Pastors & Staff

Eric Bates

Lead Pastor

Passionately preaching Jesus, championing church vision, building community, raising up leaders, and drinking black coffee is what he does.

Karen Urich

Executive Pastor

Assisting the lead pastor, overseeing ministry leaders, stewarding church finances, influencing Morrisville women, and family game nights is what she does.

Brooke Bates

Creative Pastor + Interim Youth Pastor

Leading congregational worship, creating church imagery, organizing community groups, administrating systems, and cooking delicious meals is what she does.

Ginger Bumgarner

Kids Director

Facilitating Morrisville Kids ministry, writing curriculum, greeting parents, building teams to reach children, and scrap-booking is what she does. 

Ron Crites

Maintenance + Media Director

Supervising media team, producing online audio, maintaining church facilities and grounds, building church projects, and watching documentaries is what he does.

Linda Maberry

Teams Coordinator

Contacting new church members, encouraging ministry involvement, interceding in prayer, contributing her spiritual gifts, and playing with grandkids is what she does.

Kim Partin

Missions Director

Gathering missionary stories, inspiring givers to contribute, raising awareness for the lost, telling world-impacting stories, and going to auctions is what she does.