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Brannen Padgett

Lead Pastor

Brannen grew up in Lakeland, FL, spent 20+ years of his life in the area, and met and married his beautiful wife Heather here.

Matt Burks

Worship Pastor

Matt and his wife, Tiffney, grew up in the central Florida area and have a deep desire to reach their home city of Lakeland.

Austin Nesvacil

Connections Pastor

Austin is married to his beautiful bride Jodie and oversees Redemption's Youth and Connections team.

James Grubbs

Worship Leader

James has been actively involved in various ministries over the last six years.

Chris Florence

Worship Leader

Chris is a Central Florida native, is married to Alisha and has two boys and a beautiful little girl.