Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Meet the team.

Hilton Jeffreys

Lead Pastor
Pastor Hilton is the lead teaching Pastor here at Bethel Baptist Church.  He also oversees all of the day to day operations at the church. He is married to his wife Amy and they have three kids: Kaitlyn, Kyndal and Caleb.

Adam Hughes

Worship & Creative Arts Pastor
Adam is the Worship Pastor here at Bethel. He also oversees the Afterschool & Summer Camp, Weekday Preschool & all of the creative elements such as media, audio & production. He is married to his wife Amber & they have two kids: Hannah & Kinsley.

Josh Jones

Students & College Pastor
Josh is the Student Pastor for all of our middle and high school students.  He is also leads our collegiate ministry that kicked off in the fall of 2018. Josh is married to his wife Kelly and they have two kids: Jackson & Kiptyn.

Lisa Barnett

Children's Director
Lisa oversees all of our children's ministries here at Bethel. She is married to her husband Chip and they have two grown kids: Jake & Kaitlyn.


Amber Mitchell

Wee Jam Director
Amber oversees our Wee Jam ministry that meets on Sunday mornings and also the Awana Cubbies group that meets on Wednesday nights.  She is married to her husband Chris and they have one son: Gabe.

Susan Bowles

Choir Director
Susan leads our sanctuary Choir here at Bethel Baptist Church.  She is married to her husband Corky and they have two grown children: Christopher and Courtney.

Jennifer Gearheart

Afterschool & Summer Camp Director
Overseeing our Afterschool & Summer Camp program is no small feat. Jennifer makes sure that all of our staff and kids have what  they need and that everything is moving forward. She has three kids: Andrew, Ashley & Anthony.

Karen Howell

Weekday Preschool Director
Karen oversees our Weekday Preschool & makes sure all of the necessary things are in place, staff is properly trained and that each child is receiving the education they need.  She is married to her husband Wade and they have two children: Taylor & Garrett.

Morgan Howard

Afterschool & Summer Camp Asst. Director
As the assistant director, Morgan provides leadership to our team as well as administrative help to our director, Jennifer. Morgan has two sons: Levi & Ryder.


Robin Denney

Administrative Assistant
Robin is the voice of Bethel in the office. She handles the day to day administrative needs of the church as well as assisting church members with needs throughout the week. Robin is engaged to her fiancé Leonard and a June wedding is planned.

Dana Alderman

Financial Secretary
Dana handles all of the finance and accounting information for Bethel Baptist Church.  She is married to her husband Alan and they have three sons: Noah, Jonah & Micah.

Jerry Brown

Building Custodian
Jerry is the building custodian here at Bethel. He keeps everything looking and smelling good while also bringing a smile to all of the kids in our Weekday Preschool, the kids in our Afterschool Program, as well as  everyone else he comes in contact with.