Our Team

Canvas is blessed with a ton of staff, leaders, and volunteers.  Here are just a few of the people that make Canvas great!

Zack Franqui
Associate Pastor

Zack Franqui is the Connections Pastor here at Canvas. A  strong leader for the purpose and vision of Canvas which desires to see God's people reached, discipled and equipped. Zack and his wife Misti have three children and live in Lenoir City, TN and have been with Canvas Church since inception in 2007.


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Jerod Rains
Worship Director

For Jerod, leading worship is pure bliss.  His desire is to create an atmosphere where anyone can enter into a place of worship and get completely lost there, with God....with each other.   Jerod and his wife, Leesa, live in Lenoir City where they have been a part of Canvas Church since 2009.


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Paul Armstrong
Youth Director

Paul is a kid at heart, and his passion for youth is contagious.  Paul and his wife, Lindsey, have a passion for seeing students encounter God in a way that will shape their lives forever.  They live in Lenoir City with their three children have been a part of Canvas Church since 2012.


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Farah Rains
Canvas Kids Director

Farah has always had a heart for children of all ages.  Her desire is to give children a strong foundation in Christ that will last a lifetime.  Farah, along with her husband Nick and two children live in Lenoir City, and planted Canvas in 2007.


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James King
Missions Director

James, has a desire to see the Gospel shared around the world.  He pours his heart into projects in southeast Asia, Costa Rica, and in our own back yard.  James and his wife, Callie, live in Lenoir City with their two children have been a part of Canvas Church since 2009.


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