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

    • 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
    • Favorite musicians/bands:  needtobreathe, TobyMac, 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.