Elders

The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honor, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching. – 1 Timothy 5:17

The congregation is currently lead by eight very capable elders. These men are shepherds of this congregation who’s primary interest is the souls of the membership.

Frank Wampol

Frank and Pam Wampol placed membership at Riverchase in 2002. They previously worshiped at the Center Point and Roebuck Parkway congregations in Alabama where Frank served as a deacon for 12 years. Frank was baptized into the Lord’s church in 1987. He regularly teaches Bible classes and has a passion for mission work having participated…

Bill Jones

Bill Jones and his wife Twyla have been members at Riverchase since 2006. Bill is a 1983 graduate of Auburn University and has been employed by Alabama Power Company his entire career. He currently serves as Marketing Support Director at the corporate office in Birmingham. Bill and Twyla began dating in college and were married…

Ron Steen

Ron Steen has served as an elder at Riverchase since 1991 after serving as a deacon for several years. He and his wife, Becky, began attending Riverchase in 1984. Prior to coming to Riverchase, Ron served as a deacon at two other congregations, and he regularly teaches Bible classes. He graduated from Auburn University in…

Tim Parker

Tim Parker has served as an Elder at Riverchase since 2000. He and wife, Barbara have been members at Riverchase since 1997. He formerly served as a Deacon at the Broad Street congregation in Phoenix City, AL, the Warm Springs Road congregation in Columbus, GA and here at Riverchase. Tim graduated from Auburn University in 1970…

Ron Jackson

Ron Jackson has served as an elder since 2000 after serving as a deacon for several years. Ron and his wife; Peggy, have been attending Riverchase since 1981. Ron is a graduate of Alabama Christian (currently known as Faulkner University) – A.A., Harding University – B_A., Abilene Christian University – M.A., and the University of…

Grover Jackson

Grover Jackson has served as an elder at Riverchase since 1987 and served as a deacon for a number of years prior. Grover and his family have been at Riverchase since ”day one” – the first Sunday in November, 1979. Grover worked in banking for 32 years and for a number of years with his…

Adam Creel

Adam Creel has served as a Deacon at Riverchase since 2005. During that time, his primary responsibility has been working with the small group ministry. He and his wife Alisa, along with their twin daughters, began attending Riverchase in 1998 when they first relocated to the Birmingham area from Montgomery. Adam graduated from Troy State…

Don Bowen

Don Bowen has served as an elder at Riverchase since 1991 after serving as deacon since 1980. He and his wife, Joyce, were part of the original group that came from the Central Church of Christ and started the Riverchase Church of Christ in November of 1979. Don graduated from David Lipscomb University in 1971…