Leadership Team

Pastors & Staff

Will Fillingham

Senior Pastor

"I love the down to earth, relational, and conversational nature of the families at theBridge. We really value relationships here!"

Juniece Fillingham

Exec. Pastor

"Seeing people overcome impossible situations inspire me; I love to root for the underdog and see them prevail!"

Maggie Pate

High School Small Group Leader

"We love that the Bridge is full of very genuine people who want to invest in you the moment you walk in the door. We came one morning as we were searching for a new church after moving to the area from out of state in the Fall of 2014. We never left."

Josh Pate

Creative Arts Pastor

"I am really inspired by being with a group of Christians in community singing and worshiping God. The atmosphere is truly one where you are comfortable to be yourself and know that we are all imperfect people who need a Savior."

Jefferson Jones

College & Young Adult Pastor

" God desires for you to walk in biblical truth everyday of your life. I hope to encourage and inspire you through His grace, truth, and love. Get ready for faith, fun, and fellowship.  "

Haylee Hart

Junior & High School Director

" I love to see young people growing in their faith & excited about Jesus. Engaging our young people in meaningful conversation in small groups is one of my favorite things. "

Shea Vercellono

Children's Pastor

"I know the children's program here at theBridge is top notch! I just am so thankful to be a part of a team who values shepherding the young believers all the way through. We are a multi-generational church, and I believe it starts with our children's programs!"

Lisa Riddle

Office Administrator

"The people here at theBridge are genuine and friendly. It's like they're a part of my family!"

Marvin Manigault Jr

Communications Director / Graphic Designer

" I love using my talents and skills to further the Kingdom of God."

Kayla Monticue

 Graphic Designer

“I get excited seeing the wonderful things that the ministries at The Bridge do and making those come alive through designing”

Robbie & Sharon Hall

Open Hands Backpack Program

"We love serving the hungry kids in our community. We can help feed them on the weekends with the donations we collect, but we can also share the love of Jesus!"

Melanie Minnick

Prayer Ministry Leader

"Prayer is a powerful weapon against the Enemy, and I love leading a dynamic group of people who are dedicated to pray over the pastors, staff, and all prayer requests that we receive."

Christi Lyons

Bridges & Blossoms Preschool Director

"I love fostering  a child's lifelong love of learning through the Montessori program we have at Bridges & Blossoms."