Tim Beddingfield assumed the senior pastorate of Cedar Hills Baptist Church in May of 2010. Before taking the pastorate at Cedar Hills, Pastor Beddingfield served as the Youth and Associate Pastor at Sauk Trail Baptist Temple in Richton Park, IL for twelve years. Pastor Tim is a 1996 graduate of Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO and received his Masters of Divinity Degree from Baptist Bible Graduate School of Theology in 2008. Pastor Tim has the heartbeat of a pastor. He loves his God, his church and has a passionate vision and strategy to reach Dunlap and its surrounding community with the life changing message of Jesus Christ. Pastor Tim and his wife, Angela, have been married for 21 years. They have seven children, Mark, Meagan, Sarah, Julianna, Lauren, Cassidy, and Karis.
Al Patterson ASsistant Pastor
Al & Evelyn Patterson joined our team in September 2018. Al serves as our assistant pastor and oversees our Senior Adult ministry, choir, and global missionary outreach. Evelyn leads various ladies Bible studies and provides biblical counseling and personal discipleship to ladies within our community.
Donald Kennedy OUtreach Pastor
Don & Jackie Kennedy joined our team in August 2019. Don serves as our Outreach and Evangelism pastor. He also oversees our Sunday School and lifegroups that meet each Sunday morning. Don brings with him over 40 years of experience as a lead pastor. Jackie is the administrator for EXCEL preschool. She has served in Christian Education for over 25 years.
Benjamin Doyle Children's Ministry Director
Ben, his wife Rachelle, and their children joined Cedar Hills in March of 2019. Rachelle teaches in the Excel Preschool at Cedar Hills, and Ben oversees the children's ministries as well as the media/technology aspect of the ministry.
Bill Kear Worship Leader
Bill and his wife Karen have served faithfully at Cedar Hills for over 20 years. Bill teaches our faith followers class and leads worship. Karen serves as our financial secretary and serves in various other ministries.