Church Leadership

Pastors & Senior Leadership

Kevin DeYoung
Senior Pastor
704-708-6118
Bernie Lawrence
Senior Associate Pastor
704-708-6110
Bruce Creswell
Pastor of
Senior Adults

704-708-6106
Mike Miller
Pastor of Outreach & Missions
704-814-1056
Dave Baxter
Pastor of
Young Pros

704-814-1023
Brian Peterson
Pastor of
Student Families

704-708-6115
Sandy Spitz
Director of
Church Administration

704-814-1010
John Haines
Director of
Worship

704-708-6124
Susan Shepherd
Director of
Women's Ministries

704-814-1016
Stewart Neely
Pastor of
Youth Ministries

704-708-6117
Andy Schuster
Assistant Pastor of
Middle School Ministries

704-708-6114
Rick Ely
Director of
Operations

704-814-1050
Active Elders & Deacons

Active Elders (Click here to see a list of Biblical officer standards.)

Brent Andersen
Jody Billiard
Biff Bracy
Granville Broome
Wade Byrum
Jeff Clayton
Gary Corwin
Larry Crouch
Ken Dabbs
Rick Ely
Russ Eppley
Ray Gillis
Dick Givens
Bob Goudzwaard

John Haines
Harvey Harrelson
Mark Helmer
Curt Johnson
Michael Johnson
Jerry Jones
Larry Kirkman
David Krausse
Jay Lynch
Fritz Menchinger
Steve Onxley
James Ormond
Mark Palardy
Roger Paules

Jim Rea
Garry Rice
Timothy Roberts
Jason Shannon
Jack Sielaff
Joe Spencer
Sandy Spitz
Jim Stoudenmier
Jim Sutton (clerk)
Rob Veerman
Ross Wilson
Scott Young

Active Deacons
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Joe Adams
Nye Allen
Tracy Blackmon
Ken Bodwell
Lee Brady
David Britton
Danny Church
Carey Clarke
Ken Compton
Rudy Doejaaren
Michael Epifanio
Ryan Fuderer

Douglas Graham
Don Harding
Keith Hudson
Michael Hutchinson
John Johnston
Andy Jones
Patrick Keaton
Brendan Kelly
Fred Kinney
Ed Kroger
David Lapp
Jerry Lindsey

Mark Lomas
Adam Long
Greg Mason
Jason Poston
Joshua Skipper
Chad Slack
Kurt Thompson
Tom Van Beek
Neil Westbrook
Dale Yurkovich


Sabbatical Elders & Deacons

Sabbatical Elders

Paul Joyce
Flynt Jones
Rich Protasewich
Steve VanDusen
John Vonder

Sabbatical Deacons

Andy Caldwell
Jonathan Dygert
Tripp Gabriel
Calvin Hall
David Harris
Hal Jordan
Lyndon Kelly
Chris Knight
Greg Love
Chap Moore
Ron Raulston
Jerry Shanko
Greg Verret

Emeritus Elders & Deacons

Emeritus Elders

Jerry Cauble
Sang Lee
Scottie Lochhead
Henry McClain
Norm Petty
Rob Randolph
Thomas Roberts

Emeritus Deacons

Jim Mangum