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Sundays 9am & 11am

11775 Morgansburg Rd 
Bealeton, VA 22712

Our Team
Rev. Dr. Wes Shortridge
Rev. Dr. Wes Shortridge planted LCC in 2003 with a handful of people. He has a passion for this church and community. He strives to reach the addicted and broken, because that was what he once was. Church ministry has become a life-long passion that he continues to make a full time vocation. He recieved a Bachelor of Arts degree from Central Bible College. He completed his Master of Arts in Church Ministry. In 2016, he completed a Doctor of Ministry degree at Evangel University. Wes is an Ordained minister through the Assemblies of God.

Loves: motorcycles, hiking, baseball, cooking, gardening, and reading.
Lead Pastor
Jesus replied, 'No man who puts his hand on the plow and looks back is fit for service in the kingdom of God." Luke 9:62​​

Rev. Linda Shortridge
Rev. Linda Shortridge planted LCC in 2003 with Rev. Dr. Wes Shortridge. She and Pastor Wes have been married for over 25 years. She has a passion for reaching the lost and broken and showing them the love of Jesus. Rev. Linda Shortridge has completed an Associate's of Arts degree in Business Management at Germanna Community College. She is currently pursuing her Bachelors of Science in Business Management at Old Dominion University. Linda is licensed minister through the Assemblies of God.

Loves: hiking, floating down the river, adventures, the beach, and exploring new places.
Associate Pastor
"Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid." John 14:27
Rev. Jacob Buchanan
Rev. Jacob grew up in Culpeper, Virginia. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Preaching from Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri. Jacob is a licensed minister through the Assemblies of God. He is passionate about teenagers because he has watched many of his friends become incaracarated or worse because of decisions they made as teenagers. He hopes to help teenagers find their worth and value within life and at LCC. 

Loves: drinking coffee or tea with his wife Amanda, exploring new places to eat, hiking, weightlifting, and watching movies.
Youth Pastor
"I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world."
John 16:33
   Rev. Dean and Rev. Kaye have been a part of Liberty Community Church (LCC) since 2005. They have been married for 35 glorious years and have two adult children. Kaye is an Ordained Minister through the Assemblies of God (AG). She was an Associate Pastor for over 6 years. Kaye is now a Nationally Endorsed Chaplain through the AG and works with Spiritual Care Support Ministries. She is also a volunteer Chaplain at Fauquier Hospital. Dean is a credentialed minister through the Assemblies of God. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Shippensburg University and a Master’s of Business Administration from York College of PA.  They minister to the residents at Mintbrook Senior Apartments and their families.

  Loves: Nature walks, cruise vacations, praying for others, motorcycles, and traveling.
Rev. Dean & Rev. Kaye Kready
Senior Adult Ministry
"Jesus replied: 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.' This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself."
Matthew 22:37-39
Christine is happily married to her husband, Andy. Christine grew up in a small town in northern Pennsylvania, where she was raised in a Christ-centered home. She attented a church that helped shape her into the person she is today. Throughout her life, she has had a passion for working with children. The Lord has given her many opportunitites to serve children in various capacticities- Child Care, children's ministeries within the Church, and teaching in public schools. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Asbury University. Christine has her MAT in Special Education, Learning and Behavior Disorders from Asbury University.

Loves: camping, scrapbooking, jewelry making, photography, children, strategy games, pizza, autumn weather 
Christine Wood
Children's Coordinator
"Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters." Colossians 3:23
Amanda Buchanan
Amanda grew up in Culpeper, Virginia. Her parents are both church planters, which developed the passion she has for ministry. She is married to Jacob Buchanan. They were married in 2016. Amanda completed a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education with a minor in Worship Leadership at Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri. She has a passion for connecting people to Jesus through the arts.

Loves: knitting, camping, board games, kayaking, baking, cooking, exploring new places to eat, weight lifting, singing, and playing piano.
Creative Arts Ministry
"She is clothed in strength and dignity. She can laugh at the days to come. When she speaks, her words are wise, and she gives instructions with kindness." 
Proverbs 31:25-26
Lee & Katie Tallman
Lee and Katie have been coming to LCC since 2012. They have two children and have been married for twelve years. Lee and Katie have been ministry leaders of Living Free for two years. They believe given the opportunity and knowledge of Jesus, anyone can grow into a mature Christ follower. Katie and Lee are both currently enrolled in Global University. 

Loves: fishing, singing, spending time with their kids, cooking out, art, outreach, and enjoying time with their church family. 
Living Free Ministry
"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God."
​2 Corinthians 1:3-4
Paul & Stacey Myers
    Paul and Stacey have been members of Liberty since 2006 (Paul) and 2004 (Stacey).  They are passionate about God, family and church.  They have four adult children and two grandchildren. They were married at LCC in 2008. As a new life together began, God led them to join and then lead the ministry of Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-Centered 12 Step Program. Celebrate Recovery was launched in 2007.  Paul and Stacey have been ministry leaders since 2008.

Loves: Nature walks, hiking, exploring wildlife, boating, beaches, and mountains.
Celebrate Recovery Ministry
"No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has imagined what God has prepared for those who love Him." 
1 Corinthians 2:9