Get to Know Our Leadership Team

Our leadership team is committed to helping you grow in freedom through helping to build your relationship with the Lord.



Get to know our team of dedicated staff and ministry leaders. We look forward to meeting you!

Kent & Beverly Mattox

Founding Pastors

Dan Mattox

Teaching Pastor

Brian & Ramey Whalen

Family Life Pastors

Josh Van Wycke

Executive Director

Nikki Gibson

Executive Pastor/Minister of Operations

Josh Scroggins

All-in-Alabama Coordinator

Jamie Scroggins

Executive Assistant to Kent & Beverly Mattox / All-in-Alabama Coordinator

Brivel Bariki

Director of Media Production

Hannah Oehrig

Media Assistant

Daniel Hughes

7 Springs Ministries Founder & Executive Director

Colonie Hughes

7 Springs Ministries Co-Founder & Executive Women’s Program Director

Cherish Catlett

Esther House Women's Recovery Program Director

Johnny Adams

7 Springs Men's Recovery Program Director

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If you have unanswered questions about our church or need assistance in planning your visit, we're happy to help!

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Cherish Catlett

Esther House Women's Recovery Program Director