Pastors & Staff

Robert L. (Bob) Hylton

Senior Pastor

Pastor Bob  came to C&T in January 2013 as our Senior Pastor.
Bob is a commissioned missionary of the North American Mission Board. He previously served as the Director of Evangelism and Leadership for the Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania/South Jersey.

James McCoy

Mission Pastor

James is a native of Missouri, who joined our staff in December 1997. James has a remarkable testimony of God's grace working in his life. Through the grace of God, James has developed a strong passion for outreach, missions, church growth and a strong desire to see the body of Christ do ministry outside the four walls of the church. 

Phil Cockrell

Worship & Arts Pastor

Phil gives leadership in the planning of all our worship experiences as well as leadership/oversight to all our choirs and worship teams, video production and technical ministries.

Eric Helton

Family Pastor

Eric joined the staff in June 2014. He is passionate about Family Worship and Family Discipleship and encourages as well as equips families in the role that God has blessed and entrusted them. It is Eric's desire to see families worshiping and making disciples outside of the walls of the church building. 

Jacob Shetron

Youth Pastor

Jacob was born and raised right here in Mechanicsburg, PA. He is passionate in seeing students hear, understand, and experience the full impact the Gospel can have in their everyday life. He loves knowing that he is part of equipping the next generation of Christians who will carry on the faith.