Briarwood Staff: Graduates & Career / Leveraging Life
Shepherds: Graduates & Career
Louie & Rebecca Haynes
Louie and Rebecca came to Briarwood in 1979 with sons Ron & Richard and joined in 1980. Louie became an area presbyter and studied Systematic Theology at Briarwood Seminary, and Rebecca taught and volunteered at Briarwood Christian High School. They ministered with the H.S. Choir for more than 10 years, because they have a heart for the young believers in the Church. Louie and Rebecca's two sons have given them six wonderful grandchildren. Louie has worked and ministered in the transportation industry for 35 years and is now looking forward to retirement.
Louie: lh1011yahoocom 991-1534
Rebecca: taloncharternet 991-1534
Benny & Brenda Parks
Benny has been a member of Briarwood since 1979 and on the church staff since 1984. Brenda joined the staff in 1985 and in 1987 they were married and thus have been ministering together since. In 2002, Benny took on the role of Ministries Team Pastor which includes the ministries of Music and Worship, Discipleship and Evangelism, Singles, Youth and Children, and Christian Education and Families. Benny serves as the Community Pastor for G&C and Next Step Communities as well as provides leadership for Common Ground and In One Accord. He and Brenda have three children.
Benny: bparksbriarwoodorg 776-5265
Larry & Susan Logsdon
Jim & Michelle Gewin
Shepherds: Leveraging Life
Jimmy & Elisa Rush
Jimmy and Elisa joined Briarwood in 2004 and have been serving as shepherds in the G&C class since January 2009. Jimmy works as a software developer for Arbitron, Inc and is working on a Masters in Biblical Studies from Birmingham Theological Seminary. Elisa is a homemaker and serves Briarwood members by singing in the choir and volunteering in the Church Revitalization ministry.
Jimmy: jimmy_rushhotmailcom 515-1597
Elisa: elisa_rushhotmailcom 531-3706