Christ Church Staff
SENIOR PASTOR | (205) 991-5065
Husband to Missy. Father to Luke, Wes, Laura, and Stewart. Teacher and church planter. Enjoys spending time with family, hiking, water sports, reading, and a well-brewed cup of coffee. Graduate of Asbury University and Asbury Theological Seminary. Began serving at Christ Church in 2007.
WORSHIP ARTS PASTOR | (205) 991-5065 Ext.232
Husband to Sherry. Father to Riley, Gavin, and Zach. Gifted in leading worship, equipping musicians, composing, and arranging music, all for God’s glory. Enjoys golf, video production, playing jazz, and spending time with family. Graduate of Birmingham Southern College and The University of Alabama.
WORSHIP ARTS ASSISTANT | (205) 991-5065 Ext.232
Born and raised in Birmingham, Carey was awakened to the heart of God at age 16 during her first mission trip. She has been active at Christ Church ever since, having served in various roles since 2009. She now uses her gifts of administration, word of knowledge, and creative communication in her role as a worship leader and overseer of church communications.
Carey enjoys leading worship, fellowshipping with her team and community, sushi, and traveling. She’s a PT barista at East59 and tutors once a week at Barrett Elementary. In 2017 she completed her B.S. in Psychology from UAB and plans to pursue a graduate degree to better serve those suffering with trauma-related disorders. She has a certification of completion from WorshipU from Bethel Church for worship leading. In her spare time, you can find her reading, feeding her coffee addiction, or Netflix-bingeing with her cat Boo Radley.
TRADITIONAL WORSHIP ARTS PASTOR | (205) 991-5065 Ext.236
Husband to Becky. Father of five children. Grandfather of ten. Gifted in leading worship, directing choral and instrumental groups, and composing music. Enjoys woodworking, gardening, cooking, and reading. Graduate of University of South Florida and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
STUDENT PASTOR | (205) 991-5065 Ext.228
Husband to Sheri. Father to Marissa, Joseph, and Hannah. Gifted in evangelism and encouragement. Enjoys golfing, mission trips, spending time with family, and live sporting events. Graduate of Athens State University.
DISCIPLESHIP MINISTER | (205) 991-5065 Ext.227
Wife to Rob. Mother to Madoline and Patrick. Gifted in administration and teaching. Enjoys reading, hiking, snow skiing, biking, and hanging out at the lake. Graduate of Georgia Southern University.
MINISTER OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | (205) 991-5065
Wife to Carl. Mother to Matt, Keri, and Anna. Grandmother to Grace. Gifted in wisdom and discernment. Enjoys reading, spending time with family, playing games, sharing a meal with friends, and traveling. Graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi. Serves on the East Lake Initiative Board.
PASTOR’S ASSISTANT & FINANCIAL SECRETARY | (205) 991-5065 Ext.222
Mother to Matthew and Kathryn. Grandmother to Harrison and Parker. Gifted in mercy and discernment. Enjoys spending time with family, reading, and baking. Degree in Secretarial Science.
MINISTER OF MISSIONS | (205) 991-5065 Ext.242
Wife to Alan. Mother to Nathan. Gifted in hospitality and evangelism. Enjoys spending time with family, sharing a meal with friends, and meeting new people. Graduate of Brewton Parker College. Serves on the East Lake Initiative Board.
CHILDREN’S MINISTER | (205) 991-5065 Ext.231
Wife to Jody. Mother to Marissa, Joseph, and Hannah. Enjoys worshiping, planting flowers, and spending time with family. Graduate of Jacksonville State University.
PRESCHOOL MOTHERS DAY OUT DIRECTOR | (205) 995-0165
Wife to Joe. Mother to Ava and Ashley. Gifted in patience and encouragement. Enjoys time with family, friends, hiking, running and laughing. Graduate of Palm Beach Atlantic College.
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR PRESCHOOL AND MOTHERS DAY OUT | (205) 995-0165
Wife to Eric. Mother to Eric, Mary Beth and Ann Carlton. Gifted in administration and organization. Enjoys family time, the outdoors and exercise. Graduate of Troy University, MS from Austin Peay.