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Condy and his wife Anna came to FIFBC in July 2014 after serving at two other churches in Camden and Sumter, South Carolina. Condy and Anna have three children: Ruthie, Condy Jr., and Rebecca. Condy enjoys running and is an avid college sports fan. His years as a pastor have allowed him to travel all over the world (Turkey, Italy, Botswana, Honduras, Haiti, New York, Alabama, Brazil, etc.) God has given him a passion for missions.
After serving as a Student Pastor for eleven years, Ryan came to Fountain Inn First Baptist Church in June of 2015. He and his wife Emily have two children—Elliott (4) and Sam (1). Ryan has a B.A. In History from Anderson University and a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary. In his free time, Ryan enjoys taking trips with his family (especially to Disney World), and is an avid Clemson Tiger fan. God has given him a passion for helping believers grow to be more like Jesus.
Stephen came to Fountain Inn First Baptist Church in January of 2016. Though Stephen has called the Upstate home for more than 25 years, he was born and raised as a “preacher’s kid” in Charleston, SC. He received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Furman and his Master’s degree in Education from the University of South Carolina. When not at work, Stephen is an avid Furman Fan and enjoys spending time on the lake in his kayak.
Wesley and his wife Caroline served in Gaffney before moving to Fountain Inn FBC. They have two boys-Weston and Coleman. Wesley grew up in Lugoff, SC and received his undergraduate and Master’s degrees from North Greenville University.
Jennifer started attending Fountain Inn First Baptist in September 2011. Jennifer is married to Alan and they have a daughter named Hannah. Jennifer graduated from USC Upstate with a BS degree in Business and Accounting. Her hobbies include camping and boating. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her favorite bible verses are Romans 8:38-39.
Shelby grew up in Fountain Inn. Shelby began serving as Ministerial Staff Assistant at FBC in 1988. Shelby married her high school sweet heart and best friend, Johnny Boling, in 1963. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing golf and watching her two granddaughters, Lacie and Allissa Grace, playing Volleyball. Her favorite Bible Verse – Philippians 4:13 -“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”
Marie and Kenny Hilliard have been married for 31 years. They have 2 boys, Kenny Hilliard III and Justin. They have been active servants at Fountain Inn First Baptist for 21 years. Marie started working full time in the maintenance department in June of 2015.
Coming to First Baptist Weekday Preschool in October of 1997 has been a joy and a blessing for Lee. She has taught 4 year olds for 22 years, and has an understanding of the unique characteristics of preschoolers. Lee and her husband, Ken, have 4 children and 3 grandchildren. They enjoy riding bikes together and spending time with the family. In her spare time, Lee enjoys spending time with the grandchildren, reading, crafting, hiking, sewing, and cooking.