MEET THE TEAM

How long have you been in ministry?

Since 1998

Names of children?

Sydney, Ty, & Elijah!

What city were you born in?

Tampa! I’m one of the few Florida natives.

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

Playing with my kids, reading, working out, fishing, playing guitar.

What is your favorite dessert?

My mothers cherry cream cheese pie!

What’s your favorite song of all time?

Tough one…almost anything by Ray Charles, but if I had to pick one: “Seven Spanish Angels” by Ray Charles and Willie Nelson.

If you were a television character who would you be?

Jack Bauer!

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Norman Geisler, Ravi Zacharias, Jameis Winston

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Sleepy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Captain Crunch with Crunch Berries

Pastor Brent Simpson

Lead Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ada Simpson

Co-Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How long have you been in ministry?

Since 2000

Names of children?

Sydney, Ty, & Elijah!

What city were you born in?

Thomasville, Georgia

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

Playing board games, being on the boat, being with my family, going to the beach, eating steak

What is your favorite dessert?

Godiva Chocolate

What’s your favorite song of all time?

Anything my husband writes and performs for me

If you were a television character who would you be?

Sydney Bristow (Alias)

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Fuchsia Pickett, Heidi Baker, Bill Johnson

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Happy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Not cereal, eggs and bacon!

How long have you been in ministry?

My whole life really. I grew up as a Pastor’s kid and have been ordained since 2000

Names of children?

Olivia (19) and Jeremiah (15)

What city were you born in?

Petoskey, Michigan

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

Reading, Dating my wife, spending time with family, playing video games and traveling

What is your favorite dessert?

Ice cream…or bread pudding

What’s your favorite song of all time?

God will make a way

If you were a television character who would you be?

Dr. Jason Bull because I like figuring people out

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Blaine Bertell, Ravi Zacharias and Jim Harbaugh

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Doc

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Don’t eat cereal. Toast with peanut butter and fruit

 

Ken McAnulty

Executive Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tina Blount

Community Pastor

How long have you been in ministry?

Since 2006 – as an adult Bible Study teacher, Women’s Ministry leader, speaker, author, coach and now pastor

Names of children?

Just one daughter – Jenna

What city were you born in?

Wheeling, West Virginia ( and yes, I was born without shoes)

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

Reading, watching movies, playing games, meeting new people and laying by the pool

What is your favorite dessert?

I’m a cookie girl all way… but my favorite is an Oreo

What’s your favorite song of all time?

Don’t Stop Believing by Journey

If you were a television character who would you be?

Kelly Finglass from “Making The Team.”

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Marcus Lemonis, Michelle Obama and, Oprah Winfrey

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Doc

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Honey Nut Cheerios because they are a lot like me – sweet, nutty and a little bit round

How long have you been in ministry?

15 years

Names of children?

Josiah and Jolie

What city were you born in?

Bronx, New York

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

Listening, practicing, creating music, watching red box movies, watching movies at the theater, playing video games, browsing through home improvement projects and shows

What is your favorite dessert?

Anything chocolate

What’s your favorite song of all time?

“Flood” by Jars of Clay

If you were a television character who would you be?

Rick Grimes

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Will Ferrell, Kris Vallotton, Steve Carell

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Happy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Captain Crunch, Honey Bunches of Oats

 

Jason Vega

Worship Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Josh Cunningham

Kids Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How long have you been in ministry?

I have been in childrens ministry for about 10 years

Names of children?

No children…yet

What city were you born in?

Warren, Ohio!

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

I like to spend time with my wife, play golf, watch sports, go out to eat and spend time with friends

What is your favorite dessert?

Cheesecake

What’s your favorite song of all time?

Eye 2 Eye by Tevin Campbell (from the Goofy Movie Soundtrack)

If you were a television character who would you be?

Andy Dwyer (Parks and Rec)

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Lebron James, HHH , and Bobby Flay (He could cook lunch)

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Happy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Oops! All Berries

How long have you been in ministry?

D: Since 2011. (Youth Ministry, Foster Care, Prison Ministry, Associate Pastor, College & Career leader, and Online Pastor) L: Since 2011. (Missions Director, Foster Care, Youth Ministry, various women’s and children’s ministries, College and Career leader, and Online Pastor)

Names of children?

D&L: Joseph Samuel, and many foster babies own a spot in our hearts.

What city were you born in?

D: Endicott, New York
L: Plant City, Florida

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

D: Spending time with family, working out, reading, road trips, and mountain biking.
L: Anything with Dean & Joey, time with family/friends, road trips, documentaries, walking.

What is your favorite dessert?

D: Vanilla Ice Cream
L: Pina Colada Cake

What’s your favorite song of all time?

D: Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock – “Joy & Pain”
L: Don’t have an “all-time.” It changes.

If you were a television character who would you be?

D: “Jim Halpert”, The Office
L: I’d be the female version of Charles Kuralt in his “On the Road” days.

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

D: Francis Chan, Bill Gates, Dorian Yates
L: Besides Dean? Ravi Zacharias, Francis Chan, Beth Moore.

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

D: Happy
L: Sleepy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

D: Fruity Pebbles
L: If I had to choose a cereal, it’d be Captain Crunch. I’d rather have a toasted-brown English muffin with butter, a maple sausage patty, and coffee.

 

Dean and Londa Davis

Online Campus Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mike Braddock III

Campus Pastor/Arise

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How long have you been in ministry?

I have been in ministry for 6 years

Names of children?

I have one son named BenLee

What city were you born in?

In my spare time I love to spend time with my beautiful wife Kristina and our son BenLee, play and write music, play golf, go hunting, go fishing, and explore theme parks and new places!

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

I like to spend time with my wife, play golf, watch sports, go out to eat and spend time with friends

What is your favorite dessert?

My favorite dessert is Tiramisu

What’s your favorite song of all time?

My favorite song of all time (up to this point) is “Send The Rain” by William McDowell

If you were a television character who would you be?

If I we’re a television character, I would be Seely Booth from “Bones”

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Of those still among us, I would love to share lunch with John Maxwell, Reinhard Bonnke, and Marc Broussard

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

By one of the seven dwarfs, my personality is best summed up by Happy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

My favorite breakfast cereal is Cinnamon Toast Crunch

How long have you been in ministry?

I’ve been in ministry for 7 years.

Names of children?

I have two daughters IKali and Myla Emmanuel.

What city were you born in?

I was born in Coral Springs, FL.

Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:

Working out, watching Football, cooking food, hanging with frIends & family, and listening to podcast.

What is your favorite dessert?

Strawberry Sundae from DQ.

What’s your favorite song of all time?

"All my Life" K-Ci & and Jojo

If you were a television character who would you be?

Will Smith from Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?

Barack Obama, Lebron James, and Kevin Hart

Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?

Sleepy

What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?

Raisin Brand Crunch

 

Keren Emmanuel

Student Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tim & Julie Skolrud

Family Life Pastors

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How long have you been in ministry?
Names of children?
What city were you born in?
Name 5 things you enjoy doing in your spare time:
What is your favorite dessert?
What’s your favorite song of all time?
If you were a television character who would you be?
Name 3 living people that you would love to have lunch with?
Which one of the Snow Whites 7 dwarfs best fits your personality?
What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?