Daniel Lucas - Lead Pastor

Daniel Lucas is the Lead Pastor and Founder of Better Life Church. Since 2008 he has lead the way in helping people follow Jesus so they can experience a better life. His passion for the gospel and evangelistic heart has helped to see over 1200 people follow Jesus. He is a husband to his wife Leigh Ann Lucas and father of four children, Caleb, Logan, Jake, and Sadie. Pastor Daniel’s mission in life is to help people follow Jesus so they can experience a better life.


Adam Eldridge - Executive Pastor

Adam Eldridge helped start Better Life Church in 2008 and serves as our Executive Pastor. He loves his wife Tarah of 15 years, 3 kids, and UK basketball!


The life God has called you to live is far better than anything you could ever dream of or even imagine!


Jacob Steagall - Youth Pastor

Jacob Steagall has been on staff of Better Life since 2013. Serving in both Youth and Kids ministries he loves ministering with the next generation. Jacob is married to his wife, Julianne.


The life God has called you to live is far better than anything you could ever dream of or even imagine!


Trevor Stone - Creative Pastor

Music.. Coffee.. Jesus.. baseball is the sport of gentlemen. Married to the best girl you'll find.


Faith is a journey, and like all great journeys it is made up of small, faithful steps taken every day. - Bear Grylls


Aaron Rayburn - Grayson Campus Pastor

Aaron Rayburn is husband to Emily, father to Asher, and joined staff in August 2019. He loves cooking for those who are hungry, diving into a good book, and anything his son wants to do.


“What matters most is not what I think I am or am not. What matters is what my Father sees in me and what He says about me.” ― Steven Furtick


Noah Wessel - Creative Director

Noah Wessel has been on staff since 2016 and has a passion for telling the stories of people in the church. Husband to Laekin and Father of Liam, Noah loves family time, a good book, coffee & golf with friends.


“God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him." - John Piper


Jordan Turner - Connections Director

Jordan Turner came to Morehead for school and got stuck in the area. He started as a guest services intern and came on staff as a graphic designer in 2017.


“Life is a journey, not a destination.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson


Tarah Eldridge - Kids Director

Tarah Eldridge helped launch Better Life Church in 2008. She is passionate about children and has spent 15 years serving kids in various capacities, including teaching, staying home with her three kids, and being involved with Better Life Kids Ministry.


"Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it." Proverbs 22:6


Angie Damron - Kids Preschool Director

Angie Damron joined the staff at Better Life Church in January 2018 as Preschool Ministry Director. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, crafting, organizing, and of course binge watching TV series on Netflix.


“Leaders Who Don’t Listen Will Eventually Be Surrounded By People Who Have Nothing To Say" - Andy Stanley


Jules Steagall - Student Ministries Next Steps Coordinator

Jules Steagall began serving at Better Life Church in 2013 in various roles. She is currently involved with the Student and KiDS ministries and is serving along side her husband, Jacob.


"Trust God, get out of your comfort zone, and step into the adventure of faith you were created for!" - Christine Caine


Connie Buschman - Financial Director

Connie Buschman has been on staff since 2011. She originally comes from Florida but has lived all over the country. She is married to DJ, a retired Army infantryman.


"It's not about me."


Jeff Bobyack - Facilities Director

Jeff Bobyack is Husband to Laurie, father to Anlen, Bryken, & Caden, and has been a staff member since 2013. He helps make sure the building is cleaned & ready for services and coordinates with local law enforcement agencies to ensure BLC is a safe place, handling medical & weather emergencies.


Wayne Williams - Facilities Coordinator

Wayne Williams is a staycation, enjoy the wife, watch movies, pet the dog, chase the kids guy. Enjoying the simple life!


"Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right." - Henry Ford


Brandon Sparks - Youth Creative Director

Brandon Sparks is husband to Abby & has been on staff since 2018. He loves spending time with family, leading worship, playing golf with friends, & cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats. 


Caleb Hall - Grayson Worship Director

Caleb Hall joined the staff in May 2019. Friends. Family. Food. Good music and the mountains.


"If You left the grave behind you, so will I."
- Hillsong UNITED


Kellie McAfee - Office Admin/Financial Assistant

Kellie McAfee graduated from Morehead State and fell in the love with the church, the city, and the people. She’s just happy to be here and serving in the ministries she loves with the people she loves. Some of her favorite things are laughing, flowers, coffee, chocolate milk, adventure, and just being here. 


Love people like the rules we've made up don't apply." - Bob Goff