Lead & Children's Pastors
Nick & Melissa Arnold
Nick and Melissa were married in 2005 and are raising a beautiful and sweet daughter. They began serving in the student ministry at FWC in 2005 and Melissa became the children's pastor in 2010. In June of 2014 they became the lead pastors here at FWC. Both have degrees in their field of ministry, Nick's from Central Bible College and Melissa's from Drury University.
Nick and Melissa are passionate about individuals both young and old being in love with Jesus and they strive to be Godly examples of what it means to be followers of Jesus.
Youth & Worship Pastors
Jeremy & Heidi Uptegrove
Jeremy and Heidi were married in 2001 and have three energetic and sweet children. They joined the FWC staff in Sept 2016. Both have Bachelor of Arts degrees from Lee University in Tennessee.
They are passionate about loving the people of God and leading them to a closer walk with Jesus. They have served in student ministry in the local church for over a decade and leading worship for just as long.