Meet Our Staff

Pastor Shane Lester

Pastor Shane Lester is a native of West Virginia and a graduate of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, IL and Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary in Lynchburg, Virginia.  Shane has pastored churches in  small rural towns  and large metropolitan cities.  He came to pastor LifeSpring Midtown Campus in April of 2018.

He and his wife, Haley were married in 2006.  They have 4 sons, Noah, Chase, Sawyer, and Easton. 

Shane is a strong proponent in expository preaching, believing that the Spirit of God does the work of God through the Word of God. He views his role as one of leading and feeding the people of God through the Word of God.

He enjoys woodworking, weight lifting, fishing, hunting, football, and all things Cincinnati Reds Baseball!


"Your past does not define your future. No matter how jacked up your past may be, God wants to start a family legacy marked by godliness, righteousness, and walking closely with Him--and He wants to start that with you."

Pastor Shane Lester