Dr. Maurice Hollingsworth began serving as the Senior Pastor in January 2014.
He and Nancy Blass Hollingsworth have celebrated 31 years of marriage together. They have two adult children, Elizabeth J. Hollingsworth and Blass Hollingsworth.
He received a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Universtiy of Memphis, Magna Cum Laude, 1984. He earned an M.Div. degree in 1989 and Ph.D. From Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth in 1995.
In addition to missionary service as a seminary professor in Taiwan, he has served churches in Texas, Tennessee, and New Mexico before coming to serve here in Kentucky.
Prior to joining the staff, he served at churches in Kentucky and Indiana.
Gene is married to Joanna and they have two adult children, Jamie and Marcie. Gene loves the outdoors and plays the keyboard for Saddlebred Horse shows across America.
Gene is a graduate of the University of Kentucky (B.M.E.) and the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.C.M.).
Children & Recreation Pastor
Before coming to Shelbyville, Chad served at churches in Mississippi, Texas and Missouri.
Chad is married to Erin and they have two children, Rebekah and Rachel.
Chad graduated from Missouri State University (B.S. in Sports Medicine and Athletic Training) and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.A.C.E.).
Interim Student Pastor
Interim Contemporary Worship Leader
Interim Student Praise Team Leader
Marlene Gash, Administrative Assistant
Tamara Murphy, Financial Administrative Assistant
Lisa Stargle, Administrative Assistant
Vicky Spencer, Building Manager