Bane has served, as Lead Minister, at FCC since 2008 . Originally from the mountains of Virginia, he and his wife, Crystal, have been married for 18 years and have two beautiful girls, Karis and Priya. They also have a wonderful bulldog, Lucy.
Bane spent a lot of years in education (Bluefield College of Evangelism B.A., Cincinnati Christian University M.A. and M.Div, and Ashland Theological Seminary D.Min.). He loves to teach, preach, and learn. He also loves spending time with his family, hiking, reading, watching football, and loves working with kids of all ages.
Ryan has served as Youth Minister at FCCR since 2012. Ryan is originally from the Hampton Roads area in Virginia. He graduated from Mid Atlantic Christian University. Ryan has a passion for helping equip students and parents for spiritual growth.
Ryan enjoys all things Batman, board games, some video games, good food, and spending time with friends. He is an fan of the Washington Redskins and Notre Dame football. If you ever need someone to taste test some good barbeque or to talk over your fantasy football team, he is willing.
Nancy has served at FCC since 2005. Nancy covers a variety of roles with a servant's attitude. She not only is the office adminstrator, but she also has a heart for people that is evident. She helps to lead in several areas including benevolence, hospitality, women's ministries, and finances.
Nancy and her husband are involved with many aspects of the church, as well as with our local Boys and Girls club. Nancy has a love for animals and animal rescue. If you ever want to bring a puppy up to the office for her to meet, she would appreciate that.
Tracey has served as our Part-time Director of Children's Ministries since 2012. She is originally from Danville, VA. She earned her B.S. degree in Elementary Education from East Carolina University. Tracey has taught in the Roanoke Rapids School district for many years. Currently she teaches Kindergarten at Manning Elementary.
Tracey loves music, drama, the beach, and her four Jack Russell terriers (Moca, Scooter, Pocco, and Kenzie). One of highlights of her ministry here is the annual Children's Christmas musical. If you want to see Tracey smile, talk to her about her kids at school or here at FCC.
Donna has served as Part Time Director of Early Childhood Ministries since 2014. She and her husband have three grown children. Donna loves little kids and they love her. She also teaches the adult women's Sunday school class.
Donna is very creative, she paints, sews, decorates, and designs. Donna is a woman of wisdom that blesses everyone that knows her.
Kitty has served as our Part-time Director of Worship Ministries since 2012. She is a native of Roanoke Rapids and has attended FCC for many years. Her husband, Randy, is also a vital part of the worship ministry at FCC. Kitty graduated with a B.S. in Elementary Education from Barton College. Kitty is a full time teacher at Chaloner Middle School.
In her spare time, Kitty enjoys spending time with her two college age children, Taylor and Madison. She also enjoys reading, exercising, playing with her two dogs, and spending time with family and friends.