Elder and Senior Leader
J.R. leads the eldership team and provides vision and direction for the congregation. J.R. serves Mount Helena Community Church in a full-time capacity.
Family brought J.R. to MHCC as a young man, and the genuine, community atmosphere kept him coming back, beginning as a youth ministry leader, then elder, and now as our senior leader. He and Janny are committed helping to grow and protect our community. Janny also serves on the MHCC worship leadership team.
J.R. and his wife Janny have four children, Kylie, Joelle, Grace, and Johnny.
Elder and Community Life Pastor
Jason started attending Mount Helena Community church in 1995 and became part of our staff in 2003. Jason and his wife Rebekah have established themselves as ones who passionately care for the congregation and its health and welfare.
Jason provides pastoral care for the church as our Community Life Pastor and Rebekah serves as Director of our MHCC Kids program. They have four children, Adella, Cole, Evelyn, and Lillian. Outside of MHCC, Rebekah is an elementary teacher at Bloom Montessori school and Jason is a middle school wrestling coach.
Tyler and Leslie Redden joined Mount Helena in 2002, when the congregation they were a part of merged with MHCC. They jumped in quickly with both feet and have continued to serve our congregation since. They have a huge heart for our community, and love spending time with people and enjoying life.
Tyler works as an IT Specialist for Blue Cross Blue Shield and has starred in several Grandstreet Theatre productions. Leslie works for Big Sky Brokers when she isn’t dreaming, exploring, and writing novels.