Senior Pastor, Brian Norman
Pastor Norman began his ministry with the Bethel family in September of 2012. Pastor Norman brings with him a variety of ministry experience. Following graduation from Bob Jones University in 1994, he and Laura have served in several various fields of ministry. From Illinois, New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York, Pastor Norman has been involved in Youth Ministry, Outreach and Sr. Pastoral ministry.
Currently Pastor Norman is working on his Doctorate from Northland International, where he previously received his Masters. Pastor has also been on numerous mission fields. Pastor Norman has been married to Laura for 20 years and they have three wonderful children, Rachel, Titus, and Micah.
Pastor enjoys studying, spending time with his family, and sports. Pastor’s burden and mission for Bethel is to make, mature, and mobilize authentic followers of Jesus Christ! Email
Youth Pastor, Stephen Nix
Pastor Nix graduated from Trinity Baptist College in December of 2009 with his Bachelors in Pastoral Theology, was married to his wife, Leah, and soon thereafter started his ministry at Bethel in June of 2010. During his time at Bethel, he has led the teen ministry, VBS, and various other responsibilities. Pastor Nix is planning to continue his education and looks forward to learning as much as possible to bring glory to Jesus Christ.
Pastor Nix enjoys taking nightly walks with his wife, reading, spending time with the body of Christ, and tinkering with his hobbies which include bicycles and motorcycles. His burden is to help parents raise their children to become adults that honor and please God with all their hearts, souls, minds, and strength. Email
Emeritus, Bobby Jordan
Pastor Jordan graduated from Piedmont Baptist College in 1966 with his Bachelors in Religious Education
and started the ministry of Bethel Baptist Church in 1972. He pastored for 35
years before retiring. He is still active in the church through driving the bus
on Wednesdays for our Awana ministry and helping in the nursery alongside his
Director, Don Alexander
Don attended Baptist Bible College majoring in Voice. He
took on the position of Music Director Spring of 2013. Since then,
he has put his heart into this ministry through leading the music
for the congregation, the Choir, and the Orchestra and
seeks every aspect of this ministry to be Biblical. Don and Joanne
have been members here since 1995. They have two grown children,
Sarah & Matthew.
Director, Joel Bell
Joel has been a member
here at Bethel since 2009. He is originally from Panama and has been used by the
Lord to minister to others from the time he was young. He and his wife Norma
have been a huge blessing through their passion in our Spanish ministry.
Secretary, Janice Hough
Janice graduated from Baptist Bible College. She has been our church
secretary since the beginning of 2012. She has been a great asset
to the ministry staff with her years of secretarial experience.
She has been a member at Bethel since 1984. She enjoys her daily
visit from the neighbor’s cat and is involved in our Prime Timers
and serves as our church clerk.
Director, Leah Nix
Leah graduated from Trinity Baptist College with her Bachelors in Church
Ministries: Church Office and has been working at the church
part-time since 2010. She works to better both the internal and
external communication that the church provides through the weekly
bulletin, website, flyers, and more. She also helps her husband in
the youth ministry and works in the nursery.
Deacon, Pat Bostic
Along with Pat’s
responsibilities as one of our deacons, he has taken on
the role of our Awana Commander since Fall 2010 and has
done a great job in this ministry to our children. He and
his wife Wendy have been members since 2000 and have two
sons, Simon & Seth.
Deacon, Bart Houck
Bart has been a member here at Bethel since 1994. He and his wife Janet
serve in our Awana ministry, he sings in the Choir and is
our Family Bible Study Superintendent. Bart & Janet have
two children, Shannon & Ryan. Bart’s heart for service and
wisdom make him a great addition to our leadership team.
Deacon, Alex Paul
Alex and his wife Gwen
our involved in our Prime Timers ministry, kitchen
committee, he heads up our Ushering ministry, and Gwen
helps in the Choir. They have been members here at Bethel
since 1995. Their faithful examples are an encouragement
to those who are following their footsteps.
Deacon, Chris Petersen
Chris is the newest
addition to our leadership team here at Bethel. He and his
wife Amy have been members here
since 2002. Both Chris and Amy help in our Awana
ministry and sing in our Choir ministry. They have three
kids, Ben, Sam, & Hannah.