Jay Lawson is our senior pastor and delivers the sermon each Sunday. He has a wife, Claudia and three grown children. Jay comes from the Tidewater area and loves to get back to the beach as much as possible. He graduated from Duke University and went to seminary at SouthEastern in Wake Forest, NC.
Doug Harris is our Associate Pastor and ministers to our children, youth and senior adults. He also coordinates our missions and homebound ministries. Doug and his wife, Karen came from North Carolina and have raised their four children in Warrenton. Doug graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill and went to seminary in Wake Forest, NC.
Nancy Redding serves as Director of Music and coordinates the music ministry at WBC. She directs the Sanctuary Choir, Handbell Choir, Children's Choir, and assists in leading worship for the two Traditional Services. Nancy holds music degrees from the University of North Alabama, the University of Mississippi, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. During the week, Nancy also serves as Warrenton Baptist's full-time administrative assistant in our church office.
David Fatula is the worship leader for the WBC Crossroads Contemporary Service. David has over 10 years experience playing in praise and worship bands here in Warrenton. He has shared his love of the Lord and his appreciation of music for 20 years in the Warrenton area by performing in churches, live bands, and teaching music and jazz at Highland School since 2004. He is close to his family and spends his free time with his wife, daughter and son, his mom, and his three grandchildren, Gavin, Tierney, and Kevin, who live right next door to him.
Greg graduated from Lynchburg College with a BA in history in 2015. He has been volunteering in an audio/visual capacity in the church since he was 12 years old and has a passion for serving the church in anyway that he can!
Delilah is our assistant secretary. She is a transplanted Michigander who came to Virginia in 1960. She took piano lessons at age 5 and has been our church pianist and organist for many years. Delilah loves the Lord, her many friends, and church family. She has two adult sons, Rich and Greg, and one grandson, Richie.
Rebecca is our Financial Secretary. She and her husband Mark have two children and one spoiled Jack Russell. They have always lived in the Warrenton area and Rebecca grew up in Warrenton Baptist. She received her Business Degree from the University of Mary Washington.