Jim is the Lead Pastor here at FBCScottsdale. Jim and his wife Julie of 26 years have three kids. Jim has a Doctorate of Ministry from Truett Seminary at Baylor University in addition to his 22 years of professional ministry experience. In spite of Jim’s extensive education and ministry experience, he is a humble leader who believes it is important to always be a student at heart. In his free time, Jim enjoys exercising and going on bike rides.
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Director of Worship and Creative Arts
Drew is the Director of Worship and Creative Arts here at FBCScottsdale. He has been married to his wife Amber for three years. Drew graduated from Arizona Christian University with a Degree in Music and is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Music and Worship at Liberty University. When Drew is not at FBC he enjoys playing soccer and filling the rest of his time with a variety of board games including Settlers of Catan, Dominion, and Raccoon Tycoon.
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Director of Youth and Serve Teams
Bethany is the Director of the Youth Ministry and Serve Teams here at FBCScottsdale. She is married to Brad Mannix and has four children with ages ranging from 9 months to 17 years. Her experiences in the military combined with family engagement skills and seminary education make her well versed in working with adults and students alike. Her adventurous life thus far has also given her a depth of experience in emergency medicine and response which has the potential to be especially useful when working with the youth group. When Bethany is not hanging out with her students or organizing grow group material, she enjoys off-roading, camping, and hiking with her friends and family.
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Director of Children's Ministries
Darla is the Director of Children’s Ministries here at FBCScottsdale. She has been married to her husband, Bob, for 36 years and together they have four grown children. Darla was previously the Early Childhood Director for ten years before stepping into her current role. Darla is passionate about supporting families, kids and parents alike, as they navigate the twists and turns of life. When Darla is not taking care of families at FBC she enjoys playing games and spending time with her family—especially her new grandbaby.
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Director of Facilities
John is the Director of Facilities at FBCScottsdale. John is married to Kathi and they have four grown children. John has been working at FBCS for 11 years and John has yet to find a problem he can’t solve. When John is not at FBC he enjoys spending his free time as a professional musician in addition to camping, fishing, and cooking.
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Creative Arts Intern
Pat is the Creative Arts Intern here at FBCScottsdale. Pat and his wife, Erica, have two children: Finn and Isla. Pat has run sound professionally for eight years, helped churches with website design, and plays a variety of musical instruments. In Pat’s free time, he enjoys watching movies with his wife and eating Chipotle.
Youth Ministry Intern
Macey is the Youth Ministry Intern here at FBCScottsdale. She is in the pre-nursing program at ASU and has a contagious personality which makes her well suited for working with our students. When Macey is not studying or helping with the Youth Ministry, she enjoys coaching gymnastics, acting, and being a part of the worship team at FBCS.
Children's Ministry Intern
Peter is the Children’s Ministry Intern here at FBCScottsdale. He is the oldest of five kids and has been attending FBCS his whole life. Peter has been working with the after-school drama club at Tonaleas for five years. Peter enjoys playing Dungeons and Dragons, video games, and collecting comics in his free time.
Social Media Intern
Andrew is the Social Media Intern here at FBCScottsdale. He is the middle child in a family with three boys. Andrew began his work at FBCS as a social media intern in 2019 as a foreign exchange student and we have been blessed to have him continue his responsibilities remotely as he presently resides in Indonesia. In Andrew’s free time he enjoys singing, dancing, reading books, and watching shows.
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