Our Staff

Pastor Daniel and Nicole EdwardsLead Pastor
Daniel Edwards

Daniel Edwards has been pastor of Faith Free Will Baptist Church since Labor Day weekend of 2005. In addition to leading and preaching at Faith, he conducts church services in the Warrick County Jail, and serves on the Executive Committee and Media Commission of NAFWB.

Pastor Daniel and his wife Nicole are both from Virginia Beach, Virginia. They have two children Haven and Lincoln.

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Pastor Eric Pope and CherishDiscipleship Pastor
Eric Pope

Eric Pope first served Faith Church as an intern in the Spring of 2017, and then came on staff as an Associate Pastor of Discipleship in August of 2017. He leads Faith Church’s groups ministry and the Wednesday Night gathering for Middle School and High School students. He also works as a School Teacher at Wood Memorial Jr/Sr High School. He and his fiancé Cherish will wed in March of 2020.

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Assistant Ashley LockhartAdministrative Assistant
Ashley Lockhart

Ashley has been a part of Faith Church since 2015. She became the Assistant Treasurer in 2016, Treasurer in 2017, and then came on staff in 2018. Ashley leads a Discipleship Group and also serves on our Media Team. Ashley and her husband, Nathan are longtime Chandler residents. They have a daughter, Ariana, and two sons Reed and Mason!

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