Pastoral Staff

  • James Plank

    Senior Pastor

    Pastor Plank has pastored at Beavertown Church since 1994. He and his wife Marie are blessed with two children, Jamison and Jennifer. Pastor Plank also serves as the General Secretary of the Interchurch Holiness Convention and the Vice President of the Outreach and Bus Convention. He has been heard on the weekly broadcast, “Heritage and Hope,” since 1996.

    Phone: 570-765-0578


  • Solomon Shaffer

    Associate Pastor

    Pastor Shaffer came on board in the summer of 2016. He and his wife Joanne are blessed with three boys and two girls, Reagan, Lincoln, Remington, Liberty and Israella. Before coming to Beavertown, Pastor Shaffer pastored in Alexandria, Pennsylvania, and devoted many countless hours to God's Missionary Youth Crusaders — the youth department of God's Missionary Church.  Pastor Shaffer serves on the board of Penn View Bible Institute.

    Phone: 570-541-9538


  • Matt Maloyed

    Youth Pastor

    Pastor Maloyed came to Beavertown in 2008. He and his wife Christina are blessed with four children: Chasity, Drew, Cole and Ava. Pastor Matt has traveled to many places over the years with our youth missions trips.  These destinations have included Honduras, Nicaragua, Romania, Alaska and Dominican Republic.  Pastor Matt is known for his burden for young people and serves as the President of God's Missionary Youth Camp, organizer for IHC's Time of Discovery, and the President of the Central Pennsylvania Youth Convention.

    Phone: 570-837-9750


  • John Gilley


    Pastor Gilley has been helping us as Online Pastor since 2019. He and his wife Cathy are blessed with one daughter, Shyann. Pastor Gilley was a successful pastor in Fredonia, Michigan for many years, but was forced to retire due to Multiple Sclerosis that has made him quadriplegic. Due to technological advancements, we are blessed to have him part of the team as our Online Pastor. If you have a physical or spiritual need and would like prayer, you are welcome to text or call him anytime.

    Phone: 570-600-8456