Who We Are
Joey McIntosh - Senior Pastor
In January 2020, Joey accepted the pastorate position. He is originally from Dayton, Ohio and attended Tri-State Baptist College in Walls, Mississippi, where he and his wife, Leah, of Cabot, Arkansas, met and each obtained their Bachelors in Christian Education. He and Leah have been married since 2011 and they have two sons, Jonah and Tanner.
Bro. Joey has a special appreciation for bus ministries. He began riding the church bus at the age of 4. Five years later, he accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior. He surrendered to preach at the age of 13 while attending a church camp.
Steve Gonzalez - Youth Pastor
Steve joined our staff as Youth Pastor in June of 2020. Steve has over 9 years of experience working in Children and Youth Ministry. Steve and his wife Veronica have a great desire to love, lead and disciple teenagers.
Steve's favorite verse is Philippians 4:13 "I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me."
Darin Barfield - Worship Leader
Darin joined our staff as Worship Minister in June of 2018. He has been leading worship in the Springfield area for 16 years in both part-time and full-time capacities. Over those years he has taken music courses at Baptist Bible College to further his abilities.
Darin’s favorite verse is Proverbs 3:5,6 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your paths”