Our Pastors

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Cameron Neace

 Lead Pastor

Wife: Caitlin
Education: Master of Divinity in Pastoral Studies, Bachelor of Intercultural Ministry, Associate in Biblical Studies
Life Verse: “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.”  Joshua 1:9

PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT: To set my heart to study the Word of God, to obey it, and to share it with all those around me (Ezra 7:10).

Fun Facts
Favorite Vacation Spot: Still looking…
Favorite Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy (pretty much all of Marvel), The Dark Knight trilogy, Maze Runner trilogy
Favorite Books (besides the Bible): High King of Heaven (edited by John MacArthur); The Chronicles of Narnia (C.S. Lewis)
Favorite Bible Translation for Personal Study: ESV
Favorite Preachers: David Platt, John Piper
Favorite Food: Pizza, Burgers, Mexican Food
Current / Past Jobs: Lead Pastor – Bright Hope Community Church: 2019 – present; Associate Pastor – Blue River Community Church: 2018 – 2019; Crew Member – Krispy Kreme: 2016 – 2017; School Bus Driver – First Student: 2013 – 2014; Shift Manager – Hardee’s: 2010 – 2012
Hobbies: Blogging, reading, wood burning, watching movies, making YouTube videos
Cats or Dogs: Cats (after all, Christ is referred to as The Lion… Revelation 5:5)
PC or Mac: I use an iPhone and a PC computer, so you could say I’m conflicted


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Chris McGrady

Part-Time Associate Worship Pastor
ChildrenGavin, Mia, Josi
Education:  Grove City College:  B.S. Mathematics/Secondary Education; Currently pursuing Seminary Masters at Luther Rice University
Life Verse:  “I have been crucified with Christ.  It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me.  And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.” Galatians 2:20

PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENTTo lead others into a thriving relationship with Jesus Christ as I teach and demonstrate His grace and truth; to live all life for His glory and His joy.

Fun Facts

Favorite Vacation Spot
Topsail Island, NC; Disney World; Cape Cod
Favorite movieIt’s a Wonderful Life; Lord of the Rings trilogy
Favorite books (besides the Bible):  Jesus Among Other Gods (Ravi Zacharias); Goliath Must Fall (Louie Giglio)
Favorite bible translation for personal studyESV
Favorite preachersChuck Swindoll, Louie Giglio, Adrian Rogers
Favorite foodWings and Thanksgiving dinner
Current/past jobsPhysics/Math/Chemistry Teacher - Freeport Senior High School: 1995 to present; Boys Soccer Coach:  1995 - 2009            
Hobbiesmusic, sports, landscaping
Cats or dogsDogs! No question.
PC or Macall things Apple