God has blessed us with an incredible pastoral staff, led by senior pastor, James Gillespie. Pastor James is a gifted speaker and heartfelt leader. James and his wife, Tiffany, have a desire to see people come to know Jesus and an unquenchable love for foster care.
Pastor James was born and raised in Kansas. He and his wife Tiffany answered God's call to ministry in 2004 and have served at Andover Baptist since 2007. They are currently in the process of adopting a young girl and are excited about becoming first time parents. Pastor James graduated from Tabor College with a degree in Christian Ministry and is certified in MAPP and Deciding Together training.
Favorite Book: Celebration of the Disciplines by Richard Foster
Favorite Movie: Rocky IV (Yo, Adrian!)
Favorite Bible Verse: Acts 16:31
Jeff was born and raised in Kansas. He and his wife Kerri also answered the call to ministry in 2004 and have served at Andover Baptist since 2018. They have two college-aged "children" attending WSU and are enjoying life with adult children. Jeff graduated from Butler with an Associates in Pre-Engineering and Tabor College with a degree in Christian Ministry.
Favorite Book: The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John C. Maxwell
Favorite Movie: Gladiator
Favorite Bible Verse: Matthew 28:18-20