Deacon and Staff

First Baptist Church of Austinville staff and Deacons Christmas Dinner at the Fright House in Hartselle. December 12, 2016.

Randy Berry

Brother Randy has a tremendous passion for God’s Word coupled with a love for God’s people.  He has a contagious spirit of generosity that flows through every facet of his ministry.  Having received his mandate from God, Randy obediently fulfills his calling as Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church Austinville. His vision for the church…

Bob Waldrop

Bro. Bob Waldrop loves to hear praise and music from God’s people.  “Through Him then, let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name.”  Hebrews 13:15. Bob was called into the ministry when he was eighteen.  He received his Bachelor of…

Angie LaVerde

Angie LaVerde plays the piano for each service. She is the director of the Kid’s Time for the children on Sunday Night. She is married to Bruce LaVerde.

Rex Cheatham

Rex Cheatham serves as the Chairman of Deacon, Vice President of Men Ministry, assist with Kid’s Time, and is one of the praise singers.

Bruce LaVerde

Bruce LaVerde serves as deacon, youth teacher, praise singer, and outreach director. He is a minster of the gospel.