GBUMC STAFF

 
 
 
 
 
 

Tim Craig- Senior Pastor

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

For everyone to experience the love of Jesus and to have hope for our collective future.
 

Favorite Verse:

“Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart”
– Psalm 37:4
 

Strengths:

Positivity, Achiever, Adaptability, Connectedness, and Ideation.
 

Email/Social Media/Webpage:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Amanda Webber- Associate Pastor

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

Helping people to connect in how living out their faith in practical ways can influence change in the world so the words spoken in the Lord’s prayer, “Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven”, are reflected in our community & ultimately, the world.
 

Favorite Verse:

“4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.
2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. 4 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when you were called; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.”
– Ephesians 4: 1-6
 

Strengths:

Connectedness, Individualization, Arranger, Input, and Includer.
 
 

Email/Social Media Pages:

*You can find Pastor Amanda on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Jessica Hargrove- Pastor Of Discipleship

 
 
 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

Love for God & people and is passionate about helping people discover their gifts and call to ministry; both inside and outside the church.
 

Favorite Verse:

“This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun!”
– 2 Corinthians 5:7 (NRS)

 

 

Strengths:

Empathy, Connectedness, Arranger, Developer, Communications.
 

Email:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Dr. Randall Criswell Ball-

Director of Worship Music and Arts

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

“Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth!
Serve the Lord with gladness!
Come into his presence with singing!
Know that the Lord, he is God!
It is he who made us, and we are his;
we are his people, and
the sheep of his pasture.
Enter his gates with thanksgiving,
and his courts with praise!
Give thanks to him;
bless his name!
For the Lord is good;
his steadfast love endures forever,
and his faithfulness to all generations.”
– Psalm 100: 1-5 (ESV)
 

Strengths:

Communication, Includer, Arranger, Activator, & Connectedness.
 

Email:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Debbie Smith-

Organist

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

To include people as much as possible in the music ministry of the church, especially encouraging people who do not consider themselves, “musical”to feel needed and appreciated.

 

Strengths:

Achiever, Responsibility, Intellection, Strategic, and Restoration.
 

Email/Social Media:

smithmdg@verizon.net
Debbie is available also through Facebook.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Rob Coxwell-

Director of Contemporary Worship

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

To lead and encourage people in musical worship.
 

Favorite Scripture:

“For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope.”
– Jeremiah 29:11
 

Strengths:

Relator, Responsibility, Includer, Strategic, Analytical.
 

Email/Social Media:

www.facebook.com/rob.coxwell
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Jennifer Williams-

Business Administrator

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

“Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers; letting God know your concerns.”
– Philippians 4:6 (the Message)

 

Strengths:

Deliberative, Harmony, Belief, Adaptability, Connectedness.
 

Email:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cheryl Pearson-

 

Office Administrator

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

To share Music through Ministry
and Education to help others feel loved and valued through their strengths.
Proverbs 3: 5-6, Philippians 4:13, Colossians 3:12.
 

Strengths:

Connectedness, Communication, Belief, Empathy, Positivity
 
 

Email:

cherylpearson@greatbridgeumc.com  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Jenn Navolis-

Director of Communications

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

To lift others up and help them become their fullest potential in Christ, Jesus.
 

Favorite Verse:

“But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today”, so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.” – Hebrews 3:13 (NIV)
 

Strengths:

Connectedness, Responsibility, Restorative, Input, and Learner.
 

Email/Social Media:

 
You can find me on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Regan Knutson- Financial Advisor

 
Family: Engaged to Robert, has 2 sons (Alex and Markus), 2 cats (Mittens & Volt).

Education:
B.A. of Science in Accounting and Business-2009.

Hobbies:
Spending time with friends and family, reading, watching movies, spending time at the beach, volunteering to help turtles.
 

Email:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Amber Walker- Nursery Coordinator

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

“Jesus said, :Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the Kingdom of God belongs to such as these.”
– Matthew 19:14
 

Strengths:

Communicator, Organizer, Accountable.

 

Email:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Teresa Woodworth- Sunday School Superintendent

 

Passion for the Church & Kingdom of God:

“I want to be different…” – Micah Tyler (song lyrics)
 

Favorite Verse:

 

“There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit is the source of them all. There are different kinds of working, but in all of them and in everyone it is the same God at work”
-1 Corinthians 12:4-6
 
 

Strengths:

Developer, Learner, Empathy, Context, Harmony.

 

Email: