Darrell Kepler

Lead Pastor

Dr. Kepler has a passion for preaching and teaching God’s Word and for exhorting God’s people to pursue Christ with increasing passion and conviction. He is likewise passionate about seeing people experience the love and forgiveness that is available to all who come to faith in Jesus Christ.  Darrell and his fantastic wife Teresa have six beautiful grandchildren, Ava, Mikayla, Lyla, Vander, Olivia, and Enver.

Carlton Burns

Associate Pastor

Carlton is our associate pastor. His primary focus is family and discipleship however he is always willing to serve in other areas.  He wants to see families in Richmond become strengthened by thier love of Christ.  We are so thankful for his heart to serve the Lord. He and his lovely wife have four great kids. 

Christian Fuesler

Youth Pastor

Christian is our youth pastor. His heart for young people is truly amazing, and he wants to see the gospel of Jesus Christ transform the lives of the teens  across this richmond. Chirstian and his amazing wife Madison who partners with him in minstry have an adorable little girl.

Janie Nichols

Office Staff

 From answering the phone, book keeping and making sure everyone is aware of what is coming up; Janie is big part of everything we do at Hillcrest. She also sings regualarly during our worship service. 

Caryn Combs

Office Staff

If something is printed at Hillcrest, Caryn most likely had a part in. When she is not serving the church family, you will most likely find her scrapbooking or doing floral design. 

Larry & Helen Seals

Operation Facilities Manager 

Larry and Helen have been married for 61 years and partner together in keeping our campus here at Hillcrest comfy, cozy and clean.