About Us

Rev. Tom W. Shelton, Sr.

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Rev. Shelton holds degrees: A.A., B.R.E., ThB.; 90 hrs post-grad studies; 45 yrs experience as pastor and missionary; 57 yrs licensed counseling experience; 21 yrs w/military in management; current chaplain duties w/two military organizations.

Ray Spigner

Vice President | Associate Pastor
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Vanderbilt Univ. – E.E., B.L. degrees; Faith Bible Institute; 45 yrs experience in sales & marketing; church deacon; licensed to preach; self employed.

Larry Owens

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Attended Univ. of Alabama; 25 yrs in drafting/design engineering; Faith Bible Institute; deacon; church treasurer or asst. treasurer for ~20 yrs; VORP mediation volunteer ~15 yrs.

Peggy Shelton


Attended Bible College & Seminary 1 yr.; 10 yrs at Sears as comptroller/sec.; church sec.; duties of pastor’s wife.

Judy Owens


BA with majors in English and Bus. Ed., MS in Spec. Ed., Elem Ed.; various secretarial positions; public school teacher for 25 yrs.; 1997-current VORP mediation volunteer; Faith Bible Institute.

Glenda Spigner


Palmer College – Accounting; Faith Bible Institute; Sun. School Supt.; VBS Supt.

Jay & Linda Woodbeck


Jay – B.S. from Univ. Southern Miss. in Bus. Admin.; U.S. Army Colonel, ret.; Faith Bible Institute; church deacon.

Linda – B.S. in Elem. Ed.; MA in Educ.; taught ~15 yrs. in elementary school; various office and library positions; Faith Bible Institute.