Our Staff

Many people contribute their gifts and talents as part of the body of believers here at Rocky Mount Bible.  Our church staff considers it a privilege and a blessing to serve alongside the individuals and families who worship together at RMBC. 

Chris Abner

Christopher Abner, Pastor

Chris and his wife, Laura, moved to Rocky Mount in November, 2009. A graduate of Cedarville University and Dallas Theological Seminary, where he was awarded the Henry A. Ironside Award in Expository Preaching, Chris is passionate about communicating Scripture with enthusiasm and clarity. When not at church, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, playing tennis, or reading a good book.

Paula Ehmann

Paula Ehmann, Children’s Ministry Director

Paula is passionate about teaching children to know and love God and the Gospel. She has been involved in church ministry almost her entire life, and graduated from Christian college with degrees in Elementary Education and Counseling. She enjoys travelling, being creative, and spending time with her husband, Jason, and their four kids.

Michelle Harris

Michelle Harris, Administrator

Michelle served in a variety of ministry capacities before joining our staff as Administrator. When not managing the office, you’ll probably find her reading a history book, spending time with her husband, CJ, and their two boys, or organizing a closet just for fun. 

Joyce Pendergrass

Joyce Pendergrass, Treasurer

Joyce has been a math-lover for a long time. When she’s not crunching the numbers, she enjoys reading and spending time at the beach. She and her husband enjoy life with their four grand kids.