Our Ministers & Staff

Our ministers and staff are called to spend their days in service to the Donelson Church family and the surrounding community.

Please reach out to them if you need anything.

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Christie Beddow
Middle School Minister
christie@donelsonchurch.org

Christie Beddow has been the middle-school Minister at Donelson since 2014. Before moving to Nashville, she was sent and supported by Donelson as a missionary to Olomouc, Czech Republic where she served from 2006 until 2013. Christie earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Communication Disorders. Christie’s goal is to minister to the middle schoolers in such a way that they will live in confidence that they are completely loved by God and that they can serve the church no matter their youth. Christie is married to Peter Beddow and they attend Donelson together.

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Drue Clark
Associate Minister of Church Life
drue@donelsonchurch.org

Drue Clark began serving as Donelson’s Associate Minister of Church Life in August of 2017. He is a graduate of Lipscomb University, with a B.A. (Ministry & Theology: Preaching and Youth Ministry) degree and a Master of Divinity degree. Drue grew up in Nashua, New Hampshire, where his family has served the Kingdom of God for many years. He is excited to be working with DCC’s Small Group Ministry, College/Young Adult group, and media/technology. He also is a trained Spiritual Director. Drue is married to a wonderful nurse named Arden as of August 2020. They enjoy eating Mexican food and walking the greenway. Drue is also a donut and baseball enthusiast! If you have any questions for Drue (or would simply like to grab lunch!), feel free to email him.

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Danny Gregg
Youth Minister, Worship Leader
danny@donelsonchurch.org

Danny Gregg has served as the youth minister since 1989 and also serves as our worship leader. A native Oklahoman, Danny has a bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Oklahoma. His responsibilities include ministering to the youth at Donelson; keeping families informed and equipped in the spiritual formation of our children; teaching classes; equipping small group coaches in weekly meetings with teens; and planning youth events, camps, retreats, mission trips, and service projects. Danny’s goals are to see our youth become devoted followers of our Lord Jesus Christ in loving God, loving each other, loving their families, and loving the world as Jesus gave Himself for the world. Danny and his wife, Lisa, have four children: Cassidy, Cody, Carson, and Colt.

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Janice Henegar
Administrative
janice@donelsonchurch.org

Janice Henegar has been a member of the Donelson staff since 1980. She is currently serving several different areas at Donelson with her primary focus on youth. Janice has called Donelson home since 1958. She and her husband, Greg, both grew up here at Donelson. They have three children, Jennifer (Craig) Sherrill, Eric, and Bethany Henegar and three grandchildren, Blake, Maddox, and Ella Rose Sherrill, all members of the Donelson family.

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Russ King
Minister of Community Outreach & Church Life
russ@donelsonchurch.org

Russ has been on staff since February 2011. He and his wife, Donna, grew up at DCC. After serving as a youth minister in Kentucky and Florida, Russ preached for the Rural Hill congregation in Nashville. He also taught Bible at Ezell-Harding Christian School and Youth Ministry at Lipscomb University. He has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Lipscomb University as well as a Graduate Certificate in Conflict Management. He and Donna have three daughters: Becca (Nathan), Rachel (Tyler), and Lauren (Bryan), and two four grandchildren, Fenley, Wake, Cove, and Hastings. Their foster daughter and granddaughter, Susi and Angela, live in Guatemala.

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Allison Sanders
Children’s Ministry
allison@donelsonchurch.org

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Jennifer Sherrill
Administrative
jennifer@donelsonchurch.org

Jennifer Sherrill began working as a Donelson staff assistant in June 2014 and is currently job sharing with Libby Parnell. She has also worked as a teacher with the DCC preschool in the past. Jennifer grew up at Donelson and now attends with her husband, Craig, who has been a member since 2002 when they were married. Jennifer and Craig have three children: Blake, Maddox & Ella Rose.