sTAFF

  • brock Lillis

    Lead Pastor

    Brock's life was transformed by Christ after hearing the Gospel preached to his football team at MTSU. After getting his degree, he immediately began serving as an evangelist to college & high school campuses. Along with Pastoring, he continues to function as a missionary to teams & campuses. He & his beautiful wife Allyson love serving & raising their five kids: Mia, Braxton, Knox, Maddox and Sadie in Murfreesboro!  

  • Steve Johnson

    associate pastor

    Steve gave his life to Christ as a college student in Clarksville, TN. He spent 7 years serving as a campus missionary reaching college students on various college campuses. He currently serves as associate pastor and helps to oversee various aspects of Bethel's ministry. He and his beautiful wife, Joy, were married in the summer of 2016.

  • KENDRA PARKER

    cHILDREN'S Ministry director

    Josh and Kendra Parker both have been members at Bethel Community Church since 2006. Josh has served in many different areas including overseeing worship in the past and Kendra serves as the Director of Children's Ministry. They have been married since 1999 and are now the proud parents of three boys: Linkon, Eli, and Silas.

  • Dawn Randall

    church administrator

    Chad & Dawn Randall have been married since 1999 and have two children named Miranda and Rylan.  They have been members of Bethel since 2002. Chad serves in many areas of our church and previously lead our middle school ministry. Dawn has been the administrator for the church since 2010.

  • Rodney Jordan

    wORSHIP lEADER

    Rodney gave his life to Christ as a teenager. He served for over 20 years in the worship department at his local church in Ohio while traveling the world singing with various Christian artists. Since then, Rodney moved to Murfreesboro where he met and married his wife Gabby in Spring of 2014. Rodney now serves as our worship leader at Bethel.

  • Rocky & ASHLEY Peeler

    rUSH sTUDENT mINISTRY dIRECTOR

    Rocky and Ashley both gave their lives to Christ as college athletes at Austin Peay State university in Clarksville, TN. Not long after graduating, they were married. They both carry a deep heart and passion for reaching middle and high school students with the Gospel. They have 2 daughters: Rhea and Amaris.

Leadership team

  • amaNda Parker

    Women's Ministry

    Amanda Parker leads the women’s ministry. She and her husband, Bo Parker, have been faithfully serving at Bethel Community Church since 2010. Bo serves on the media team. They have been married since 1993.  They have two amazing kids, Jaymison and Sophie.

  • HEATHER WATSON

    CHILDREN'S MINISTRY

    Heather & Daniel were married and began attending Bethel in 2005. Heather leads the Backyard, the nursery-5 year old branch of our children's ministry. Daniel works as a CPA while Heather stays at home with their two boys, Carter and Charlie. 


  • Laura Birkofer

    Children's MINISTRY

    Jake & Laura Birkofer have been married for more than ten years and have three beautiful children - Sean, Eva and Jack.  Jake works as a project engineer for a general contractor and Laura is a teacher. Jake serves as an usher while Laura leads Boom, our K-5 branch of children's ministry. They also lead our iHelps ministry.

  • JASON ELAM

    mEN'S mINISTRY

    Jason and Megan Elam are long time members of Bethel and met here in Murfreesboro in 2007. Jason works as a medical device sales representative, and Megan stays at home with their 4 children: Jake, Caroline, Luke, and Ben. Jason leads men's ministry. Megan is a part of the women's ministry and also helps with the nursery.

  • REGGIE & TANORA POLK

    Reggie and Tanora are high school sweethearts from Atlanta, GA and they have 8 children. They currently reside in Franklin, TN and have been a part of Bethel for over 14yrs. Tanora Polk currently serves on the Worship Team & nursery while Reggie serves in various areas including Rush middle school ministry.