Pastors & Staff

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.. 

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. 

Scott foster

Minister to Students and Young Adults
Scott was born and raised in the church. He has been faithfully serving in teaching and shaping the lives of young people for over 20 years. Scott has a calling to lead young people and his ministry shows this calling. 

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.  

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.

amy slone

Pastor's Wife/ Children's Ministry Director
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.

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 of 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.