Senior Pastor Ryan Bevan

Senior Pastor Ryan Bevan planted the Lighthouse Baptist Church in the Summer of 2003. Before coming to Chillicothe he served as Assistant Pastor at the Bible Baptist Church in Wilmington, Ohio for 5 years. He and his wife Sarah have 4 children: Judson, Hannah, Gabe, and Abigail.


Assistant/Youth Pastor Shane Browning

Pastor Shane serves as one of the Assistant Pastors at the church. He also serves as the Youth Pastor at the church. He and his wife Michal have five children: Fenton, Elam, Nolan, Gabe & Sammy.  Shane is involved with several Bible Studies in the local schools including: Chillicothe Middle School & High School, Unioto Middle School & High School, Zane Trace High School, and RCCA. 


Assistant Pastor Jarrod Bevan

Pastor Jarrod serves as one of Assistant Pastors at the church.  Jarrod oversees the Young Adult Ministry as well as Property & Grounds. He and his wife Bridgette have three  children named Jude,  Alice, & Joseph.




Assistant Pastor

Zach Read

Zach serves as an assistant Pastor at the church and helps in the youth department. Zach is involved with bible studies at Unioto Middle School and RCCA Intermediate. He and his wife Elizabeth were married in December 2021. Email:

Care/Senior Director

Nick Bevan

Nick & Cindy Bevan serve as the Care & Senior Director at the church.  Nick also teaches the Prime Time (55 years & up) Sunday School class.


Children's Director

Hannah Stotridge

Hannah serves as the Children's Director and heads up LBC Kidz Club at the church.


Music Director

Gabe Peecher

Gabe serves as the Music Director at the church. He and his wife Cara have five children: Makenzy, Aiden, Kennedi, Isaac, & Elyn.

Church Secretary

Laura Yancey

Laura Yancey serves as the church secretary.