LOVING EACH OTHER
Welcome Paragraph Title
Jeff serves as pastor and also as Area Director of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He is married to Kim, and has two married children; Jared and Lacey(daughter Reagan), Kelsey and Kyle (daughters Hallie and Hannah).
Jeff is a retired teacher and coach in our community and lives in Kernersville.
DR. RICK HENDRICKS
Director of Music Ministry
Dr. Rick Hendricks and his wife Becky have been in music ministry for over 30 years in various states. They come to us after a brief ministry sabbatical, during which they began their careers as Keller Williams real estate agents. Both are accomplished pianists and Rick's doctorate is in piano. He is an experienced choir director and looks forward to developing our music program.
Kayleigh begins her first job as a youth director, and will be mentored by Pastor Jeff in the hopes of growing her leadership skills. She is loved by the children and is laying the groundwork for student ministry by starting with our youngest children. She and her family have been faithful attenders at KF for almost a year.
TIM AND CHRISTY ROMINGER
Social Media Volunteers
Tim manages our sound and video booth and Christy serves as our Social Media coordinator, primarily the FB Live ministry. Both have been a pleasure to work with and their efforts behind the scenes have been invaluable to Pastor Jeff.
Kelsey is the daughter of Pastor Jeff and has agreed to handle assorted duties as an administrative assistant. (She really does things Jeff cannot do.) It is a pleasure to have her serving in this role.
VISION: GROWING THE KINGDOM OF JESUS CHRIST BY LOVING GOD, LOVING OTHERS, AND SERVING OUR COMMUNITY.
MISSION: REACH, TEACH, SERVE, AND GUIDE OTHERS INTO A LOVING, PERSONAL, RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST.
"We seek to be Kingdom minded in our efforts to love God
and love others in meaningful ways." Pastor Jeff
Homecoming Sunday, September 29, 2019 launched a new vision and mission for Kernersville Friends Church. We hosted city dignitaries, community members, friends and family for our "launch" service. Four months of preparation culminated in a prayer service that highlighted members of the Friends Church of NC and the Yadkin Quarter. 102 people prayed in unity for our vision, mission, leaders, and our new pastor.
VISION: GROWING THE KINGDOM OF JESUS CHRIST BY
LOVING GOD, LOVING OTHERS, AND SERVING OUR COMMUNITY.
MISSION: REACH, TEACH, SERVE, AND GUIDE OTHERS INTO A
LOVING, PERSONAL, RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS CHRIST.
On June 2, 2019 the church welcomed Jeff Barnes as its new pastor. "We are excited about the improvements to our campus, our increased attendance, and a new energy that the the Holy Spirit has sparked in our congregation."
Kernersville Friends is a member of the Friends Church of North Carolina, a group of 29 churches connected by their unique Friends heritage and their common desire to see God's Kingdom grow.
Reaching our community
We are dedicated to stepping up our efforts to engage children and youth groups from across the Kernersville area. Inviting folks to be present for fun and exciting activities. And allowing access to our facilities is an integral part of who we desire to be as Christ's Church.