Immanuel Bible Church Elders

Elder Saturday Prayer

The elders of Immanuel meet every Saturday morning for prayer at 7am in the Prayer Room (W101). The congregation is invited to join them on the first Saturday of each month. They look forward to seeing you there.

Elder Council Chart, March 2019

Executive Committee

Chairman—Bobby Little
Vice Chairman—Kyle White
—Scott Faught
Treasurer—Jay Blackwell
Ryan Francis, Bob Hartman, Steve Holley, Jesse Johnson
Lay Elders
Nigel Azer, Joel Benson, Chris Gleason, George Lawrence, Eric Tibbits, Jim Clingenpeel, JD Taliaferro - Alternates

Ministry Councils

Adult Education and Groups Council

(ABFs, Challenge, IBI, Precept, Small Groups, Stewardship, Job-Seekers)

bob hartman
Bob Hartman,
Pastor of Adult Education and Groups


joel benson
Joel Benson
dan crabtree
Dan Crabtree
david davis
David Davis
scott faught
Scott Faught
alex hairgrove
Alex Hairgrove
marc johansen
Marc Johansen

Care and Counseling

(Lay Counseling, Training, Premarital Mentoring, Support Groups, Workshops, Care Ministry)

bob hartman
Bob Hartman,
Pastor of Adult Education & Groups


rob hughes
Rob Hughes
marty schuh
Marty Schuh

Hispanos en Cristo

juan ancalle
Juan Ancalle
Pastor of Hispanic Ministries

Leadership Team

mario butron
Mario Butron
federico carreira
Federico Carreira

Next Generation, Discipleship and Family Council

tom joyce
Tom Joyce,
Pastor of Discipleship, Family and Next Generation

Elders (Next Generation)
(Middle and High School Ministries, Student Missions, Children's Ministry)

jay blackwell
Jay Blackwell
jim clingenpeel
Jim Clingenpeel
ryan francis
Ryan Francis
di-chris gleason
Chris Gleason
mark warden
Mark Warden

Elders (Discipleship and Family)
Men’s and Women's Ministries, Military Ministry)

di-eric tibbets
Eric Tibbets
di-kyle white
Kyle White

Operations & Finance Council

(Support Staff Personnel, Finance, Bookstore, Facility Maintenance, IT, Transportation & Parking, Security, Safety, Benevolent)

david leach
David Leach,
Chief Operating Officer


jay blackwell
Jay Blackwell
david davis
Dave Davis
david fowler
Dave Fowler

Teaching, Doctrine and Music, Worship Council

jesse johnson
Jesse Johnson
Lead Teaching Pastor

Elders (Teaching and Doctrine)

nigel Azer
Nigel Azer
ryan francis
Ryan Francis
alex hairgrove
Alex Hairgrove
rob hughes
Rob Hughes
bobby little
Bobby Little

Elders (Music and Worship)
(Worship Choir and Orchestra,  Dance and Drama, Kid's and Youth Choir, Communion, Ushers, Greeters, Levites, AVL)

chris hayes
Chris Hayes
ron peoples
Ron Peoples

World Missions

(World Missions, Local Outreach, AM Prayer, ESL, Scouting, People of Prayer, Immanuel’s Hope)

michael connor
Michael Connor,
Pastor of World Missions and Outreach


nigel Azer
Nigel Azer
george lawrence
George Lawrence
bobby little
Bobby Little
jordan standridge
Jordan Standridge
jim traficant
Jim Traficant
david treadwell
David Treadwell,
Elder Emeritus

Immanuel Christian School Council

stephen danish
Stephen Danish,
Head of School


david drum
David Drum
di-chris gleason
Chris Gleason
jd taliaferro
JD Taliaferro

Immanuel Christian School Board:
B. Beall, H. Parsons, J. Rutherford, W. Sprance, J.D. Taliaferro, Scott Thompson

Immanuel Christian School

Located in Springfield, VA, and serving families across Fairfax County and Northern Virginia, our private Christian school offers challenging and engaging educational opportunities for students in grades K-High School. Learn more.

KStation: Our Children's Ministry

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Contact Us

Immanuel Bible Church
6911 Braddock Road
Springfield VA 22151-3602


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