Meet the staff

Senior Pastor
Carlton originally hails from Kentucky and found his wife Jenny in IL. They have four kids Emma and Haddon and their twins Oliver and Ella. When not preaching Carlton likes to restore old tractors.
Church Administrator
Chris joined the TBC staff in 2015. He and his wife Alyssa have two strapping young boys, Caden and Austin. Chris graduated from Millikin University with an MBA and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters in Theological Studies. He loves his community as well as serving it through TBC.
Equipping Pastor
Pastor Clif Jones joined the TBC staff in 2004.  He is married to Mary Sue, and has three outstanding children, Sam, Natalie and Meredith.  He is also a fantastic tennis player (he has won awards).  Pastor Clif has a desire for people of Decatur to hear the Gospel and grow in a walk with Christ.
Children’s Ministry Director
Raised at Tabernacle, Megan is excited to serve in the church that helped establish her faith.  She is looking forward to completing her Early Childhood Education degree from Millikin University.  Megan loves the littles and thinks her best friend and hubby, Austin, is pretty cool too.
Communications Director
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