Who We Are
Dr. Edwin Hayes, Interim Senior Pastor
Dr. Hayes has a Master's of Theology from the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and received a Doctor of Minsitry degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Hayes served as the Senior Pastor at Cullman First Baptist in Cullman, Alabama from 1983 - 2013.
Charles McCravy, Minister of Music
Bro. Charles began his bi-vocational ministry at West Hartselle in February, 2010. He has served churches in Morgan County for over 30 years, including 11 years in Youth Ministry. He attended Wallace Junior College and the University of Alabama-Huntsville. He is currently employed full-time with Decatur (AL) City Schools as a Computer Technician. He and his wife, Cindy, have two sons and 5 grandsons.
Joshua Fowler, Youth Minister
Bro. Josh began his ministry at West Hartselle in June of 2015. He has been in youth ministry for over 10 years and is a graduate of Baylor University. Josh enjoys playing guitar, writing songs, breaking and fixing things, and studying scripture. He also enjoys spending time with his two little girls Karis and Allie. And, saving the best for last, Josh is extatic to be married to Kimberly. She is his best friend and often the voice of reason in the midst of his awesome but unwise schemes. Josh and his family are excited to be with West Hartselle and look forward to leading the youth into a deep and abiding love of Jesus Christ.