PBF LEADERSHIP

  • PASTOR greg birdwell

    Greg serves as the Teaching Pastor at Providence.  He loves to study, do, and teach the Word (Ezra 7:10).  His preparation for ministry includes a lifetime of equipping in the church and two earned degrees from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.

     

    Greg and his wife, Shelby, have been married since 1995 and have five children.  He enjoys reading, deer hunting, and spending time with his family.

  • Pastor rick jones

    Rick is both humbled and inspired by the call on his life to help proclaim the truth of the gospel to West Chester and the surrounding area. He has a Bachelor’s degree from Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, TN and still considers East Tennessee “home”.


    Rick and his wife, Michelle, have been married for over twenty years and have three children. He enjoys watching sports of all types, especially those of his kids and Tennessee Football. GBO! He has been active in the community as both a wrestling and a football coach. His areas of ministry at PBF include Men’s and Women’s Ministries, Home Fellowship Groups and overseeing budget/finance. Rick believes that the Word is sufficient for all things, including how to build and grow healthy churches. A self-proclaimed “foodie”, he likes checking out new and different restaurants in the greater Cincinnati area and spending time with his family.

  • PASTOR ken ebert

    Ken, a believer of 30 years, has a great desire to bring good news to the afflicted and broken-hearted. He and his wife formerly served as full-time missionaries for abandoned and misplaced children. He has studied and completed correspondence at Toronto Bible College and has also completed levels 1 & 2 of Nouthetic Counseling through the Association of Nouthetic Counselors.


    Ken and his wife, Amy, have been married for 38 years, and have three daughters and eight grandchildren. He enjoys his family most of all, but also enjoys boating, fishing, and hunting.

  • PASTOR dan williamson

    Dan is humbled to know that the eternal and sovereign God chose him and desires to make Him known personally and through this fellowship.  He and Becky love this church and are blessed to be a part of a body that honors The Word and makes Him known.


    Dan and Becky have been married since 1971 and are blessed with three married children and have eight grandchildren. 


    Dan graduated from Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington with degrees in History and Economics and later earned a Master’s in Logistics Management from Central Michigan University.

  • PASTOR John Botkin

    John is passionate about lifting up Jesus by teaching God’s word. Whether preaching in a pulpit, counseling over coffee, or teaching around the dinner table, he desires to see all people become mature in Christ. He holds degrees from Cedarville University (BA) and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv).

     

    John and Melinda have been married since 1999 and have been blessed with four children. When he’s not spending time with his family, John enjoys reading almost anything. His shelves are especially thick with theology, history, and classic literature. He also likes listening to jazz and Christian hip hop. 

  • PASTOR jason odel

    Jason considers it a privilege to help shepherd the saints at Providence Bible Fellowship. He praises God and is humbled that he has the opportunity to oversee youth, music, and administrative ministries. Often when he teaches, you’ll hear the mantra: Learn Truth. Live Truth. Jason profoundly enjoys helping God’s people mature in the Faith through Bible study and consistent, grace-dependent application of knowledge obtained. Having received a Master in Christian Studies degree, Jason is currently completing his MDiv in biblical counseling at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.


    Whenever Jason isn’t reading a good, gospel-centered book, you’ll find him looking for another good, gospel-centered book! He also enjoys doing home repairs and spending time with his one-year-old son, Easton, and his wife of over ten years, Tabitha.