Tom Gibson, Executive Pastor

Tom Gibson is Executive Pastor and Staff Elder at Christ Fellowship Baptist Church. Tom served as chairman of the Elders at Christ Fellowship Baptist Church for ten years prior to joining the pastoral staff. Tom is a native of Ohio and a graduate of Ohio State University. He was a hospital administrator with the University of South Alabama Health System for thirty-two years.  Tom has had a preaching and evangelistic ministry for over twenty-five years. He serves on the International Board of Samara Center for Biblical Training, a member school of The Masters Academy International in Samara, Russia and on the executive board of One Passion Ministries. Tom and his wife Laurie have two sons, Michael and Jarrod, and 6 grandchildren.
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Lay Elders

Bill Arther is a charter member of CFBC and serves as an elder. He graduated from Auburn University 1956 with a degree in Forestry. He owned an import company for 35+ years and supplied industrial fasteners, castings of all types and forgings. These were sold to companies throughout the United States . This required traveling to Pacific Rim countries (Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China) several times each year. He carried bibles to China each trip to give to the Chinese people he was in contact with.  He is a retired Colonel from the Army having served 34 years on active duty in the National Guard and Reserves. He is married to his Godly wife, Sharon and they have 4 daughters, 10 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.

Bill Morgan is a charter member of CFBC and serves as an elder. He graduated from Troy University, University of Alabama Birmingham, and Andersonville Theological Seminary. He was a secondary math teacher as well as a school principal for thirty years before retiring. He spent thirteen years in the Army and Army Reserve retiring as a Captain. He was an associate pastor as well as a senior pastor for six years each. For the last thirteen years he has been involved in short-term preaching and teaching trips to the Philippines, along with conducting a fatherhood program in Baldwin county. He is married to Susan Morgan with three grown children as well as nine grandchildren.
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Glenn Talbot is also a charter member of Christ Fellowship, born and raised in Mobile, AL graduating in 1971 from W. P. Davidson High School. Glenn has a degree from the University of Mobile in Organizational Management. He has taught Sunday school classes at different times at CFBC and served as a deacon. He currently teaches our Faith Builders Equppin Hour classHe is married to Cathy and they have two adult children, Lindsey and Fuller.
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Tyler Till is a native Mobilian and charter member of Christ Fellowship.  He has worked in the chemical manufacturing industry for over 30 years.  Tyler has served as a deacon and ministered in nursing homes, rescue missions, and other evangelistic outreaches.  He is currently leading our LEGACY (60+) adult Sunday School class.  He and his wife Linda have two adult children and one grandson.                                                                                                                                       Contact Tyler:

Support Staff:

Diane Emigh, Office Manager

Diane Emigh was born and raised in Mobile, AL. She is married to Curtis. They have two adult daughters, Erin and Carrie and have been blessed with four granddaughters. Diane has been part of the Christ Fellowship church staff since 2006.
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Dr. Christopher Lovely, Music Leader

Dr. Christopher Lovely has served in various music ministry positions in the southeastern United States for the past 23 years. He received his Associate of Arts degree from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, his Bachelor of Music from William Carey College, and his Master of Music from The University of Southern Mississippi. He recently completed the requirements for his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Conducting from The University of Southern Mississippi. Christopher is also the Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Mobile, teaches Vocal Coaching and directs the Music Theory program.  He and his wife Michele, have a teenage son, Joshua.

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