Pastor Chris and Ally Heppding
Pastor Chris Heppding has been serving at First Baptist since January, 2009. He and his wife Ally, are a true blessing to all of us at First Baptist. The Heppding's have two sons, Christian and Gabriel.
Pastor Heppding attended Mars Hill College and Andersonville Seminary. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Mars Hill College with a double major in Accounting and Business, and has a double concentration in Marketing and Management. He also was awarded his Master’s degree from Andersonville Seminary in Religious Education.
Pastor Heppding also teaches Christian education at Vandalia Christian in Greensboro. He has been teaching since 1997, spending ten years at Lee Christian School in Sanford, NC, before coming to Vandalia Christian.
His life’s verse is Psalm 16:11. God’s call on his life is to always try to live within the center of His will. Since 1997 that call has been to Christian education. He prays that the Lord will use him to reach lost students for Christ and to encourage Christian students to remember that God is always found faithful.
Mrs. Brock started as the Administrative Assistant at First Baptist Church Randleman in August of 2008. Stacy served as Administrative Assistant for Kemper Insurance in Charlotte, NC for 8 years before she came to work here at First Baptist.
Mrs. Brock was born in Johnson City, Tennessee to Richard and Gwen Bowers. She is married to Travis Brock. They have three children and two grandchildren. Stacy has been a member of Sandy Creek Baptist Church in Liberty, NC, where her husband serves as pastor, for the past 15 years. She is serving in various areas of ministry in their church as Women’s Ministry Leader, Youth Choir Director and serves on numerous committees. Stacy’s interests include singing and spending time with her family.