Preston and Ashley Sharpe
Preston and Ashley Sharpe are the founding pastors of Sacrament in East Nashville. Born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Preston has been in full-time ministry for over twelve years. Ashley is a Professional Therapist. Both Preston and Ashley graduated from Oral Roberts University. Ashley also received a Master's Degree in Christian Counseling from ORU, and Preston went on to receive his Masters Degree in Christian Ministry from Friends University in Wichita, Kansas. They were married in 2006 and adopted a newborn baby girl (Lucy Rachel) in May of 2013. Preston and Ashley are excited about what God is doing in Nashville and are thrilled to be a part of it.
Charles Powell was born in Orlando, Florida and raised in Orlando and Tulsa, Oklahoma. He studied congregational worship and practical ministry at Victory Bible College in Tulsa and audio engineering at The Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in Phoenix, Arizona where he received his degree in audio and recording production. Charles has lived in Nashville for three years. He is so excited to be part of Sacrament and says, "Sacrament is fertile ground for a community of all people to be rooted and grow into what they dream of."
Christa Moore was born & raised in St. Louis, Missouri. She attended Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma and graduated with a degree in Advertising and Public Relations. She moved to Nashville in February of 2012. Christa brings over 10 years of experience working in preschool and school settings as well as in-home. She loves having the opportunity to connect with kids & provide them with all the fun they need to learn and love. "Sacrament to me is a place where love is truly felt, a love that makes you know it's home. Its a place filled with beautiful people who care deeply for those around them & for their community, deeply enough to give their time and their love to those who need it. I feel so lucky to be a part of such a beautiful bunch of people!"