Pastor Justin Walker earned his associates degree in Religion, his bachelors in Theology, and his Masters from Bethany Divinity College and Seminary out of Dothan, Alabama. Prior to planting Salt and Light, he spent seven years serving as youth minister at Lagrange Heights Baptist Church. Following God’s call to plant a church, he and a church plant team opened Salt and Light Baptist on June 5 of 2011. A dedicated minister and servant of the Lord, he is husband to Sarah, father to Rebekah, Jennifer, Elijah, Jeremiah, Titus and Phoebe, as well as co-owner and upholsterer at Walker Fabrics in Crestwood.
Cheri has long history with music. She has played piano since she was six and, over the years has served as pianist, organist, choir director and worship leader at every church she has attended. She has served as pianist and music director at Salt and Light for the past four years.
A native southern Californian, Cheri moved to Kentucky with her late husband ten years ago. She is the mother of 3 children, an artist, and a blogger.