Tommy Smith born and raised in Jacksonville Florida. Bro Tommy worked in the plumbing and piping industry until he surrendered to fulltime Ministry in 1999. He is a graduate of the Baptist College of Florida where he studied Theology (2004). He met his wife, Cheryl at BCF and they married in 2005. He and Cheryl have 4 children Rhett (11), Reece (9), Rayce (6), and Piper (3) as well as two black labs Beau and Belle. Bro Tommy has served as youth Pastor, Associate Pastor and Senior Pastor for nearly 20 years of Ministry. Apart from family time he likes to hunt, fish, run and cook. His passion is teaching God’s word and seeing the Disciples being made. He also enjoys the occasional Gator football game from time to time. Bro Tommy’s Favorite verse is 1st Samuel 12:24- “ Only fear the Lord, and serve him in truth with all your heart: for consider how great things he hath done for you.”
Brother Daryl has served as Minister of Music and Education since July 1997. Brother Daryl is a native to South Louisiana. God has blessed Brother Daryl with a wonderful Christian wife, Robin, and six daughters, two son in laws, and four grandchildren. Daryl is a three-time graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He earned an Associate of Divinity in Church Music Ministry in 1992, graduated in 1994 with a Bachelor of General Studies degree and in 1995 he earned a Master of Arts degree in Christian Education. Brother Daryl has been at the church since 1997.
Rose is a life long resident of Washington Parish. She is married to Rodney Bond and they have two sons and daughter-in-laws, and three grandchildren. Rose worked in the insurance industry for many years before coming to work at Hillcrest. She enjoys working with Upward Sports and spending time with her grandchildren when she is not in the office.