Our Staff

Christ Church is blessed by caring staff who follow Jesus and steward the resources appointed to them.  

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Pastor - Rev. Burt Williams

Pastor Burt is awesome! Stay tuned for more updates.

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Office Administrator - Matt Smith

A Gastonia native, Matt also serves as contemporary worship leader at First Presbyterian Church here in Gastonia while he and his family call First United Methodist Church Gastonia home.  Matt graduated from Appalachian State U with a Bachelor of Science in Business and from Trevecca Nazarene U with a Master of Arts in Worship and Leadership.  Matt and his wife, Leigh, have two sons, Jack and Luke, and one Great Dane-Black Lab fur-baby, Ben Kenobi.

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Choir Director - Janice Deal

Janice is awesome! Stay tuned for more updates.

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Modern Worship Leader

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Youth Ministry Director

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Technical Director - Nicholas Laughridge

Nick is awesome! Stay tuned for more updates.