Leadership Staff

Leadership Staff


Jeff Butler

Jeff started Community Christian Church in 1991.  He is a graduate of Lincoln Christian College (B.A.) and Alliance Theological Seminary (M.Div.).  He has also had previous ministries outside of Chicago and on Long Island.  Jeff and Laurie, his wife, have two adult daughters, two adult sons, three grandsons and one granddaughter.
Director of Worship & Music

Tariq Al-Sabir

Vocalist and composer Tariq Al-Sabir has been described as a “boundless talent” by Baltimore’s City Hall and The Examiner dubbed him “a rising musical mastermind”. A Baltimore native who got his start as a lead voice on the 2006 theme song of HBO’s ‘The Wire’, is now an esteemed alumnus of The Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University, and frequently engaged in NYC where he is now based.  From scoring film, to premiering several roles this year, Tariq’s abilities…