OUR STAFF

  • JOSEPH VEST  |  Lead PASTOR

    joseph@freedomfellowshipsc.com |  Twitter

    • Hometown: Danville, KY
    • What do you love about Freedom Fellowship? The people, the music, and the staff
    • Favorite Bible verse: Genesis 39:6, "Joseph was well-built and handsome."
    • Favorite sports team: Kentucky Wildcats basketball
    • What was the first concert you attended? Foreigner (not telling the year)
    • If you could have dinner with anyone living or dead, with whom would it be? My dad, who passed away about 15 years ago.
    • Favorite food: Homemade chocolate chip cookies
  • chris Roberts  |  Music/arts/media PASTOR

    chris@freedomfellowshipsc.com |  Twitter

    • What's the last book you read (other than the Bible)? David & Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
    • Favorite vacation spot: Anywhere there's a beach, but loved the Caribbean the one time I've been there. Other than that, Charleston, SC.
    • What do you love about Freedom Fellowship? The people here are some of the most genuine, loving, and serving people I've ever known.
    • Hometown: My dad was a pastor, so I have many. But Nashville, TN is where I spent my teenage years so I call that my hometown most of the time.
    • Favorite sports team(s): Charleston Southern Buccaneers (my alma mater), Carolina Gamecocks, Tennessee Titans, and the Boston Red Sox
    • Favorite Bible verse: Proverbs 3:5-6, "Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths."
  • Robin wEllmon  |  ministry assistant

    robin@freedomfellowshipsc.com

    • Favorite movie: It's A Wonderful Life and Gone with the Wind
    • If you could eat one thing for the rest of your life, what would that be? Fried okra
    • Favorite sports team: Any that my grandsons play on
    • Favorite Bible verse: Philippians 4:13, "I can do all things through Him who strengthens me."
    • What do you love about Freedom? The people
    • Hometown: Greer, SC
    • If you could have dinner with anyone living or dead, with whom would it be? Eve
    • Favorite vacation spot: Where the water meets the sand
  • ASHLEY  TEEMS  |  FREEDOM KIDS PASTOR

    ashley@freedomfellowshipsc.com

    • Favorite Bible verse: Psalm 25:4-5, "Show me your ways, Lord, teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior."
    • What's a song that instantly brings back good memories? The Wedding Song (Peter, Paul, & Mary). My uncle sang it at our wedding and all of our family members' weddings.
    • Favorite vacation spot: A tie between the beach in the summer and the mountains in the winter.
    • Favorite sports team: Clemson Tigers
    • What do you love about Freedom? The people
    • What was the first concert you attended? Elton John and Billy Joel
    • Favorite food: Salad and pizza
    • If you could have dinner with anyone living or dead, with whom would it be? My Papa, John. He was the most wise, tenderhearted, Godly man I know! What I wouldn't give to have breakfast and a morning devotion with him again. 
  • Dwain Simmons  |  student PASTOR

    dwain@freedomfellowshipsc.com |  Twitter

    • What's your favorite movie? Lord of the Rings trilogy (It's one BIG epic story!)
    • Hometown: Greenville, SC
    • If you could have dinner with anyone living or dead, with whom would it be? C.S. Lewis
    • Five favorite musicians/bands: needtobreathe, TobyMac, Bethel Worship, Crowder, Boyz II Men
    • Favorite vacation spot: Disney World
    • Favorite Bible verse: It's a 3-way tie - Proverbs 3:5-6; Ephesians 3:20-21; Romans 5:8
    • What's your favorite sports team? Duke basketball
    • What do you love about Freedom? The staff and volunteers that make it a pleasure to serve as Student Pastor.