Rev. Barrett Abernethy is a native Texan, and holds degrees from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, TX and the University of Alabama. He attended seminary at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Austin, TX, and graduated with an MDiv in 2013. Barrett has a passion for ministry. He particularly enjoys worship formation, community building, and helping people sense the presence of God in their daily lives. In his spare time he likes visiting historic sites, reading, and attending Alabama football games. Barrett is married to Braegan, a librarian at the University of West Alabama, and they reside in Livingston with their daughter Evelyn and two pets
Janice Greenwood joined our staff in 2015 after completing a 30 year career in the Army Reserve. She obtained her accounting degree from the University of West Alabama. She and husband, Jim, live on a ranch they built north of Livingston in Epes after both retired from the military. As an avid fan of the Crimson Tide, she enjoys attending Bama sporting events.
Dr. Heekyung Lee obtained a BA degree in church music and two post-grad degrees in Master of Music Education and Master of Organ Performance from Keimyung University in Daegu, South Korea where she lectured for seven years. Dr. Lee was the recipient of the Organ Scholarship from the American Guild of Organists (AGO) in Atlanta, Georgia. She received her Doctorate of Musical Arts in Organ Performance from the University of Alabama in 2013.