Our Mission: 


MeetingHouse Church exists to glorify God by being and making whole life followers of Jesus Christ.

Our goal is to inspire and equip people to:

Reach Up

 to God through faith in Jesus Christ, worship Him with their whole lives, and experience His presence, power, and love.

Reach In

 to grow their relationships with Jesus Christ, become more like him, and serve others.

Reach Out 

with the love and good news of Jesus Christ to their families, friends, and communities.


James Thomasson Lead Pastor

James is the founding and lead pastor of MeetingHouse Church and has served two local churches in pastoral ministry since 1999. He also served as professor of New Testament and Ministry at Boston Baptist College from 2000-2009.

He and his wife Christy have four children: Ethan, Maggie, Nathanael, and Gabriel. His favorite things to do are hiking with his family and coaching his kid's sports teams. 

Education: B.S. - Milligan College, Johnson City, Tennessee. Master of Divinity - Baptist Bible College, Springfield, Missouri. Post Graduate Studies - Trinity College, Bristol, England.

Christopher Ablaza Youth Pastor

Chris grew up in Long Island and was called into ministry when he was in 11th grade. From there he attended Boston Baptist College and graduated in 2010. Chris loves to be involved in many areas of the church including Outreach Events, Worship, and Community Groups. With the help of his wife Erin, leading and teaching the youth at MeetingHouse remains his top priority and his passion. He and Erin both love being a part of Gods work in MeetingHouse Church. 

Caleb Burghardt Worship Pastor

Caleb grew up in Syracuse, New York and gained a heart for music at a young age. Called into ministry as a teenager, he attended Liberty University in both the Worship program and the Biblical Studies program. After serving in New York and Virginia, he felt led to the Boston area and started as an intern at MeetingHouse in 2012. He now serves as worship pastor, and leads our young adults group. He finished his degree from Liberty University online in 2014.  


Adryanna Monteiro Church Administrator