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Meet the Weakday Ministries Pastoral Staff!
Donna Shaw, Lead Pastor and Executive Director - "...helping people to make a deeper connection with Christ"
Pastor Donna Shaw is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. However, Donna spent most of her childhood in Tampa, Florida, and Houston, Texas, where she trained as a competitive gymnast. Throughout her years competing in gymnastics, Donna won the National Title in Toledo, Ohio, in 1992 and the AAU Junior Olympics in Rochester, Minnesota, shortly thereafter.  Donna graduated in 1999 from Westfield High School in Houston, Texas. She completed her undergraduate studies at Liberty University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Religious Studies. She completed her Master of Arts in Ministry Practice from the Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 2013.
Pastor Donna has served in many capacities of Church work and faith development. She served as the Program Ministries Director for St. Andrew's United Methodist Church in San Antonio, Texas, and later as an Associate-Student Pastor at Highland Lakes United Methodist Church in Buchanan Dam, Texas. She has also served as Pastor of Cherokee, Valley Spring and Grace United Methodist Church.

Pastor Donna is married and has two children, Kade and Kayla. Her husband, Kaleb, works as a physician in Marble Falls, Texas. Donna loves spending time with her family. She also loves caring for and rescuing animals. Her favorite scripture verse is Ephesians 3:20, "Now to him who by the power at work within us is able to accomplish abundantly far more than all we can ask or imagine" because she has repeatedly witnessed God's love and grace working, not only in her life, but in others as well.
Rev. Dr. Bradley L. DeHaven, Senior Pastor St. Luke's United Methodist Church, Corpus Christi, TX
Vice President Weakday Ministries
"...helping people make a deeper connection with Christ."
Dr. DeHaven is an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church, a career which spans over thirty years, and he is currently serving as Associate Pastor at Bracken United Methodist Church, in San Antonio. He has also served as Pastor at congregations in Colorado, Nebraska, and McAllen, San Benito, San Antonio, Canyon Lake, Texas, and has served as is the former Executive Director of Oasis International Missions, Inc., overseeing mission ministry in Romania.
Brad was born in Indiana, however, he has lived in many different states across the U.S. He graduated from North Carroll High School in Hampstead, Maryland, and has a Bachelor's Degree from McMurry University in Abilene, Texas; a Master of Divinity degree from The Iliff School of Theology in Denver, Colorado, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from the Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.

He has served on the Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry, the San Antonio District Committee on Ordained Ministry Committee, the Board of Pensions and Health Benefits and the Joint Distribution Committee of the Southwest Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. He is a member of the World Methodist Evangelism’s Order of the FLAME.

He has two children: Kaitlyn and Braedon. His favorite scripture reading is Isaiah 43: 1-4 -
"But now thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you. For I am the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior. I give Egypt as your ransom, Ethiopia and Seba in exchange for you. Because you are precious in my sight, and honored, and I love you..."

It is an ever-present reminder of the grace of God's presence in good times and bad, and a constant affirmation of God's never-ending love for us all.
Jason Teague, Senior Pastor, First United Methodist Church, Burnet, TX
"...helping people make a deeper connection with Christ."
Jason Teague has been a pastor in the United Methodist Church since 2001. He has served churches in Cherokee, Valley Spring, Goliad, Comfort, Corpus Christi, and now Burnet. He received his B.A. in Communications / Public Relations from Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas and his Masters of Divinity from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Austin, Texas. Jason is married to Jana and they have three children Sheaffer, Seth, and Claire, as well as two cats and a dog.

Prior to serving as a pastor, Jason worked in retail, manufacturing, and technical support, as well as some other odd jobs. Jason has a passion for preaching the gospel, and a desire to reach the community with the love of Jesus.
Liz Catlin, Women's Ministry Pastor, Church at the Epicenter Burnet, TX & Weakday Ministries
"...helping people to make a deeper connection with Christ"
Liz Catlin is the Women's Pastor at Church at The Epicenter and a staff Pastor here at Weakday Ministries. She is also in charge of special events and women’s ministry.

She and her husband Trace are local business owners; they are the proprietors of Trailblazer Grille in the Square and the newly established Taste of Texas Fine Foods & Specialty Items... which is right next door to our offices!
Liz came to know the Lord at a very young age and loves to spend her time mentoring and telling others about Jesus!
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