Staff

Pastor Tim & Annette Compton
Krista & Timothy 
Ms. Krista Compton-Secretary
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Dr. Compton has been serving as Senior Pastor since 1996 at Wayside Chapel. After receiving his B.A. from Appalachian Bible Institute and receiving his Masters of Divinity from Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, he started pastoring in Davenport, VA. After fourteen years of ministry, God called Pastor Compton and his wife, Annette, and his two children, Krista (WCS & ABC graduate, church secretary) and Timothy (WCS graduate), to Wayside. Pastor Compton completed his Doctorate of Ministry from Liberty University shortly after arriving in Ohio. He claims John 3:30 as a life verse: “He must increase, but I must decrease.”
Pastor Rob & Maranda Knepp 
Tanner & Landon 
WCS Principal
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Pastor Rob has been serving as principal at WCS since 2003. After attending Bob Jones University, he spent some time in Virginia as a youth pastor and then moved to Ohio. In 2007, he assumed the role of WCS principal, while also maintaining the role of youth pastor. He is also very involved in the extra-curricular events of the school as he is coach for both the junior high and senior high Wayside soccer teams. He claims 2 Corinthians 12:15 as a life verse: “And I will very gladly spend and be spent for you; though the more abundantly I love you, the less I be loved.”
Pastor Donald & Holly Helman
 
Youth/Music Pastor
Pastor Donald graduated with his B.A. from Bob Jones University in 2011. He spent 6 summers serving at the Wilds Christian Camp and Conference Center in Brevard, NC. He spent 2014-2016 serving as Youth and Music Pastor in Massachusetts. In May of 2017, Pastor Donald and his wife, Holly, moved to Bucyrus to assume the role of Youth and Music Pastor here at Wayside Chapel. A verse that he claims is Isaiah 12:2 “Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: For the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; He also is become my salvation.”