JASON HAVENS – PASTOR
Pastor Jason Havens has been the pastor at Maple Springs Baptist Church since March, 2011. He also teaches Junior and Senior Bible at Neuse Christian Academy in Raleigh, NC. He was previously a Christian school teacher and a youth pastor at Neuse Baptist Church in Raleigh.
Pastor Jason has a Bachelor of Science in Religion and a Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling. His specific counseling focus is pre-marital counseling. He is a certified trainer in the Prepare-Enrich assessment tool for marriage counseling. Additionally, he is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACA).
Pastor Jason is married to his high school sweetheart, Joanna, and they have two children, Kayla and Camden. They love to travel, read, and spend time with their family. As a native of Louisburg, Pastor Jason has a desire to see this county changed and drawn to the Savior.
JORDAN MASSEY – YOUTH PASTOR
Jordan Massey is currently our associate pastor to children and teenagers since April 15, 2012. As a graduate of North Greenville University with a Bachelor of Science in Youth Ministry, Jordan works full time at Neuse Christian Academy in Raleigh.
On October 19, 2013 Jordan and Jessica were married and together they work in the Children and Youth Ministries.The Massey’s are a great asset to our ministries Maple Springs. If you would like to contact Jordan, feel free to send him an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
JENN LONG– CHILDREN’S DIRECTOR
Jenn Long is our new Children’s Director as of July 2018. She was born in Charlotte and lived in Stanly County until she was 7 years old. Then she and her family moved to Youngsville and has been there the past 18 years. Jenn attended Youngsville Elementary for grades 1-5, Cedar Creek Middle for 6th grade, and Crossroads Christian School for 7th-12th grades. Jenn went to Liberty University for a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and a Minor in Psychology. She worked as a 4th grade math teacher at Envision Science Academy in Wake Forest for 2 years. Currently, she is a 5th grade math teacher at Royal Elementary School. Jenn has worked with kids’ camps and ministries for over 10 years and is very excited about what the Lord will be doing in our children’s ministry here at Maple Springs Baptist Church.
BILLIE BURNETTE – CHURCH SECRETARY
Billie joined the staff October 2019 as our church secretary here at Maple Springs Baptist. Billie also works with our food pantry outreach ministry.
Billie has over twenty years of administrative experience. The last ten years being with NCDOT and working as an administrative assistant in the Chief Engineers office.
Billie is married to the love of her life, husband Larry. Together they have four children and three grandsons.
Billie’s favorite quote, “Sometimes life is hard to understand. We face challenges and obstacles that were never in our plans. Yet we can trust nothing is a surprise to God.” Unknown
One of Billie’s favorite bible verse, Ephesians 2:8, “For by grace you have been saved through faith, and not of yourselves: it is the gift of God.”