Cultivating a Passion for Christ


Kevin James

Kevin is a native of Virginia, born and raised in Winchester.  He graduated from John Handley High School, The University of Virginia and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.  He and Brenda met at the BSU while attending UVA, Brenda in the School of Nursing and Kevin in the School of Education.  They married in 1983 when […]

Shannon Kiser

Shannon graduated from Liberty University with a degree in Biblical studies with a concentration in Youth Ministry. He was ordained in 2010 by Southern Baptist Churches. He has served almost two decades in youth and children’s ministries. His passion is to equip the saints for the work of the ministry and teaching the bible. He […]

Careen Stanley

Careen Stanley is a PK (pastor’s kid) from California. She grew up singing in church – her family traveled and sang for revivals, church services, associational meetings, weddings and choir sings all over San Diego County. She began directing ensembles while still in high school, and directed her first choir as a college senior. She […]

Gayle Terry

Gayle Terry grew up in a  farm family in Hanover County with a sister and four big brothers. Gayle graduated from Virginia Tech with a B.S. in Education.  She was married to Doug in 1984, and they have three children, Caroline, Amelia and Fisher.  For fun, Gayle and her family like to do anything on […]