Pastor Billy has served as the lead pastor of Resurrection Church since 2007. He has a passion for the Word of God and a deep desire to see God’s people growing in Christ and advancing God’s kingdom. He and his wife Melissa have eight children, and for fun he enjoys reading or watching Carolina basketball (Go, Heels!) and Shark Week with his kids. Pastor Billy loves Charlotte, and his favorite thing to do in the city is go on dates with his wife.
After stints as a missionary in St. Petersburg, Russia, and Dublin, Ireland, in 2009 Pastor Matt became associate pastor of Resurrection Church, where he oversees the church’s worship, small group, and youth ministries. He is joined at Resurrection Church by his wife Joanna, and their three children. Pastor Matt likes to golf, and his favorite thing to do in Charlotte is…golf.
DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES
Since 2014, Melissa Miller has directed the children’s ministries of Resurrection Church, including its nurseries, children’s churches, and annual Vacation Bible School. Melissa enjoys walking and gardening, and her favorite thing to do in Charlotte is trying out different restaurants with her husband.
Before beginning to work with the youth ministries of Resurrection Church in 2017, Christian Reynolds spent two years playing drums at Teen Mania and traveling with their Acquire the Fire youth conferences. For fun, Christian enjoys playing drums, eating sushi, watching sports, and playing Fortnite. His favorite thing to do in Charlotte is going to Charlotte Hornets or Carolina Panthers games.
DIRECTOR OF NEIGHBORHOOD OUTREACH
Since 1990, Sheila Eichert has directed the neighborhood outreach ministries of Resurrection Church, overseeing weekly clubs and seasonal events to share the gospel with unreached children and youth in our community. She and her husband Stephan enjoy traveling the country to visit their children and grandchildren. Sheila also enjoys hiking and gardening.
DIRECTOR OF RESURRECTION DANCE MINISTRIES
Teresa Gardner founded Resurrection Dance Ministries in 1978 in response to God’s call to redeem the arts for His glory and worship. Today she continues to oversee this ministry of teaching, encouraging, and facilitating the worship of God through movement and the arts. Every week she looks forward to celebrating God’s goodness with the people of Resurrection Church on Sundays and sharing her love for Israel at Shabbat gatherings in her home on Fridays.
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
In 2015, Chuck Davis took oversight of the operational side of the ministries and properties of Resurrection Church, where he attends with his wife Teresa and their daughter Alayna. For fun, he likes to golf with his youngest son, Jared, and fish with his youngest daughter, Alayna. His favorite thing to do in Charlotte is anything with his wife, children, or grandchildren.
Jessica Reynolds became the Communications Coordinator for Resurrection Church in 2018, which means she is often the first voice you hear, the first face you see, or the first person to respond to your texts or emails. In addition to helping the church run smoothly, Jessica likes to read, cook, and bake. She’s happy doing anything in Charlotte as long as she can stop for coffee.