Our Team

Ministerial Staff

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Jamie Azar

Preschool Ministry Director


Jamie came on staff at CFBC in December of 2017 as the Preschool Ministry Director. After graduating from Bob Jones University, with an Elementary Education degree, she taught school for three years before transitioning into church ministry education. Jamie served for over six years as the Weekday Education Director, for 13 years as a Children’s Ministry Director, and two years as a missionary in Japan. Jamie and her late husband, Sam, have two adult children and three grandchildren. Helping children learn about Jesus is Jamie's passion. It brings her great joy to hear that children love to come to church! Spending time with her family and friends is what Jamie loves to do when she is not serving at CFBC.

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Danny Barker

Minister of Pastoral Care


Danny first joined the staff of CFBC in 1996, and is now serving as the Minister of Pastoral Care and Staff Advisor to Senior Adults. He and his wife, Kathy, desire to minister to the families of CFBC and to build lasting relationships. They also enjoy spending time with their two grown children and three grandchildren. Danny counts it a joy and privilege to serve alongside the wonderful staff that God has put together here at CFBC. As an alumnus of Berry College, Liberty University, and Luther Rice Seminary, Danny has been serving churches in Georgia for 50 years.

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Royce Bishop

Minister of Discipleship


Royce has served in full time vocational ministry for over 30 years.   He is a graduate of the University of Louisville and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.  In 2016,  Royce and his wife Lisa served as missionaries in the Dominican Republic.  His passion for ministry is to grow churches through discipleship and missions participation,  building meaningful relationships which are rooted in the love of Christ. Another of his passions is family.  As parents of four grown sons, Royce and Lisa have been blessed  to welcome four daughters-in-law and sixteen grandchildren to their family over the past several years.   Royce loves sports and traveling, especially mission trips.   


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Kyle Clayton

Student Minister


The Lord called Kyle to transition from a high school baseball coach and history teacher to full time church ministry in May 2016. Teenagers are fun, and each day is an adventure for Kyle as the Student Minister at CFBC! Being an example, teaching, and learning to follow where the Holy Spirit leads, showing grace, and sharing Truth fuel his ministry and passion to serve students. Kyle and his wife, Sarah Beth, have one son, Wyatt. While he loves all things baseball, history, literature, movies, and music, Kyle's favorite pastime is watching Paw Patrol and playing with little cars with his son..

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Derrick Jackson

Worship Pastor


Labor hard, consume little, give much and ALL to Christ! Derrick loves serving Christ and seeing God's people connect through the power of the Spirit of God. Derrick has served as a Worship Pastor for 18 years, including serving at CFBC since July 2016. Derrick and his wife, Amber, are the proud parents of Will, Savannah, and Lilah Kate. When he is not spending time with family, Derrick enjoys sports of all kind.

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Lisa Lovett

Children's Ministry Director


Lisa has been on staff as the Children’s Ministry Director since June 2007, after serving for 10 years as a volunteer Student Ministry Lead. Being the Children’s Ministry Director allows her the privilege to watch children begin their personal relationships with Jesus and then grow in the relationship. Lisa and her husband, Brent, have two daughters: Elizabeth, a junior in college, and Emmalie, a senior in high school. In Lisa's spare time, she volunteers in the local schools helping teachers, mentoring students, and having lunch with children from church. Lisa also volunteers in our community, but mostly, she enjoys being together with her family.

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Drew Startup

Associate Pastor


Drew has been in church ministry since July 2012. His first four years, he served in Student Ministry and has since been serving as the Associate Pastor of CFBC. Listening to people, encouraging people, and building relationships with people at our church and in our community are specific areas that God has directed Drew to follow Him. Drew and his wife, Lauren, have four beautiful blessings: Price, Henley, Ellany Kate, and Beckett. As a former high school math teacher and baseball coach, Drew enjoys coaching baseball, playing ping-pong, and spending time with his family and friends.


Office & Support Staff

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Logan Bagley

Media & Tech Director


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Michael Carroll

Worship Ministry Associate


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Buddy Childs

Office Administrator


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Ann Eubanks

Administrative Assistant


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James Gilstrap

Facilities Coordinator


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Laura Beth Hovey

Finance Ministry Assistant


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Sonya Johnson



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Janice Leary

Preschool Ministry Assistant


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Bobbie Mansfield

Church Hostess


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Sandy Morris

Ministry Assistant to Associate Pastor


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Brooke Slocumb

Children's Ministry Assistant


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Leigh Anne Strain

Preschool Ministry Assistant




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Andy Bishop


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Shep Helton


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Jack Mansfield


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Curtis Morris


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Paul Battles


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Steve Hawkins