Pastors & Staff

Amy has a heart and passion for children. On top of being a pastor's wife, she is  a mother, foster parent, and works full time as a foster support specialist. She plays a vital role in our church ministry.

Meet Our Leadership team.

Scott Slone

Senior Pastor
Pastor Scott is originally from Southern Ohio, where he was born and raised. Pastor Scott has been on staff since July 25, 2011.  He has a heart for preaching, ministry, and community.. 
Pastor's Wife
Amy  is a native of Ohio and has devoted her life to working alongside Pastor Scott. Amy is a mother to  7 children, she along with Pastor Scott is a foster parent, and she works  in the Foster Care System.  

Charity cripps

Bi-vocational Administrative Assistant/
Financial Secretary
Charity has been with the church serving in her role for over 13 years. She faithfully serves inside and outside the office. 

jill winthrop

Worship Director
Jill has grown up in the church and has a deep passion for music. She is an accomplished pianist and is very involved in the ministry of EFBC.  Jill is a retired School teacher with a heart for missions.

stephen foster

Chairman of Deacons/
Sunday School Director
Steve has had the opportunity to be born and raised at EFBC. Steve serves graciously and diligently in his role as Deacon and Sunday School Director. He has a heart to teach the Word of God and serves as a spiritual advisor to the Pastor.

grady sorrows

Chairman of Trustees
Grady is a retired coal miner and lighting specialist at SIUC. Grady now serves as a trustee in with responsibilities of over seeing the maintenance and upkeep of our buildings.

dan hunter

Treasurer/ Deacon
Dan has been a member  since 2010. Dan serves as a deacon and treasurer. Dan utilizes his gifts to serve in any capacity he can. Dan is also a Gideon and is very involved in the Village of Elkville. Dan also serves as a spiritual advisor to the Pastor.