Leadership and Staff


Floyd Kirby

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Floyd was born in Carthage, TN. Later his family moved to Greensboro, NC where he graduated from Ragsdale HS in Jamestown, NC. He later graduated from David Lipscomb College in Nashville, TN.

Floyd and Linda were married in 1964 and they have lived in Jacksonville, Fl, Greensboro, NC, and Wilmington, NC. He has worked in textiles, transportation and industries. He has also worked for the State of NC as an employment consultant for several years preceding his retirement.

Floyd as served both as a Deacon, and an Elder at Pine Valley Church of Christ.


Mark Bishop

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Mark was born and raised in Indianapolis and was baptized into Christ at the age of 13 at the Speedway church of Christ. He attended Purdue University and graduated from pharmacy school there in 1976. He started his career as a small town community pharmacist, but transitioned to a career in sales and marketing with Eli Lilly and Company in 1980.

Singing gospel music has been a long time passion of Mark and he serves as one of our song leaders. He has also been active in teaching Bible Classes and has coordinated the curriculum and teachers of our children's classes in the past.

Mark married his wife Ellen in 1975 and they have moved around from Indiana, to Iowa, back to Indiana and then to Wilmington NC in 1992. They have 5 adult children, and 3 grandchildren.

Pulpit Minister

Dr. Phil Stapp

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Phil and Pam Stapp moved to North Carolina in 1985 with the express purpose of helping the Kingdom of God grow in this area. For 30 years they worked with the Brewer Rd. Church of Christ and the South Fork Church of Christ in Winston-Salem. They came to Pine Valley at the beginning of 2015.

They met and married in Memphis, TN in 1981, lived in Birmingham, AL for two years while working with the Central Church of Christ before moving to Winston-Salem. They have two sons, Danny and David. Danny is married to Heather and they have two sons, Jackson and Carter. They live in Wilson NC. David is married to Kayla and they have one son, Greyson. They  live in Henderson, NC.

Phil is a graduate of Lubbock Christian University, Harding School of Theology, and Fuller Theological Seminary. He enjoys reading, watching sports, fishing and golf. Pam is a graduate of Abilene Christian University and enjoys reading, walks on the beach and spending time with her three grandsons.


Mark Andrews

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Mark Andrews has been a member of Pine Valley Church of Christ since August of 1992. Currently, Mark oversees the audio/visual systems utilized during church services, and other avenues of communication to the congregation.

Mark also teaches various Sunday school classes, and assists with yard work activities for the elderly. Mark and his wife Sherry have 2 sons, Grant and Tyler, a daughter in law, Brooke, and 1 grandchild.

Deacon-building and grounds

Keegan Lynn

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Deacon-Children's Education

Austin Powell

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Austin Powell has been a member of Pine Valley Church of Christ since 2015. Currently, Austin oversees Pre-K though High School Sunday school classes. He and his wife Rachelle have been married since 2006 and have three children: Walker, Brynn, and Sara Mae. Austin in employed by the Department of Defense as a Forester.

Deacon-Building and Grounds

Tony Rudkin

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Tony Rudkin has served as a Pine Valley Church of Christ deacon since 2011 in the area of Building and Grounds. Tony had previously served in a similar capacity from 1993 until 2006 and has also worked in visitation and youth activities. Tony has 2 adult children, Kaylee, and Keith and a grandson, Brayden Thomas Rudkin. Tony is employed by Duke Energy as a nuclear planner.

Office Admin/Finance

Janice Pederson

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Benevolence Ministry Leader

Clyde Lynn

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The purpose of the benevolence ministry is to allocate the church's available resources to help those who cannot help themselves. We allocate a portion of our giving to that purpose and Clyde is the point person to assess those needs. We also on occasion send support to national organizations like Churches of Christ Disaster Relief and Churches of Christ Disaster Response to help with recovery efforts from natural disasters.

Involvement Ministry Leader

John Bean

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The purpose of the Involvement Ministry is to contact members of the church and assess their talents and desires to be involved in various ministries of the church, and maintain a list of members willing to serve as a resource to other ministries. The purpose of this would not only be to provide a list of ready volunteers, but to encourage our membership to be stakeholders in the health and well being of the body of Christ.