Messiah Baptist Church-Kylertown
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Pastor Shawley surrendered to a call to full time ministry in 2001 after several careers in his secular life, including sales and police work. Pastor Shawley returned to Bible College at the age of 44 to begin his life of service for the Lord. From Appalachian Bible College and then later Christian Bible College and Seminary.

Pastor Shawley has an Associate Degree in Bible and Theology, Bachelors Degree in Christian Ministry and Master of Divinity in Christian Counseling, currently working on Doctorate of Ministry. 

Karen Shawley received a Bible Certificate, is a Board Certified Christian Counselor, and has a Bachelors Degree in Christian Education.


Pastor Shawley also has experience as an ordained Chaplain, serving in prisons and hospitals. Pastor and Mrs. Shawley have extended experience in grief/loss counseling, marital counseling, and family counseling.

The Shawleys have served as missionaries with Village Missions. Pastor Shawley has pastored churches in Flat Top, West Virginia, Millerton, Pennsylvania, and Seneca, Pennsylvania before coming to pastor at Messiah in June of 2008.

The Lord has blessed them with seven children and eight grandchildren.

"Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and show thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not."
Jeremiah 33:3
 

Messiah Baptist Church • Kylertown, Pennsylvainia • (814) 345-6214  © 2017