Ruthann Barton has been a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church for over 30 years. Born in Columbus, Ohio, she married her childhood sweetheart and has been married for over 59 years. She accepted Christ as her Savior and Lord at the age of twelve. She has a passion for Bible Study and has been active in Precept Bible Studies for more than 25 years. She also has a love for children and has served in children’s ministry since becoming a member of Emmanuel. She now serves as the Executive Assistant to the pastor as well as the Children’s Director.