Living Grace Staff


Christin Eckhardt

Children's Ministry Director


Christin Eckhardt is the Children’s Ministry Director and Volunteer Coordinator at Living Grace Evangelical Church. She is the mother of three grown children and has a passion for teaching children about Jesus, His unconditional love for them, and the truth of God's Word!


Tyler Amburgy

Senior Pastor


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Tyler is the lead pastor at Living Grace and has been in full-time pastoral ministry since 2008. He and his wife, Sandra, grew up in North-Central Ohio and were married in 2006. They have 5 children. Tyler considers himself an expository preacher and loves to teach the Bible and see God change lives. He likes to read, run, work on outdoor projects, spend time with his family, and watch Ohio State football.


Jenny Garvin

Office Administrator


Jenny Garvin is the office administrator for Living Grace. She has a background in banking, insurance, and office administration. She currently lives in Maumee with her husband, TJ, and their two beautiful daughters, Leah and Chloe. She loves singing on the worship team, greeting people that walk through the church doors, and is grateful to be a part of such a wonderful church body.


Ryan Eckhardt

Worship Director


Ryan is the worship leader at Living Grace and began working in ministry when he started college in 2017. He worked with Pastor Tyler Amburgy as a youth worship director at a previous church. Overtime, Ryan began to thoroughly enjoy his work in ministry and grew a passion for leadership. After graduating from BGSU in 2021 with a degree in media production, Ryan began his residency with Crossroads Evangelical Church in Wauseon and enrolled in a graduate program through Taylor for a master’s in ministry. He currently spends half of his work week at Crossroads and the other half at Living Grace, and he looks forward to worshiping with his friends and fellow musicians at Living Grace every week.


Max Davis

Youth Ministry Director


Max Davis was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio and is the youth director at Living Grace. He gave his life to Christ at an early age and graduated high school with a passion and love for music. After high school, he took a year off and went to Word of Life Bible Institute in upstate New York for one year. After receiving his degree, he led worship for a year at Central Baptist Church in Columbus, Ohio. After this, he moved back to Toledo and started attending church at Living Grace where he began serving as the youth director in 2022. He loves his new church family and is excited to see where this next chapter in life leads.

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