Located in South Tampa and witnessing to the love of God for over 90 years. Committed to a neighborhood presence, worldwide outreach and a deep heritage of Christian faith.

Meet Our Staff (Page 3)

Eric Ferring

American Tenor Eric Ferring, a native of Dubuque, Iowa, is an alum of Drake University and The Boston Conservatory under the tutelage of Dr. Rebecca Folsom. He is a graduate of the Pittsburgh Opera Resident Artist Program. This season, Mr. Ferring returns to the Ensemble of the Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago.…

Janae Gipson

I have always loved working with and being around children. I volunteered for four years at St. Paul’s Catholic Church nursery every Sunday. I volunteer weekly at Gigi’s Playhouse, a Downs Syndrome Achievement Center and at Tampa Bay Boulevard Elementary.  I really enjoy children and believe that they make the world so much better. Although I have…

Wally Wilcher

Wally was born and raised in South Georgia. He graduated from Sidney Lanier Senior High School for Boys and then attended Georgia Tech and Clemson University. Wally has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and is a Certified Professional Manager (CM). Wally is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the building and the grounds…