Pastors & Staff

Brian Parker

Lead Pastor

I was born and raised in Greenville, SC. Graduate of Lander University with a degree in Business Administration Marketing/Management. My wife, Emily, and I were married in 2011.
Emily is a dental hygienist in the area and now we enjoy a crazy, fast paced life with 3 kids.

Chad Hall

Worship/Executive Pastor

Born and raised in Greenville, SC.  I am a graduate of Clemson University with a degree in Business Management and Minor in Religion.
On July 28, 2007 I was married to my beautiful bride Ashley. We have 2 boys, Jase and Ryan.
Favorite Movie: I like anything with a little action or someone is playing a sport. Tombstone is a movie that I never really tire of watching and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance is a classic. You cant beat a good John Wayne movie.
Hobbies:  My hobbies change depending on the season. (SPORTS and MORE SPORTS) I am into anything Clemson is playing at the time. I love music playing, learning and listening. I love spending time with Ashley and the boys.

John Creel

Connection and Facilities Leader

Born in Clayton County, GA but raised in the Easley/Pickens area. I went to Pickens High School and Graduated in 2005. I am bi-vocational and also work for Fellowship of Christian Athletes in  Pickens County.

I married my high school sweet heart Amy Creel and we have two beautiful kids, Carter and Ava.

Favorite movies: I like anything action. I like most Marvel Movies with super heroes and heavy action.

Hobbies: I love the outdoors. Fishing, Hunting, and taking the boat out. I love most sports but my favorite to play is basketball. I am extremely out going and love meeting new people.

Ashley Hall

KidsPoint Director

I grew up in Travelers Rest. Graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Early Childhood Education. Received a Masters degree in Education from Southern Wesleyan University. I taught elementary school in Greenville County for 12 years.

I have been married to my best friend, Chad Hall since 2007 and we have 2 fun, energetic boys; Jase  and Ryan .

Favorite Movies: I am sucker for a good love story, however most of the movies I watch now a days are kids’ movies. So I would probably pick some Disney classics, like Beauty and the Beast or Tangled.

Hobbies: My hobbies include cooking and spending time with my family, which with 3 boys that is often: baseball, fishing, Clemson sports, etc. But I’m learning to love it!

Brad Rampey

Community Groups Minister

Born and raised in Liberty, my earliest memories are going to church. My dad lead the choir and my mom played the piano. I am a graduate of Easley Christian school and Tri-County Technical College with a degree in communications.

I have been married to my beautiful wife, Karen for 20 years and we have two teenage daughters, Olivia and Caroline.

Favorite movie: While You Were Sleeping (Yes, it’s a romantic comedy/chick flick). Another favorite is Tommy Boy (I hope mentioning this movie gets my man card back). I also love documentaries about almost anything.

Hobbies: I am an avid “Indoorsman”. I love reading, drinking coffee, and spending lots of time with Karen and my girls. We love to travel and explore new places or love just a vacation to the mountains or the beach. I love people and I’ve never met a stranger.

Eric Shelton

Student Minister

Born and raised in Easley. I went to Easley High School and graduated in 2018. I attended Tri County Technical College and graduated from there in December 2019. I then transferred to Southern Wesleyan University, where I graduated with a Religion Major with a focus in Youth Ministry.
I have a cat named Casey.

Favorite movies: Revenge of the Sith, Waterboy,  and Coach Carter.

Hobbies: Sports. I pull for the team in the "real" Death Valley, GO LSU Tigers. I love playing basketball and video games with my friends.

Twila Ellenburg
Ministry Assistant

Tracy Byrd
Financial Ministry Assistant