Matthew Fancher


Matthew began his preaching ministry in 2004. Since then he has served churches in Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi. Matthew is a graduate of Ole Miss and Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary. Matthew became the pastor of Golden Central in 2016. His passion is to see this generation experience the love of Jesus.

Matthew is blessed to serve with his wife Leigh Anne, daughters Lora Leigh and Allie Claire, and son James Matthew.


Brian Felton

Student Pastor

Brian began student ministry in 2012. He is a graduate of Mississippi State University. Brian became the Student Pastor at Golden Central in 2018. His passion is to help students know and follow Jesus.


Cyndi Strickland

Ministry Assistant

Cyndi has served as a Ministry Assistant at Golden Central since 2000. She does a little bit of everything and is an invaluable part of our team. If Cyndi doesn’t know it then you probably don’t need to either.

Cyndi is blessed to serve with her husband Terry.