May 19, 2020


Pastor - Tom FranklinTom Franklin

Tom is a native of Austin, Texas and a graduate of Birmingham Southern College (BS in Business Management) and Covenant Theological Seminary (M.Div). After seminary he moved back to Birmingham to serve as a Campus Minister with RUF (Reformed University Fellowship) at Birmingham Southern. He also met Kristin, a native of Huntsville, AL and they were married in 2006. Tom served with RUF at BSC for 13 years (2005-2018) and they accepted a call to plant a new church in Homewood, AL. Tom and Kristin have three children, Thomas, Lila, and Andrew. His interests include: being outside, golf, good food and drink, reading, and spending time with his family.

Josh VignuelleJosh Vignuelle
Worship Director

Josh is a masterful musician dedicated to developing other artists in their craft! He
teaches multiple instruments, and helps us craft cross-cultural worship. Josh desires to cross cultural bridges to love, serve, and inspire artists in Birmingham.

Lizette CrossonLizette Crosson
Administrative Assistant

Lizette has lived all over the country and does not exactly know where she โ€œgrew upโ€ and so when her husband finished his schooling and was offered a job in Birmingham in 2017, the idea of settling down and planting roots is exciting! She and her husband, Jason, met in college at Troy University and were married in 2005. They have four children, Dusty, Trevor, Reeves and Adelae. Lizette loves mountains, hiking & climbing, any kind of boating, and coffee!

Mary Hannah WinslettMary Hannah Winslett
Childrenโ€™s Ministry Director

Mary Hannah grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and moved to Birmingham to attend Birmingham-Southern College where she was involved in RUF. Following graduation, she became the RUF Intern at The University of Alabama. During her time in Tuscaloosa, she met Hunter, a Birmingham native and graduate of the university. They got married in March of 2020 and have relocated to Birmingham. They are excited to call Homewood home. Mary Hannah enjoys baking, cooking, her puppy beau and recently decided to take up golf.

Julianne Nelson
Youth Girls Intern

Julianne is a Homewood native and grew up a patriot her whole life. She was enrolled at the University of Alabama and was on the RUF leadership team for five semesters where she fell in love with the Lord and found her passion for service of his Kingdom. As a recent graduate with a major in marketing and minor in art, she is excited to start a new chapter of her life in Birmingham and is thrilled to be marrying her high school sweetheart, Griffin, in February. Julianne enjoys cooking, reading, painting, and leads fitness classes at Three15 in her free time.