Rainsville Community Church Pastors
Pastors: Cates and Beverly Noles
Pastor Cates was called into ministry in 1989 as an evangelist and began pastoral ministry in 1991.
He and his wife, Beverly, are the founding Pastors of Rainsville Community Church. In addition to
pastoral ministry, they have been called into the mission field and as a result, Ephraim Missions, Inc.
was established in 2012. Their ministry reaches out to those who have lost all hope of being forgiven
and accepted by God and welcomes them to experience the unconditional and eternal love of Christ Jesus.
Assistant Pastors: Thomas and Melissa Frost
Pastor Thomas was called into the ministry in 1998. He and his wife, Melissa, joined RCC in 2006
and became staff members in 2009. Pastor Thomas and Melissa share a corporate vision to see individuals
receive Christ as Savior, continue to grow in their faith, and live an enthusiastic life in the identity they
have in God. Pastor Tom envisions RCC to be and instrument of God that helps produce people that are
POWERFUL and INFLUENTIAL in the Spirit of God.
Student Pastors: Seth and Samantha Stone
Pastor Seth and Samantha have been at Rainsville Community Church since 2010. They have a desire
to see the youth transformed by a life changing encounter with God. Their vision is to see the hand of God
move in young people, and then God speak through the young people to reach the lost of our community.
Children’s Pastors: Jeff and Tracey Sayre
Pastor Jeff and Tracy Sayre have both worked in children’s ministries sicne their early teen years.
They have been serving as children’s Pastors at Rainsville Community Church since 2012. They named
the children’s ministry at RCC after “1 Timothy 4:12” because their vision is to see the children at RCC
become examples to others in speech, life, faith, and purity
Missions Pastors: Gary and Tammy Hartline