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Rev. Rusty Milton

Rev. Rusty Milton

Senior Pastor

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Rusty was born in Auburn, Alabama as the second son to Dr. James Milton and Jane Milton. He became a Christian in university through the ministry of Campus Outreach and was discipled for the next several years through that ministry. After university, He spent the next three years as a missionary in Mongolia where he worked in a small village teaching english and discipling a few young men. When the communist party dismissed their team from the village, He returned to America to study at Wheaton College and Covenant seminary. Rusty and Jennifer met and married while in St. Louis and now have 3 children Phin, Addie, and Liam. Rusty pastored for 5 years in Clanton before being called to Christchurch, New Zealand. The Milton family spent the last 7 years in New Zealand. After much prayer the Miltons have recently left Christchurch and moved to Dothan.

Rev. Robert C. Oates

Rev. Robert C. Oates

Assistant Pastor

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Pastor Rob was born and reared in Sweetwater, Tennessee the youngest of four children of Jack and Millie Oates. Following his graduation from Columbia International University in Columbia, South Carolina he married Rosie Renich of Farmington, Michigan. Before entering Reformed Theological Seminary he served as the Youth Director at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia. After graduating from seminary he was ordained in 1981 by Knoxville Presbytery as associate pastor of Frist Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, Tennessee. In 1985 he was called to be pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Brewton, Alabama. In 1995 Faith Presbyterian Church in Brookhaven, Mississippi called him to be senior pastor. In May 2009 he began his current ministry as senior pastor af First Presbyterian Church, Dothan, Alabama.

He and Rosie have four children, five granddaughters and four grandsons. Robert, Jr., Tina, Charlotte, Anna-Clare, Helen Lucille (Lucy) and Robert Coit (Coit) Oates III of Brandon, Mississippi; Helen-Clare, Adam, Eden, Judah and Shiloh Rushton of Stone, England; Reuben, Albrey and Reuben Cotten (Cotten) and Jonathan Elliott (Elliott) Oates of Clinton, Mississippi and Josh and Elizabeth Anne McCormick of Dothan, Alabama.

Rev. Henry Morris

Rev. Henry Morris

Associate Pastor

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Henry Morris is originally from Birmingham, where his football coach led him to Christ in eighth grade. He majored in Building Science at Auburn University and then earned a Master of Divinity degree from Reformed Theological Seminary. He joined our staff in 2003, having previously served as an RUF Campus Minister at Mercer University and Florida State University, and as the pastor at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Florence, Alabama.

At First Presbyterian Church Henry works with the young families and serves as the staff representative on the Discipleship Ministry Team. Henry is married to the former Betsy Wheat from Quincy, Florida, and they have three children: John Hardin, Henry, and Carolyn.

Adam Comeens

Adam Comeens

Youth Director

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Adam was born and raised in a small, rural town in northwest Alabama. He was blessed to have Christian parents who taught him about the love of Christ, and Adam came to Christ during the summer before he began 6th grade. He attended college at the University of North Alabama (UNA) in Florence, and he received a bachelor of science in secondary education in May of 2002. Following graduation, Adam taught and coached a year at Shoals Christian School before joining the Campus Outreach staff, an interdenominational college ministry, at UNA.

He married Katie O’Daniel of Louisville, Kentucky in 2004, and after three years of work with Campus Outreach, Adam returned to teaching and coaching at Fort Payne High School in Fort Payne, Alabama. Adam and Katie were involved at Grace Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Fort Payne where Adam served as a ruling elder and Katie taught children’s Sunday school. All three of their children were born in Fort Payne, and after seven years of teaching and coaching, Adam came to Dothan to be the director of youth at First Presbyterian. A current student at Birmingham Theological Seminary, Adam enjoys the outdoors with his wife and children: Annabelle (8), Brock (6), and J. Thomas (4).

Our Staff

Quinn Anderson

Quinn Anderson

Director of Business Operations
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Ashley Braddy

Ashley Braddy

Church Secretary
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John Mark Wilson

John Mark Wilson

Music Director
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Willie Pittman

Willie Pittman

Church Custodian

Amanda McClintock

Amanda McClintock

Children's Ministry Co-Director
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Gail Pickett

Gail Pickett

Children's Ministry Co-Director
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Bonnie Wright

Bonnie Wright

Early Childhood Community Ministries
First Pres. Preshcool Director
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Phyllis Jones

Phyllis Jones

Childcare Director
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Lisa Hogg

Lisa Hogg

Nursery Supervisor &
Caring Ministries Staff

Bonnie Chancey

Bonnie Chancey

Church Hostess

Caroline Blair

Caroline Blair

Missions Secretary
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