Tempa Fowlkes

Executive  Assistance

Tempa is in charge of all ministries. She is the glue that keeps everything together. Her hard work and dedication is an amazing example to all of us. Temp keeps us all on our toes and keeps us updated on what is taking place in the Church.

Steve and Jelemia Smith


Steve and Jelemia are such a blessing. They are always willing to help whenever needed and always kind. Jelemia is our decorator. She has decorated the church and she decorates events. Steve drives the church van and helps with projects.

Gary Boyd


Gary is our  drummer here at Branches of Christ. Gary has been a long time, dedicated member here.

Lisa Randol


Lisa is the monetary secretary here at Branches. She and her family have truly blessed us as a congregation. We truly appreciate her dedication to the church and to the Pastor.

Josh & Danielle Tracey

Office Workers

Both Josh and Danielle work in the tech room. Josh records video, runs powerpoint, uploads weekly sermon and runs cameras. Danielle updates the website, does office work, works on bulletins. 

Bobbie Huffman

Gardening & Houskeeping

Bobbie is in charge of housekeeping, she also helps out with gardening, yard work, and decorating the church. We love and appreciate her and her family.

Dennis Huffman

Sound Tech & Landscaping

Dennis is our sound tech manager. He is also a dedicated member that is very helpful with different jobs at the church. He also takes charge of our landscaping and salting the walkway to the church.

Barb Sanders

Mother of Church & Mission Funds

Barbara takes care of all the missions funds for us. She is also in charge of organizing most of our functions here at Branches of Christ. She is a wonderful lady and greatly appreciated.

Sonya Wheatcraft

Worship Leader

Sonya is our worship leader and choir director! She has a beautiful voice and blesses many people! Sonya also runs the choir, leads praise your way fit, and is a leader of the youth drama team. She is a dedicated member and is the daughter of Pastor Joe and Earlene Simpson

Pastor Joe & First Lady Earlene Simpson
have been pastoring Branches of Christ Ministries since 1979!! They are dedicated to a personal relationship with people that are hurting and oppressed, to bring them to the knowledge of Christ. Their dedication to their faith and to the church is a strength that we all benefit from.

Meet the Staff