Rev. Sam Schaus, Pastor

Sam was born and raised in Edmond, OK, a suburb of Oklahoma City. After High School he left Oklahoma, heading for the South East to attend the University of South Carolina where he graduated with a degree in Religious Studies (2011). After graduating from USC he attended Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, GA where he received a Master of Divinity degree as well as a degree in Christian Education (2015).

His wife Jessica is an elementary school teacher, and they enjoy spending time outside, hiking with their dog, and traveling to as many National Parks as possible. They are expecting their first child in April 2020.



Janie Brooks, Office Administrator

Janie has served as Office Administrator since January 1993. She is often referred to as the “Baptist Secretary” and the “Queen Bee”. She is married to husband Ross. They have three grown children and seven grandchildren. She enjoys the beach, her pool and scrapbooking.

Jocelyn Campbell, Pianist

Jocelyn is the accompanist for the Worship Ensemble which participates in the 8:30 Chapel worship service. She is also the accompanist at Barton Springs Presbyterian Church, and is a local substitute teacher. She and husband Michael have two grown daughters, Amanda and Anna, and she enjoys cross-stitching.

Kathy Stewart, Event Coordinator

(423) 748-4335

Kathy, married to Facilities Manager Dennis, handles scheduling and arrangements for special events planned by individuals and organizations requesting to use our church facilities. With her private catering business, she is available to help with decorations and food service as well. She and Dennis have four adult children and seven grandchildren.

Melissa Brummitt, Day Custodian

Melissa keeps our building sparkling and since she is the consummate organizer, everything is in its proper place! Melissa and husband Tom have two boys, Nathaniel and Andrew, and when she isn’t chauffeuring them, she enjoys crafting and scrapbooking.

Dennis Stewart, Facilities Manager

(423) 748-1446

Dennis is the go-to person for physical facility set-up, maintenance, repair and overall supervision of our church building. He is married to Event Coordinator Kathy, and they have four grown children and seven grandchildren.