Staff

“Do not muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain.”
1 Timothy 5:18

Jonathan Knappenberger, Youth Director
Jason Ellerbee, Pastor
Tracie Rakestraw, Children’s Director

Jason Ellerbee, Pastor
Jason was called to pastor Christ Covenant in 2022. He and his wife, Elizabeth, and their five boys moved from Birmingham where Jason served as Pastor for Young Couples at Briarwood Presbyterian Church. Jason completed seminary at Birmingham Theological Seminary.
Jonathan Knappenberger, Youth Director
Jonathan joined the staff in 2008 as youth director.  He and his wife, Amanda, met while working at summer camp and love youth ministry.  Jonathan is a graduate of the University of Mobile and currently a student at Birmingham Theological Seminary.
Tracie Rakestraw, Children Director
Tracie oversees the children’s ministry, particularly Sunday school and the Wednesday night Covenant Kids program. She and her husband, Derek, have been members since 1997 and have raised four children in Christ Covenant.
Brooke Jordan, Secretary