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  Rev. Kevin Lautar, Senior Pastor Email Family: Wife, Ann; Children, Bryanna, Corey (wife Jesse, and 1st grandaughter, Maddie, born Jan. 17th), Autumn & Bobby Favorite Music/Artists: All genres of Christian Music, Big Daddy Weave Favorite Foods:  All! TV shows I can't miss: Marvel Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. What I like to do on my days off:   Day off? Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  The Prayer Circle by Mark Batterson Favorite place to shop:  Amazon.com My heroes:   Jesus because of His love, my Wife because of her patience I am most passionate about:  serving the Lord and seeing people come to know Him and grow in relationship with Him Rev. Aaron Hoogerwerf, Associate Pastor/Worship Email Family: Wife, Cindy; Children, Brian & Bradley Favorite Music/Artists:  Elevation Worship, Bethel Worship, Passion Worship, North Point Worship, Vertical Worship, Hillsong United, Chris Tomlin, Phil Wickham, Kristian Stanfill, David Crowder, Big Daddy Weave, Paul Baloche, Matt Redman, Matt Maher, John Mark McMillan, Lauren Daigle, Casting Crowns, and MercyMe (just to name a few).  I also like contemporary arrangements of classic traditional hymns and use them regularly in worship services. Favorite Foods:  So many great choices, but I would say Pizza, Steak, Subs, Peanut M&Ms, and Hershey bars with almonds are among my all-time favorites. TV shows I can't miss:  There’s nothing I absolutely “can’t miss", but on occasion, I enjoy watching reruns of Monk, Psych, The Andy Griffith Show, and Star Trek (the original series and “The Next Generation”).  I also like Christian movies (ie. Fireproof, War Room, etc.) and great classic movies, like my all-time favorite, “The Lord of the Rings” Trilogy - Extended Edition. What I like to do on my days off:  Spend time with my wife, Cindy, keep up with the latest happenings with my sons, running and walking, going to the beach, and, of course, all of the assorted “honey do’s”. Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  My Utmost for His Highest Favorite place to shop:  Sam’s Club (Yep - there’s nothing quite like the feeling you get when you buy a 5 lb. jar of mayo!) My heroes:  Jesus Christ, Who sustains me; My family - Cindy for being a great Christian wife and a wonderful helper in ministry and our sons, Brian and Bradley, as they faithfully continue to follow God, grow in their walk with Christ, and serve in the ministries of their local churches; Loving and supportive church members, who regularly encourage Cindy and I and who are also faithful in attending, praying, tithing, and using their gifts and talents in serving the church. I am most passionate about:  Using the musical, administrative, and leadership gifts and talents that God has given me to help spread the Gospel through music by planning and leading worship services each week at FBC Palm Coast Rev. Kevin McCarthy, Associate Pastor/Family Email Family: Wife, Michelle; Children, Kirsten & Erin Favorite Music/Artists: I enjoy just about any music that has a Christian message and brings glory to God  Favorite Foods:  Fried chicken and bagels (not at the same time) TV shows I can't miss:  N.Y. Giants Football What I like to do on my days off:  I enjoy being outdoors, preferably with my family Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  Anything by A.W. Tozer Favorite place to shop:  I don’t like to shop, “it makes me feel ill” My heroes:  My Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ I am most passionate about:  Seeing those who don’t know Christ come into a relationship with Him, and seeing those who do know Him grow into a deeper relationship with Him Rev. Jeff Dawsey, Youth Pastor Email Family:  Wife, Jessica; Nephew, Malik Cooper Favorite Music/Artists:  I'm a fan of most music genres. My favorite artists include: Shai Linne, Eshon Burgundy and Hillsong United Favorite Foods:  Oven-baked spaghetti and pizza are at the top of my list TV shows I can't miss:  I'm not that much of a fan of any show I can't miss it What I like to do on my days off:  Hmmm...a day off...I think I remember what that is. I try to get in video games, hang out with people, watch sports and read Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  Kingdom Man (Tony Evans), Why Revival Tarries (Leonard Ravenhill), On Pastoring (H.B. Charles Jr) and John Jasper: The Unmatched Black Philosopher and Preacher (William Hatcher)...oh, it says "book," not "books." Oops Favorite place to shop:  Amazon or dollar stores; I'm cheap My heroes:  Most missionaries but Margaret Stringer and Rebecca Karns, to be specific; Francis Chan, Greg Mann, John Jasper, and Martin Luther King, Jr. I am most passionate about:  The Great Commission. Every day, the desire to go to overseas grows within me, but, for now, I will instruct our youth on what real Christianity looks like, and I can show them how to live out the Commission in their community. Mrs. Jan Church, Ministry Assistant/Secretary Email Favorite Foods:  I like everything TV shows I can't miss:  Chicago Fire Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  Anything by Lori Wick Mrs. Kathleen Robinson, Ministry Assistant/Programs Email Family:  Husband, Michael; Children, Brandonn & Taylor Favorite Music/Artists:  Country & Contemporary Christian; Babbie Mason, Daniel Crews, Casting Crowns, MercyMe, Skillet, David Crowder, Third Day, NeVaeh, and on and on... Favorite Foods:  Shrimp & more shrimp TV shows I can't miss:  The Voice, Columbo & Murder She Wrote, NCIS -  all on Hulu & Netflix since I don’t have (or want) cable What I like to do on my days off:  Read, Shoe shopping, scrapbooking, visiting people Favorite Book (other than the Bible): Too many on my nook to name a favorite Favorite place to shop: Cato, Ebay, Payless & Belk My heroes:  my mom, my grandmother, my dad, and my husband I am most passionate about: singing with NeVaeh to spread the Gospel Mrs. Dannah Owens, Ministry Assistant/Finance Email Family:  Husband, Mark; Children, Jared & Ansleigh Favorite Music/Artists:  Covenant Worship, Hillsong Favorite Foods:  Southern Style Cooking with lots of vegetables TV shows I can't miss:  None What I like to do on my days off:  Spend time with my kids Favorite place to shop: Any Mall My heroes:  God, my parents I am most passionate about:  Praying for souls, worship, and singing Mr. Jospeh Lake, Facilities Manager Email Family:  Wife, Sue; Children, Amie, Brandie and Candie Favorite Music/Artists:  Sixties Music, Jimi Hendrix Favorite Foods:  Hamburgers and French Fries TV shows I can't miss:  Any car shows What I like to do on my days off:  Go Fishing Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  Backcountry Lawman by Bob H. Lee Favorite place to shop:  Bass Pro My heroes:   My Father I am most passionate about:  My family  Rev. Steve Lawson, Children’s Director Email Family:  Wife, Angie; Children, Braden, Chris, and Chloe Favorite Music/Artists:  Skillet, Ashes Remain, Casting Crowns, Hillsong Favorite Foods:  Lasagna and almost anything sweet What I like to do on my days off:  Relax, Spend time with family, Beach, PS4, and sometimes just absolutely nothing at all Favorite Book (other than the Bible):  Exploring Series by John Phillips and Be Series by Warren Wiersbe My heroes:  Jesus Christ I am most passionate about:  Teaching and discipling Children, helping them to create a foundation found in Christ, Oakland Raiders (BTW, it was a fumble not a tuck in 2001!) Email Quick Links: Rev. Kevin Lautar, Senior Pastor Rev. Aaron Hoogerwerf, Associate Pastor/Worship Rev. Kevin McCarthy, Associate Pastor/Families Rev. Jeff Dawsey, Youth Pastor Mrs. Jan Church, Ministry Assistant/Secretary Mrs. Kathleen Robinson, Ministry Assistant/Programs Mrs. Dannah Owens, Ministry Assistant/Finance Rev. Steve Lawson, Children’s Director
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