Leadership Team

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.


Al Hardy, Interim Pastor

Brother Al Hardy is our interim pastor.  Brother Al has a long history of pastoring churches and is retired from Campbellsville University.  Brother Al is married to the lovely Peggy Hardy.


Jonathan Holmes, Worship Minister

Jonathan’s main responsibility is preparing and leading worship on Sunday mornings and preparing special music programs.  Jonathan is married to the lovely Cortney Holmes.

Daniel Marcum, Youth Minister

Email: dmarcum2@juno.com

Daniel’s main responsibility is teaching the youth. Daniel and his wife, Laura, both have a passion for youth and are faithful to ministering to the youth in our church.  Laura leads the Youth Creative Ministry Team who minister through drama, music, and interpretive movement.   Daniel and Laura have two girls, Elizabeth and Alaynna.

Administrative Staff

William Sandell, Church Administrator

Email: churchoffice@columbiabaptist.com

Bill works in the office during the week and handles all the day to day operations of the church.  He is married to the lovely Ami Sandell and has one son, Judah.