huge Cubs fan.


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Sunday Mornings


  • Worship Service

  •  Infants & Toddlers Groups

  • Kids Worship K-4th Grade

11:00 AM

  • Worship Service

  • Infants & Toddlers Groups

  • Kids Worship K-4th Grade

  • Adult Classes

  • High School & Jr. High Class

  • Preteen Dyno 5th & 6th Grade 

Kids Programming Schedule

There will be full kids ministries for infants through 5th graders at both 9:30and 11:00 services.  All children should be checked in for their name tags. Kindergarten through 5th grade reports directly to the kids worship center. Infants through preschoolers report to their age group classrooms.

Student Ministries Schedule

Both Jr. High and High School meet in separate rooms during the 11:00am service. This is a time to connect with God and other students.

Dyno 56 Preteens Schedule

What to expect on Sundays… 
As a 5th or 6th grade student, we are excited that you are considering attending our Preteen Ministry, called Dyno 56. On Sunday morning, we have a Journey Class (Sunday School Class) during our 9:30 and 11:00 service. These classes meet in the Preteen room, next to the Jr. High room and very near the coffee house, Restoration Cafe.