Samuel Company

Raising up a generation that loves God’s presence, hears His voice, and boldly responds.

Little Blessings:

1-3 years

The Little Blessings classroom is located in our Samuel Company building.  Please bring a diaper bag with diapers and wipes, a change of clothes, and a bottle or sippy cup, labeled with your child’s name.

Movers & Shakers:

3+ years

For children 3 years and potty-trained through Pre-K. The Movers & Shakers classroom is located in our Samuel Company building.  

Prime Time: 

K-2nd Grade

The Prime Time classroom is located in our Samuel Company building


3rd-5th Grade

The iExplore classroom is located in our Samuel Company building.

Ignite Youth Group: 

6th-8th Grade

Ignite students will start the service in the Main Sanctuary, and will be dismissed after worship to go to their classroom.

Meet Our Teachers!

Pastor Jonathan is an incredible leader for our children’s ministry.  He has been the children’s Pastor for Samuel Company for 3 years and believes the most important task is to teach the Word and have fun.  Children carry a love for what is right and he believes it is the job of the children’s ministry to help kids learn scriptures and have a good time being together while discovering God.   Jonathan has a Master’s in Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and loves to play soccer, bike, and hike.

Pastor Jonathan Foley

Children's Pastor

Jerusha has been serving on the children’s ministry leadership team for six years and is currently the Primetime classroom director for kindergarten through 2nd grade. She has a love for God and His Word, and makes sure she does everything she can to inspire children with the same.  Professionally, she works as a dental hygienist and holds a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene along with other certificates. You can find Jerusha having fun hiking, traveling, exercising, and playing with her cats. 

Jerusha Waelty

Primetime Classroom Director

Shelami is our Little Blessings classroom director for the children 1-3 years old.  Her involvement with children emphasizes her passion to see them raised in the nurture and guidance of the Lord.  As a mother of three, Shelami works constantly to educate children, but she does so from a depth of knowledge and experience.  She holds a Master of Science in Speech and Language Pathology and loves trips in her RV, along with Jeep adventures and time with her kids.

Shelami Drewery

Little Blessings Classroom Director

Nic is the Samuel Company comedian and co-leader of our    I-Explore 3rd-5th grade class. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business, and operates as a produce broker managing suppliers of produce in the Central Valley. His involvement in Samuel Company has been legendary as he brings creativity and instructional depth to every classroom experience. For fun, Nic hikes, bikes, and follows the San Francisco Giants, and serves in the children’s ministry.


Nic Lucich


Corynne is our Movers and Shakers preschool/kindergarten Classroom Director who understands the importance of connecting kids in the classroom through relationships and learning.  She’s a fantastic mother of three and gives herself to family, teaching, and serving God.  She is a professional teacher, and committed to the mandate of pouring God’s word into children.  In her own time, she loves mountain biking, hosts Bible studies, and enjoys her family.

Corynne Zavoda

Movers & Shakers classroom director

Deborah is an amazing part of our Samuel Company team.  She’s a talented worship leader, entrepreneur, and community organizer. As a co-leader for our. I-Explore 3rd-5th grade class she brings humor, depth, and genuine worship to the children.   Her family is a reflection of the amazing gifts she possesses and they’re a big part of our children’s ministry.  For fun Deborah snowboards, hikes with family and friends, enjoys a good cup of coffee, and is a song-writer.

Deborah Lucich


Keturah is another amazing leader in our youth ministry.  She is currently helping lead the Ignite Middle School group, but has been a part of leadership in Samuel Company children’s ministry with the longest stretch of thirteen years.  She brings comedy, strength, and a true sense of leadership to our children.  Keturah holds a Bachelors of Science in Accounting, for fun she loves time with family and friends, walking her dog in the woods, reading, and working hard.  Laughter is a necessary part of her world, and Keturah makes sure everyone around her joins in.

Keturah Wilk


Sham is an incredible voice and example in our youth ministry.  He co-leads the Ignite Middle School group and makes sure our kids enjoy spending time together and learning the Bible.  Relationship is a major focus for Sham as he understands the children need each other in order to stand up and stand out in the world they are growing up in.   Sham is an incredible entrepreneur, and helps lead our local baseball league.  His hobbies are coaching baseball, deep sea fishing, and landscaping.

Sham Wilk


Take a Look at our Facilities!


24630 Hwy. 108

P.O. Box 97

Mi Wuk Village, CA 95346

Contact us

(209) 586-7005


Office Hours:

Monday – Friday

9:00am – 4:00pm                          

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