PASTOR LARRY DUGGER

LEAD PASTOR OF FAMILY CHURCH

Pastor Larry is the Lead Pastor of Family Church. With a blend of Godly wisdom and humor he endeavors to make the complicated issues of life more simple. He is passionate about building relationships and enjoys spending time with those he is serving. He is also a best-selling author specializing in devotionals and non-fiction. He has written a series of outdoor books for the Discovery Channel designed to help believers connect with God through hunting.


Pastor Larry enjoys working out, running marathons, eating Thai food and donuts which is why he likes working out), hunting and spending time with his wife, Karen and their two sons, Trent and Payte. He also enjoys traveling and teaching at special events and writer’s conferences. If you see him in the church lobby you can bet he will be drinking a coffee from Starbucks and hoping to connect with you.  


Leadership Team


  • Kevin Ranfeld

    Family Pastor

    Pastor Kevin is our Family Pastor. He oversees our Welcome Teams and all of our Guest follow up and connections. He also assists Pastor Larry with Pastoral Care tasks. Pastor Kevin is passionate about family and building relationships with people. He has been a part of Family Church from the early years. He has worked in many areas of the church and has a big heart for people.


    Aside from ministry, Kevin enjoys music, the outdoors, hunting and farming. He even has his own hunting ministry, Hit the Mark that is facilitated through Family Church. He also enjoys spending time with his wife Lori and their 2 kids.



     

  • Nick Bailey

    YOUTH PASTOR / DREAM TEAM DIRECTOR / PRODUCTION DIRECTOR


    Nick Bailey is the Youth Pastor and Production director here at Family Church. It seems that he does a little bit of everything. He oversees all experience coordination, sound, media, graphics and I.T.. Nick is passionate about teaching youth about what the Word of God says about them. His goal is to reach the unreachable by embracing the call to leave the 99 and go after the 1. His desire as Production Director is to use technology to the best of his ability to draw people to Christ. Nick always enjoys working with a team and drawing gifts out of people.


    Aside from ministry and technology, Nick is passionate about golfing, learning (we tease him about being full of information), cars, traveling and spending time with his wife Kimberly and their 2 kids.


  • Derek & Sherri KYLE

    POWER UP KIDS DIRECTORS

    Derek and Sherri Kyle have been, and continue to be, a great asset to Family Church. They have served for many years in different capacities and now they are our Power Up Kid’s Pastors. They both love and invest in each child so genuinely. They are passionate about sharing the love of Christ and teaching children how to do the same.


    Derek and Sherri love sports, the outdoors and kids. When they are not working or serving at church they like traveling and spending time with their son and his wife.






  • MIKE BATEMAN

    YOUNG ADULTS LEADER

    Mike grew up in Family Church. He began serving in the church as a youth. He enjoys music and playing guitar as well as hunting and fishing (don’t let the skinny jeans fool you). Mike also enjoys spending time with his wife, Ashley and their two kids.


    Mike is passionate about seeing young adults learn who they are in Christ. He and his wife want to stand in the gap for the generation that tends to fall through the cracks (18-25). Identity is so important and the early twenties are a time that is crucial in understanding our identity in Christ as we enter the world on our own. Mike and Ashley desire to help young adults figure out what they believe and the why behind it.  So they understand that as they begin doing real life, they have a faith to stand on.




  • John Bryant

    band Director / MAINTENANCE Director

    John Bryant is our worship director and he takes care of our building maintenance. He is passionate about worshipping God and encountering the presence of God through worship. He leads our musicians with excellence. John also cleans the entire facility and helps with set up and tear down of most events. John is passionate about serving and honoring God in all that he does.


    Aside from ministry and music, John enjoys building things, landscaping, fishing, playing the guitar and spending time with his wife Heather, their son and their dogs.




     

  • Linda Brandt

    ADMINISTRATION

    Linda Brant, or Linda B as we all call her, is the head of our finance department. Linda B is passionate about the word of God, prayer and seeing the local church walk in the perfect will of God.


    Aside from ministry Linda B enjoys shopping and spending time with her daughter, and traveling with her husband Bill.








     

  • Kimberly Bailey

    OUTREACH COORDINATOR / PASTORAL ASSISTANT / RISE UP WORSHIP LEADER

    Kimberly Bailey is Pastor Larry’s assistant, our Outreach Coordinator, Events Coordinator, the director of the Nursery and she leads our youth in worship on a weekly basis. Kim is passionate about seeing lives changed as people begin to discover who they are in Christ. She desires to enable people to see how much God loves them through local outreach and teaching people about the true character of God. Worship has always been rich in value to Kim. She desires to take the youth to a place of encountering the presence of God in a new way each time they gather for worship.


    Aside from ministry, Kim enjoys organizing events, cooking, cars, shopping and most of all spending time with her husband Nick, their 2 kids and their furry kid, Sugar.