Our Staff

Bro. Dean Hemphill


Brother Dean Hemphill has served the Clark’s Chapel Baptist Church family faithfully for the past 41 years; he has been called by God and has been preaching for 45 years. Brother Dean and Mrs. Pat Hemphill, his wife of 55 years, have become known as one of our community’s most notable religious leaders, with weekly write-ups in the Upson Beacon. He preaches the Word of God with conviction and is not afraid to take a stand when the world sits.

David Jordan

Music Director/Pastor's Assistant

David is proud to be involved with this great ministry as Music Director. He also fulfills responsibilities as Pastor’s assistant. David has traveled the country singing professionally and has been part of the Gaither Homecoming Tour. He is happily married to his wonderful wife, Damaris.

Mandy VanHouten


Brenda Birdsong

Senior Saints Director

Our Senior Saints Director is Brenda Birdsong. She is faithfully serving our Senior Saints at Clark’s Chapel with activities, trips, and monthly luncheons that keeps our seniors active and on the go for Jesus.

Kevin and Mandy VanHouten

Youth Leaders

Kevin & Mandy serve as CCBC Youth Leaders, molding the hearts and minds of our youth through Jesus Christ.  Kevin & Mandy have been married for 14 years and have 2 children, Mason and Hannah. They have a strong calling and passion to help our youth truly succeed in life.

Myrna Jones

J.A.M. Leader

April Heinisch

WMU Director

April Heinisch is the director of WMU at Clark’s Chapel. She is a faithful member of CCBC and loves people and serving CCBC and our community through the WMU Association.

Sandra Smith


Mrs. Sandra Smith has been a long time member of Clark’s Chapel and is well versed in piano. She is a vital part of the Clark’s Chapel family and we are proud to have her a part of our staff.