2021 COMMITTEES

LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

To be a helpmate of the Senior Pastor in carrying out the Senior Pastor’s leadership role by providing support, accountability and additional insight.

Chip Stevens, Senior Pastor
Bruce Warf, Associate Pastor Discipleship & Family Ministry
Tom Washburn, Associate Pastor Pastoral Ministry/Senior Adults
Frank Buchanan, Deacon Chairman (2021)
Paul Pratt, Finance Chairman (2021)
Spence Young Personnel Chairman (2021)
Susan Fortenberry (2021)
Bob Filgo, Deacon Chairman (2022)
Lenora Bigler (2022)
Mark Rich, Deacon Chairman (2023)
Bill Boteler (2023)

FINANCE COMMITTEE

Responsible for the proper expenditures of all funds given to FBJ.

Paul Pratt, Chairman (2021)
Laura Lundquist (2021)
Kathy Waterbury (2021)
Brad Antici, Chairman (2022)
Justin Stroud (2022)
David Hancock (2022)
John Scarbrough, Chairman (2023)
Paul Calhoun (2023)
Jackie Gunn (2023)

PERSONNEL COMMITTEE

Responsible for overseeing all church-related personnel and human resources matters.

Spence Young, Chairman (2021)
Tim Young (2021)
Bob Waller (2021)
Jim Merritt, Jr., Chairman (2022)
Lee Ann Thigpen (2022)
Mark Williams (2022)
Buddy Huff, Chairman (2023)
Paul Adcock (2023)
Patsy Parkin (2023)

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE

To manage funds of First Baptist Jackson in accordance with the investment policy of the church and any specific provisions as stated in documents creating any endowment of the church.

Hal Fisher, Chairman (2021)
Tommy McMillin (2021)
Eddy Waller (2021)
Bob Turner, Chairman (2022)
Robert Halford (2022)
Blake Johnson (2022)
Travis Woods, Chairman (2023)
Ashley Moseley (2023)
Rebecca Greer Barrett (2023)

EVANGELISM COMMITTEE

To plan, coordinate, and oversee the training, equipping and deployment of our church members seeking to share the gospel in our community (Jerusalem and Judea), country
(Samaria), and world (ends of the earth).

Lee Winborne, Chairman (2021)
Mallory Rosamond (2021)
Richard Corkern, Chairman (2022)
Clara Toms (2022)
Peg Guthrie (2022)
Brad Moreman, Chairman (2023)
Jeff Zachary (2023)

MISSIONS COMMITTEE

To oversee the mission ministries of the church. They work with the WMU/WEM and the Evangelism Ministry Committee to train, equip, and deploy mission ministries to our community (Jerusalem and Judea), country (Samaria), and world (ends of the earth) through direct involvement, giving, and prayer.

Randy Calvert, Chairman (2021)
Amos Belknap (2021)
Debbie Cook (2021)
Doug Parkin, Chairman (2022)
Josh Dennis (2022)
Gee Wei Lee (2022)
Doug Gunn, Chairman (2023)
Matt Jones (2023)
Amy Perkins (2023)

BUILDING & MAINTENANCE COMMITTEE

To oversee the operation and maintenance needs of the physical plant of our buildings and facilities. The Committee also addresses furnishings, furniture, and décor needs throughout our buildings, and serves as a clearing house for all such recommendations.

Whit Hawkins, Chairman (2021)
Mike Harris (2021)
Betty Newman (2021)
Frank Stebbins, III, Chairman (2022)
Jerold Sit (2022)
Royal Catchings (2022)
Johnny Newell, Chairman (2023)
Sandra Gobbel (2023)
Rodney DePriest (2023)

DEACON NOMINATING COMMITTEE

To evaluate and recommend men to be selected for service as Active, Reserve and Life Deacons.

Bob Filgo, 2022 Deacon Chairman (2021)
Jackie Meck, Chairman (2021)
John Norris (2021)
Jamie Butler (2021)
Richard Rebich (2022)
Bill Boteler (2022)
Bae Waller (2022)
Cody Bailey (2023)
Jeff Zachary (2023)
Karan Payne (2023)

INTERCESSORY PRAYER COMMITTEE

To promote and encourage a consistent prayer ministry for our church. This ministry provides the opportunity for our church family to pray for missionaries around the world, daily needs of our congregation, and for the needs listed from our Sunday School classes and Worship.

Frank Stebbins, Chairman (2021)
Kay Holmes (2021)
Ruth Maron Huskey (2021)
Andy Talley, Chairman (2022)
Mary Lee Steele (2022)
Dottie Hudson (2022)
Danny White, Chairman (2023)
Patricia Switzer (2023)
Sarah Elliott (2023)

COMMITTEE ON COMMITTEES

Recommends to the Church the members to serve in positions of the Leadership Committee and the church-elected positions on the Church Standing Committees.

Greg Fiser, Chairman (2021)
Doug Rule (2021)
Kelsey Dennis (2021)
Fred Rushton, Chairman (2022)
Buddy Huff (2022)
Ann Southerland (2022)
Todd Adkins, Chairman (2023)
Chad Cockrell (2023)
Reta Haire (2023)

WMU/WEM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Nominates female church members
to serve on the Church Committee
on Committees and the Deacon
Nominating Committee.

Jennifer Lowe (2021)
Gina Moreman (2021)
Mary Ann Cope (2021)
Mitzi Norris (2022)
Linda Scafidel (2022)
Elizabeth Rich (2022)
Rhonda Armstrong (2023)
Devin Mseley (2023)
Millie Quarterman (2023)
Cindy Townsend (Staff Liaison)