Richie Clendenen is the Senior pastor of Christian Fellowship Church. He has been on staff as associate pastor for several years. Richie is a graduate of School of Ministry and also attended Christ for the Nations Bible Institute. He and his wife, Jenny, are the parents of one son, Trey.
Dr. J.T. Parish is the Founding Pastor of Christian Fellowship Church. He further serves on the Church Leadership Council, as Chairman of the Board of World Missions and Evangelism, and as President of the School of Ministry. Dr. Parish is married to Noretta Hamby Parish.
CFM Administrative Pastor
Scott Wagner has served on the staff of Christian Fellowship Church as associate pastor since 2001. He now serves as the Financial Administrator for Christian Fellowship Church. Scott and his wife, Melissa, are the parents of four children: Megan, Garrison, Jackson, and Maggie.
Paul Lamb, Student Ministries
Paul Lamb is the Student Minister of Christian Fellowship Church. He has been an educator, administrator and coach in the Marshall County School system and is a graduate of Christian Fellowship School and Murray State University. Paul and his wife, Dusti, are the parents of twins. Preston and Peyton.
Administrator/Principal, Christian Fellowship School
Bill Rowley has been in the education field for 20 years, seven years as the principal of Christian Fellowship School and now serves as the Financial Administrator for CFS as well. Bill is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington with a B.A. in Chemistry and of Murray State University with a M.A. in secondary education. He further graduated from Christ for the Nations Institute where he received a firm Biblical foundation. Bill and his wife, Freda, have one daughter, Rachel.
Elaine began working at Christian Fellowship in 1985. She and her husband, Carl, were married in Southern California where both of their daughters, Rebekah & Miriam, were born. Shortly afterwards, the family moved back to Benton, Kentucky, Carl's hometown. Elaine's family has been members of CFC since the early '80's. Both of her daughters attended Christian Fellowship School and Carl is a deacon at the church. Elaine and her husband now have eight wonderful grandchildren.
Business Office, Accounts Payable
Rebekah is the accounts payable secretary at CFC. She has attended church here since early childhood and graduated from CFS. She and her husband, Trevor, also volunteer their time to various ministries within the church every week. Together they have five beautiful girls and are a great blessing to CFC.
Business Office, Accounts Receiveable
Gina is a 1987 graduate of Marshall County High School. After graduation she attended PCC and began working in the business office of Christian Fellowship Church in 2004. Gina grew up within the church and even met her husband, Mike, here. They have two beautiful daughters, Rebekah and Sarah, who both attend Christian Fellowship School. Her husband, Mike, teaches in the high school. In addition to her duties as the accounts receivable clerk, Gina is the manager of our school cafeteria.