Elders


Jim Valentine (far left)

As lead pastor at TSCC, Jim will also serve on the elder board.



Darrin Chastain (far right)

Darrin and his wife Kim have been married since 1983 and live in the southeast corner of Lawrence County on a portion of the farm where Darrin grew up. They have two adult children and four grandchildren. Darrin is a school counselor at Mitchell High School having previously served as the Associate Minister at TSCC from 1993 through 2008 and also was the minister of Carter’s Creek Christian Church from 2008 to 2012. Darrin leads the Connections class for adults each Sunday morning and assists Kim in the Wednesday night children’s ministry.



Barry Terry (far right)

Barry has been a member of TSCC for approximately 40 (!) years, and as such, has a wealth of experience in the church that he brings to being an elder. He has been married to his wife, Patty, since 2005, and has two adult step-daughters, Jennifer Smallwood and JoDee Liebert, that have given him the privilege of being grandpa to 4 grandchildren. He has a servant's heart, and you can often find him helping set up the main auditorium or serving in some way that facilitates people getting close to Jesus. Barry graduated from Mitchell High School in 1979 before attending two years at Cincinnati Bible College. He works in New Albany at Beach Mold & Tool.

Elders (Cont.)