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
Ian was born and raised in Kansas. He's been a youth leader throughout the years of Andover Baptist and has a strong devotion in teaching the youth about Jesus and his ministry and does so in ways that they can understand.