Find out how we view the Bible, Jesus, God, and the Holy Spirit. Our core beliefs are what guide BFA in everything we do. 


Our Kids Ministry is a high energy and Bible enriching experience for children from Birth to 6th Grade


Check our our values and find out what drives the vision of BFA. Our values are what unite our whole community. 


Kadre Youth is a great place for your youth to get plugged in to a great community of jr. high and high school students looking to learn more about Jesus.



James Lair
Lead Pastor
Ron Fortenberry
Executive Pastor
Kyle Howeth
Student Ministries Director
Alberto Bello
Associate Pastor
Jeanette Poteete
Seniors Pastor
Janel Self
Childrens Ministries Pastor
Nathan Smith
Worship Director

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