Jim has served as our preaching minister since 2001. He is originally from Chattanooga, TN and is a graduate of Lipscomb University. Before coming to Fayetteville, he served as a Youth & Family Minister at the Brainerd church of Christ in Chattanooga. In addition to his work here, he also serves as an adjunct faculty member at Riverside Christian Academy and at Fayetteville City Schools where he teaches Bible one hour a day. He and his wife, Celeste, have four very active boys.
Youth & Family Minister
Wes Collum joined our church family in May of 2013 as our Youth & Family Minister. A graduate of Harding University, he and his wife Stephanie have a passion for working with young people. Wes is originally from Florence, AL and comes to us from Searcy where he worked with the Capstone Treatment Center. Stephanie graduated also from Harding University with a graduate degree in speech pathology.
Children's Program Director
Having two young boys, Terry has been active in our Children's ministry for many years. She officially began her work on staff as the Director of Children's Programs in December of 2015. She is married to long-time member, Adam Smith, who has served as a deacon and works with our Benevolence Ministry. Terry continues the work organizing children's activities, overseeing Sunday School classes for grades K-5th grade and coordinating various activities designed to help parents raise their children "in the nurture and admonition of the Lord."