church staff

  • Rev. jimmy spear

     Lead minister

    Jimmy is a hospitality guy and is mindful he learned it from Jesus.  He loves people and is keen on getting folks together to celebrate the expansive love of God.  Having grown up in Kirkwood, MO he has called the mid-west home for the last 20+ years serving in several Missouri congregations.  Jimmy has degrees from DOC related Culver-Stockton College and Lexington Theological Seminary.  In his personal time, he is known to be a car fanatic and boats on the Mississippi in the summer.  Jimmy began his ministry with FCCE in July 2021. He can be contacted at jimmy@fccedwardsville.org.

  • [Open Position]

     youth & children's minister


  • Teresa Droste

    administrative Assistant

    Teresa can be contacted at admin@fccedwardsville.org.

  • warren lomax

    custodian


  • Denis Doelling

    organist


  • Carolyn jenkins

    choir director


  • Danielle Castelli

    Accompanist


  • Lindsey Folsom

    keyboardist