Meet our ministry team

  • Lead pastor

    Pastor Richard has served in various ministries through Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. He was the Executive Director of Reaching Our City, Inc., a faith-based community development organization in Oklahoma City, as well as the lead pastor of the R.O.C. Church of the Nazarene and an adjunct professor at Southern Nazarene University. They come to Lake Jackson after leading NazFamily Church in Big Spring, TX.


    Pastor Richard holds a B.A. in Ministry and M.A. in Theology from Southern Nazarene University, a Master of Divinity degree from Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, MO and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Boston, MA.  


    Helping people grow in their faith and live into their full potential is one of Pastor Richard’s greatest joys.


  • Executive pastor

    Morris Emory

    Morris was born and raised in California and moved to Texas in 2002.  He joined Cornerstone COTN in 2003.  He has been involved in Youth Ministry since 2016 and became the Youth Director in January 2020 and part-time Youth Pastor in 2022.  In October of 2022 he was promoted to Executive Pastor.   He is married to Kristy and they have seven children.

  • Office administrator

    Jeri Javor  

    Jeri has served as Office Administrator since 2002.  She has been married to Willy since 1984 and they were blessed with their daughter, Nikki, in 1995.

    She previously served as Children's Director at Rock Hill 1st in S.C. and as Children's Director and Women's Ministry Director at Cornerstone.

  • Children's director

    Kimberly Flores

    Kimberly was born and raised in Texas and started attending Cornerstone in 2013. She joined the children’s ministry team shortly after that and became the Children’s Ministry Director in 2022. Her desire is to guide the children to a deeper relationship with Christ. She and her husband Steven have two children: Aidan and Madelyn.