Keith and Sheila are serving as Lead Pastors of Life Church. They have three children who are all grown and each uniquely following the call of God on their lives. For the last 24 years, they have been actively involved in pastoral ministry. Eighteen of the those years were spent serving as youth pastors and investing in the next generation. Throughout their years of ministry, it has been their passion to be a "Church Without Walls." In Keith's spare time, he loves golfing, hunting, fishing, softball, spending time with his family, and watching his son play baseball. His wife, Sheila, teaches middle school math. She loves investing in students and women. She enjoys teaching, reading, shopping, fitness, baseball and spending time with her family. Keith graduated from Southeastern University with a B.A. in Pastoral Ministries. Sheila graduated from Southeastern University with a B.A. in Education.
Student & Outreach Pastor
David Freeland graduated from Bethel College where he currently serves on the Board of Directors, and he recently received his Masters from Liberty University. He was blessed to serve Pastor Keith Frix once before, and it was during that time under his leadership, that God called David to the missions field. For 6 years, David served as Youth Alive Missionary in the Potomoc Ministry Network - his heart is passionate about seeing students coming to know Christ.
David is blessed to be married to his beautiful wife, Jillian and they have four precious girls, Neveah, Lailah, Bella, and Ezra. If you can't catch Dave at home, he is probably on the basketball court.
Kid's Ministry Pastor
Lauren Loudan graduated from North Central University with a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with concentrations in Intercultural Studies and Children’s Ministries. She has spoken to a variety of audiences within the US as well as Internationally. It is her mission in life to show others the love of Christ while helping them discover their purpose and potential. Previously, Lauren was a Kids' Pastor at Abundant Life Church in Stephens City, VA for 7 years. As well as serving as a Missionary Associate in Dakar, Senegal working among the Wolof People from 2014-2016. She began at Life Church in October 2017. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends, shopping, camping, a good yoga & pilates class, and being a karaoke superstar while driving in her car.
From the time Jillian was a little girl, she was leading people in worship through dance. As she grew, she desired to see people enter into God's presence, propelled the call. Since then she has attended classes at Bethel College, has been mentored by wonderful leaders, and continues to offer her whole self as a sacrifice to the Lord.
Jillian is married to David, who keeps her laughing, and together they have 4 precious daughters. Her full time job is momma - homeschool momma! Jillian also has a passion to serve her community through serving moms as they prepare for childbirth and early motherhood. She does this as a doula and childbirth educator with Alabama Births.