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Leadership

Below is a list of some of the key leadership that inspire our church to minister and love excellently inside and outside the four walls of our meeting places!

TJ Hall

Pastor TJ got his first taste of ministry by playing drums for his church. Eventually, he felt a calling to minister to teenagers and help bring them to a closer walk with the Lord. Over the years, he also led teens and young adults on summer camps, conferences, missions trips, and other outings. Pastor TJ is…

Karrianne Hall

Pastor Karrianne got her start in ministry by working with teens and later became a youth pastor. Over the years, she has also gained valuable experience in the areas of children, women, outreach, and church leadership. Karrianne currently co-pastors alongside her husband, TJ Hall. Her desire is to see people grow closer to God and become all that…

Justin Baker

Pastor Justin has been leading worship at churches, conferences, retreats, and on missions trips for many years. He has a passion for leading people in not just singing songs but growing in the knowledge of God and increasing in the awe of His wondrous beauty, power, and love. Often this is done in the time of…

Kelly Baker

Pastor Kelly loves to encourage believers to stay spiritually nourished in their walk with God, as well as help them identify what’s holding them back and find freedom to thrive. Kelly knew from a very young age that God had called her to the ministry. She currently serves with her husband, Justin, in leading the worship ministry,…

Joe Thompson

Elder Joe Thompson has been a servant in the Body of Christ for over 50 years. He believes that serving means to put other’s needs ahead of his own with the right heart and motivation by keeping the will of God first. Elder Joe has served in ministry from clean-up and housekeeping to eldership—always with…

Brenda Hall

Brenda has been serving in the Body of Christ her entire life and has had the honor to serve the Lord in singing, teaching, counseling, training, and overseeing various ministries. Having graduated from Lee College (now Lee University) with a degree in education, she has also taught in both public and private schools. At present, Brenda has…

Tracye Thompson

Minister Tracye Thompson has served for many years in various ministries in the church body. Along with the gifts of exhortation, she excels in bringing out the practical truths of God’s Word. Her hope is that her teaching challenges and transforms the listeners. Always having a good word for everyone, Tracye desires to encourage and…

Forshonda Williams

Forshonda Williams has a passion for teaching young children. Although she began her career in the Air Force, God brought her back to her heart’s desire. She has been teaching in children’s ministry for over 20 years. Besides serving as the preschool children’s church director at The Connection Church, Forshonda is a preschool teacher at…

Tiffany Marshall

Tiffany Marshall is a long-time member of The Connection Church, where she gave her life to Jesus and began the extraordinary journey of walking with the Body of Christ. Over the years she has been involved in youth ministry, mission trips, and outreach programs. Tiffany is currently our Seedlings Nursery Director. She has devoted herself…

Tony Hall

Dr. Tony Hall has been an ordained minister for 40 years. He was the Founding Pastor of The Connection Church. He is also the Director of The Fathers Foundation, dedicated to the funding of the gospel of Jesus Christ around the world, as well as the Founder and President of The Fathers Net, a network…