Jake Ratliff

Worship & Young Adult Minister

The man you see before you is Jake. No, he does not work for statefarm, but he does use their insurance. Jake was raised in the middle of Indiana (the flat lands) then moved to Kentucky and attended Kentucky Christian University. He is married to a wonderful woman named Lela. They have two beautiful daughters and a handsome son. Jake enjoys spending his time outdoors; hunting, fishing or taking photos. His favorite quote comes from the brilliant mind of Joe Dirt, "Lifes a garden, Dig it."


Rex McKinniss

Preaching & Teaching Minister

Rex grew up in a big family playing sports, camping, and living the small town dream. He moved to Kentucky for college, roomed with a guy named Jake Ratliff, and earned a B.A. in Bible & Ministry from Kentucky Christian University. Rex came to TCC in the summer of 2013 as our Youth & Children’s Minister. Seven years later, he began serving in his current role. He is married to Kimberly and they have two sons, Sawyer and Henry. In his spare time he enjoys the outdoors, playing guitar, working with his hands, and volunteering as a firefighter.


Tanner Bowles

Youth & Family Ministry Minister

Tanner hails from the Ironton area, and has a passion for youth and family ministry. He joined us in the fall of 2021 as a youth and family intern, and took over his current role in April 2022. He went to school at Kentucky Christian University, loves the music of 90’s country, and is a Cincinnati sports fan.