Pastoral Staff

Danny Wegman
Pathway’s founder and lead pastor, together with his wife,
Norma founded Pathway of Life Church in 1977.
The son of a Baptist preacher, Pastor Danny found himself assisting his father in crusades, doing whatever he could to reach people with the message of Christ. At the age of 16, while still in school, he began speaking in youth revivals, street services and children’s meetings.  In that same year, a national ministry recognized the deep call on Pastor Danny’s life and began mentoring him for ministry. By the age of 18, he was working with and assisting some of the greatest voices of the 70’s.
In 1977, Pastor Danny and Sister Norma felt the call to pastor and in June of that year Pathway of Life Church was born. Now at its third location, Pathway has grown from a handful of people to a membership of over 2000.
Pastor Danny pours into the lives of other pastors by serving in church crusades and conferences. He is known as a Pastor’s friend. The wealth of 38 years of pastoring experience makes this ministry a valuable resource in casting vision, breaking down barriers and touching lives. Though he has shared his ministry on a national platform, his passion is to serve pastors in building the local church. Pastor Danny is married to Norma for and they have one daughter, Christina.
Kelly James is Executive and Music Pastor at Pathway of Life Church. In 1993, he began leading worship at Pathway where his ever fresh and relevant style and sound has caught the attention of many. Pastor Kelly and his wife, Holly have been married for 23 years and have two daughters, Hannah and Kaylee.
Whether as a singer, musician, songwriter, speaker or leader, Pastor Kelly answers the call to ministry that God has put on his life. He has a passion for the local church, a spirit of excellence and supports the vision of Pathway. Pastor Kelly is married to his wife Holly and they have two daughters, Hannah and Kaylee.
Ricardo Miller Pathway’s Family Pastor, oversees the children and student ministries (ages 0-18).
At the age of 19, Pastor Ricardo surrendered his life to God and has since spent his life working to reach the lives of young people around the world. Named one of the “Top 20 Children’s Ministry Influencers in the Last 20 Years”, Pastor Ricardo has served in Children’s Ministry for 20 years. He has been with Pathway for 8 years. Pastor Ricardo is married to his wife, Isha and they have a one son, R.J.
Adrian McConnell is the Youth Pastor at Pathway of Life Church. Adrian McConnell, along with his wife CaShanda, [both alumni of Grambling State University] together lead and shape the student ministry at Pathway of Life Church named “Represent Youth”.  
Adrian McConnell is the Founding and Executive Director of “Youth Revive”, an non-profit organization that provides a healthy social environment that promotes character education and community youth development. Adrians passion for students extends into the independent school system by interacting with the students outside of normal church hours via FCA [Fellowship of Christian Athletes], Fields of Faith, and Ignite Me Youth Revive.