Pastor Jeff Stockdale
Jeff is the founding Pastor at The Point and is passionately connected with the millennial generation. Jeff’s philosophy for ministry truly is Mission First, People Always, Ministry forever. Pastor Jeff’s desire is to truly disciple people and empower individuals to exercise their spiritual gifts.
Jeff has been married to Sheila for 36 years. They have three daughters, Emily, Ashley, and Bethany. They also have five awesome grandchildren. Jeff’s hobbies include sailing, riding fast motorcycles, camping in the REAL FLORIDA and hanging out with his church family.
Pastor Tommy Minton
Tommy and his wife Heather live in the Greater Jacksonville area and have four children: Tomi, Alec, Oliver, & Piper. He is currently enrolled at Liberty University pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical Studies.
In the past, Tommy served at established churches and church plants as a children’s pastor, youth pastor, and on various mission teams. He currently serves as Ministry Assistant for the Jacksonville Baptist Association in the church planting area and is leading a missional group weekly in his home.
Over the past few years in helping with church plants and the many people from various backgrounds that frequent the weekly group at the Mintons’ home, they believe God as lead them to be a part of our church, “The Point”, with a calling/vision to plant other “Point” churches in the Greater Jacksonville area. Tommy and his wife Heather love people and have a desire to build relationships that will lead others to fall in love with Jesus.
Weston Williamson has been the Worship Leader at The Point since the beginning. Weston’s passion for music and his love for the Lord shine through each week as he leads us in a time of worship. He is an avid guitarist/musician who also enjoys camping and hiking. He is married to his beautiful wife Bethany and lives in Avondale with their rescued cat Ron Swanson.
Lamar is the Missions and Outreach Pastor here at The Point. He is a husband and father of three. Lamar is currently a student at Trinity Baptist College where he is working towards is Bachelor’s degree in Non-Profit Management. From there, he plans to get his Master’s in Missionary studies. Lamar loves fishing, football, and spending time with family and friends. He also has a heart for missions.
Tolando is our newest Staff member at The Point, serving as our Point Groups pastor. He and his wife Nicole bring a wealth of experience to our team in the area of small group ministries. Tolando and Nicole are U. S. Army veterans, recently retired. Tolando is a Biblical Studies student at Trinity Baptist here in Jacksonville.
Emily Woodall oversees Children and Student Ministries at The Point. She leads a team of enthusiastic volunteers who are dedicated to carrying out our mission of partnering with families to point kids and students to Christ. She has a deep love for children and an earnest desire to see whole families grow in their knowledge and application of the Gospel. Emily is wife to Brian and mom to Hadley, Avery and Ben. She loves camping, hiking, canoeing and exploring God’s beautiful creation.
Ken McDonald is the Operations Pastor at The Point. He is responsible for events and facilities at the Avondale campus. Ken is a multi-instrumentalist musician who enjoys ultimate frisbee and rock climbing.
Bernabe (burn-ah-bee) heads up the Point’s creative team, refining the Point’s design language, social media strategies, and promotions. Born and raised in Illinois, Bernabe earned his BS in Communication from the University of North Florida. He worked as Digital Director for the Jacksonville agency 5ivecanons. He focuses his passion is sharing Christ’s love, forgiveness, and grace through digital art, writing and photography. Soli Deo Gloria