Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.  

Denver Copeland, Senior Pastor As the primary teaching pastor, Pastor Denver Copeland has a passion for carefully unpacking the truths of Scripture. He has been in ministry for over 40 years working as a servant for the Lord while serving God’s people. He became the Senior Pastor at Stithton Baptist Church on November 7, 2016.  Pastor Copeland came from the Waikoloa Baptist Church in Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii where he served as Senior Pastor for 5 years. Additionally, Pastor Copeland and his wife Debbie served for three years on the Island of Oahu as Co-Directors of Puu Kahea Baptist Center; Pastor of Lighthouse Community Church, in Nikiski, Alaska and on staff and/or pastor of churches in Missouri, Colorado, Germany and Nevada. Also, Pastor Copeland retired from the military. Email: pastor@stithton.org
 
Corey McGee, Worship Pastor
 
Corey McGee has been serving in a variety of ministries for over 25 years, from a camping ministry in New Mexico to being Senior Pastor at Lighthouse Community Church in Nikiski, Alaska. He has served mainly in the areas of music and pastoring. He grew up in Texas and New Mexico where he has developed a good taste for Mexican food. Corey received his B.S. in Psychology from Angelo State University and his MDIV. at SouthWestern Theological Seminary. He has three awesome boys, Ben, Rykona, and Kyona. Corey and Ashley, his amazing wife, where married in 2004. They have a sincere desire to lead others in worshiping Jesus, having people in their home to study the Word of God and experience life changing growth in Jesus Christ. Corey is a Dallas Cowboys fan and Texas collegiate teams, loves jigsaw puzzles, sports, the great outdoors, and fiddling around with woodworking projects. Email:  worship@stithton.org
 
 
Jeremy Watson, Young Adult/Student Pastor
Jeremy, Anna, and Lily Watson came to Stithton in the fall of 2017 from Columbus, GA where Jeremy was stationed at Fort Benning, GA for five years. Shortly after moving, Jeremiah Jr. was born. Jeremy is a student at Southern Seminary and a Chaplain Candidate in the Army Reserves. Jeremy and Anna have been married since December of 2013 and currently live in the North Dietz subdivision of Fort Knox. 
 
Email:  youngadultpastor@stithton.org
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kandice Hightower, Children’s Ministry Director 
Kandice is passionate about reaching kids for Christ. She grew up in Texas where she met her husband, Josh. They have been married for 17 years and have 3 children among them as well as countless others they consider their “kids”.  They have spent the last 15 years living in Nikiski, Alaska. Kandice has actively been involved in Children Ministry and outreach events in that community for 10 years. Together they ran a Christian Based preschool from 2013- July 2018. The family moved to Radcliff in August 2018 and are excited to be part of the mission of reaching kids for Christ in their new community through SBC.
Email:  children@stithton.org
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Shameca Freeman, Administrative Assistant
Shameca is a graduate from Western Kentucky University with BFA in Theatre (1998) and a BS in Psychology (2016).  She has worked with a variety of theatre companies and has toured 48 states and 7 countries and is currently on the Board of Directors at Hardin County Playhouse.  During her travels, she met her husband, Luke.  They have been married for 10 years and have one daughter.   She has attended Stithton Baptist Church since she was a child and is still an active member at the church.
 
 Email:  churchmail@stithton.org
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gabe Onusko, Maintenance
 
 
Neva “Nadine” Priest-Financial Secretary
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ron Cox-Treasurer
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Stithton Baptist Church
95 Park Ave.
Radcliff, KY  40160
(270)351-6055
email:  churchmail@stithton.org
Office Hours:  M-F 8:30-4:30