East Community Center Leadership Team

Josh Greiner


Pastor of Faith West Ministries - Faith Church


BA - Political Science, Purdue University
M.Div. - Faith Bible Seminary
Th.M. - Biblical Counseling, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Ph.D. - Biblical Counseling, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (in progress)

Josh oversees the Faith West Campus for Faith Church in Lafayette, IN. He is an ACBC certified counselor and teaches in Faith’s Biblical Counseling Center. He is an adjunct professor for Faith Bible Seminary and also serves as the vice-chair of the Board of Directors for the Faith Community Development Corporation and the Director of the Faith West Community Center. Josh is married to Shana and has four children: Winston, Cecilia, Lorelai, and Edwin.

Read Josh Greiner's Journey to Faith for the full account of how the Lord led Pastor Greiner to Faith Church.

Josh Karshen


Faith East Community Center Director - Community Ministries East

Deacon - Faith Church


BA - Liberal Arts, Purdue University

Josh is married to Ashley and has 3 daughters: Emma, Aubrey, and Quinn. Josh is the Director of the Faith East Community Center. He is a deacon at Faith, a leader in the High School class for the youth ministry, leads a small group, and is in the certification process to be an ACBC certified counselor. Before joining the Faith staff Josh was an NCAA Div. 1 coach and had been involved in sports since 2001. Josh and family currently reside in Lafayette.

Dave Esgar


Community Sports Ministries Director - Community Ministries East


Dave was born and raised in Lafayette, IN, and grew up at Faith Church.  He became a member of Faith Church in 2002 while attending Faith Christian School.  Dave has over 20 years of experience playing and coaching in various sports ranging from youth leagues to the college level.  He also enjoys serving with the youth group at Faith Church.