OUR STAFF MEMBERS

The staff at Parkers Creek Baptist Church has spent many years commited to Christian service. Our staff enjoys serving our community, whether in sharing our faith or just lending a helping hand. Here are a few of Parkers Creek Baptist Church’s staff members, starting with :

Dr. Mike Eiras                                                                       

Pastor Mike is originally from Nashville and attended Park Avenue Baptist Church during his years as a college student. It was while serving on a short-term missions team that he began sensing the Lord calling him to ministry. He attended Ole Miss, has a Bible degree from Tennessee Temple University and a Masters and Doctorate from Grand Rapids Baptist Theological Seminary. Mike has served in both large and smaller churches in a variety of roles, the last 20 years as a Senior Pastor. He is now serving as the Pastor of First Baptist Church of Dent in Cincinnati. Pastor Mike’s wife Cheri shares his love for the local church. She is an incredible teammate and is especially gifted in areas related to discipleship and mentoring women. She has taught, both professionally and in the local church, has served as a staff writer for the SBC, and has been especially involved in promoting local and global missions. Mike and Cheri have two boys. Bradley is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati. He ran track in college and played football for UC until a career ending injury. He lives in Nashville and is engaged to be married this next summer. He is currently working on a Masters in Sports Management. Their younger son Jordan is a recent graduate of Liberty University. This past year he hiked the 2200-mile Appalachian Trail, from Georgia to Maine, and he is now serving as a bi-vocational Youth Pastor.

 

Jeff Redding

Worship Pastor
Jeff Redding is married to Karen and they have 3 children: Matthew, Micah & Hannah. He is a graduate of Samford University with a B.A Music degree and has been serving in ministry since 1990. He has ministry experience working in music, youth and church planting. Jeff also works full-time at Capitol Christian Music in the Brentwood Benson Music department.
Favorites:
Hobby – Writing & Music
Book (other than Bible) – Letters from Heaven
Food – Peruvian
Music – Contemporary Christian, jazz, classical, bluegrass, classic rock, salsa
Sports Teams – Auburn Tigers, Tennessee Titans, Nashville Predators, Peruvian Men’s Soccer team
Bible verse – Micah 7:7-8

Greg Breese

Student Pastor
 
Greg Breese is married to Brooke and they have 3 children: Cameron, Carlie and Caleb.
Greg has a Master’s in Education and he has over 12 years ministry experience and 20 years experience in the teaching profession. Greg also teaches Algebra I and is the Assistant Soccer Coach at DCHS.
Favorites:
Hobby – Puzzles
Book (other than Bible) – Dean Joints books
Food – Mexican
Music: No particular favorite
Sports Teams – LSU Tigers, LA Rams, Nashville Predators, LA Dodgers
Bible verse – Proverbs 3:5-6

Denise Brison

Church Secretary
 
Denise Brison is married to Randy and has 2 sons: Todd and Ian. She is a graduate of Tennessee Tech University with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Education and has been working as the secretary at Parkers Creek since 2006. She also works as an adult education teacher
Favorites:
Hobby – Reading, puzzles and playing games
Book (other than Bible) – The Circle Trilogy
Food – Anything chocolate
Music – Contemporary Christian
Sports Teams – Tennessee Titans
Bible verse – Isaiah 40:31