Tom and Terrie Wallace were high school sweethearts; they ministered in church together growing up and later were both called into full time ministry. They have served as children’s pastors, youth pastors, ministers of music and every other job you can name around church. Graduates of Florence Darlington TEC, and East Coast Bible College, they carry various degrees and academic honors. They served in the COG out of Cleveland TN for 21 years. Prior to founding journeychurch, they were lead pastors of two congregations in SC and enjoyed the blessings of God’s fullness there. Tom also serves as State Overseer for International Congress of Churches and Ministers (ICCM) and an area representative for Christians United for Israel (CUFI). He also founded and hosts the COOP – a weekly gathering of pastors in the Grand Strand area. Tom and Terrie are both musical as well as pastoral. They have sang, played various instruments on many recordings, and television shows as well as camp meetings and even at Six Flags over Georgia. Their love of people and their passion for serving God is evident and contagious.
God has blessed them with two incredible children: Andrew is a college student working toward a career as a DNR agent. Mary Hannah is a passionate and athletic high school student. firstname.lastname@example.org | email@example.com
Pastors Jamie and Cristi brought over 20 years of student ministry experience with them when they moved to the beach from Aiken, SC in 2013. With a passion for outreach, the Word, and developing tomorrow’s leaders, Jamie and Cristi oversee the teams that lead Journey’s young people from nursery-age through college. Their talents also lend themselves to building Journey through drama, social media, video, fundraising, and working with local schools. Pastor Jamie is often a guest speaker for Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and he serves to unite and mentor other youth leaders in the area. The Hammons’ kids, Madison, Merideth, and Morgan are also part of Ignition Student Ministries, and the whole family also enjoys sports together. firstname.lastname@example.org | email@example.com
Tony and Sherry Martin come to us as seasoned ministers of the gospel. As of 2015, they have been in ministry for 30 years and have served in various ministry roles as Lead Pastors in the states of SC/NC and International Missionaries in Latin America. It has been their privilege to live and serve as Resident Missionaries in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Peru, and Regional Ministry Directors for Central and South America. As Regional Ministry Directors, they were able to travel to several countries proclaiming the gospel, leadership training, and mobilizing the body for the harvest. Tony & Sherry have facilitated and collaborated with many teams on the mission field in construction, medical, ministry training, and evangelism. Sherry also served as Regional Director in Latin America of a holistic child sponsorship program. They have three children: Melissa, Chesley, and Melinda. Their favorite scripture to stand on is Ephesians 3:20. firstname.lastname@example.org
Brandon has been serving as our band leader for years, and has recently stepped into the role of Minister of Music. He and his wife Aleisha have grown up in the Myrtle Beach area, where they are raising their daughter Emma and son Haiden. Brandon is a small business owner and seasoned leader. He and Aleisha also serve as Life Group leaders and work on the Ignition Student Ministries staff. Ask Brandon about his famous chicken wings, and don’t ask Aleisha to cheer for anyone but the Gamecocks.
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Ronnie & Becky Woodie, Business Administration
The Woodies began their leadership at Journey as Visitation Pastors, where they used their gifts to bless many who were hospitalized over the course of several years. Now they bring their passion for people to our Care Team, where they mentor other leaders to “love on” people through prayer, coaching, and service. Ronnie also assists in business administration as needed, and Becky is a leader in Journey’s incredible quilting ministry, which has blessed hundreds of people with warm blankets. They have two daughters and two grandsons. email@example.com
Jack & Jan Narvel, Outreach Pastors
Jack and Jan moved to Myrtle Beach from Australia and also from… everywhere …after years traveling the world as missionaries. Their first charge was overseeing Youth With A Mission (YWAM)’s Myrtle Beach arm, serving in every aspect from administration to hospitality to fundraising. Through their time at YWAM, the Narvels became positive voices in the community, leading events, prayer walks, and combined services that served to unite Myrtle Beach ministries with the general public. Along with their backgrounds that include marketing, communications, teaching, and development, the Narvels bring their vast experience to be a great fit as overseers of Greenfeet International, the missions outreach organization founded by Journeychurch.