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 children.

Adam Hughes

Worship & Creative Arts Pastor
Adam oversees all of the worship & creative arts ministries at Bethel. With that, he leads our worship team, our production/livestream teams and our in-house technology teams.  He is married to his wife Amber & they have two daughters.

Josh Jones

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

Joshua Kelly

Children's Pastor
Josh oversees all of our children's ministries here at Bethel including Kids Connect, Children's Church, TeamKid, Weekday Preschool and our Afterschool/Summer Camp Ministry. He is married to his wife Jessica and they have one daughter.

Amber Mitchell

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

Aaron Clark

Creative Team & Office Administrator
Aaron joined our staff in August of 2020. He helps lead our Creative Team and also handles all of our daily Office Admin needs. If you call or email the church, Aaron will be the first person you talk to.

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. Jennifer is the mom of 3 children.

Jessica Kelly

Interim Weekday Preschool Director
Jessica joined our staff as the Interim Weekday Preschool Director in the summer of 2021. She brings a wealth of knowledge from working in the public school sector & she adds that to her love for Jesus as she leads our weekday preschool ministry.

Dana Alderman

Financial Administrator
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.

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.