First Congregational Church of Naples Leadership
First Congregational Church of Naples is blessed to have a leadership team who are truly dedicated to Christ and accomplishing His will. Following are brief bio's of our leadership team..
Pastor Chris Surber
Dr. Chris Surber is a disciple-making minister and missionary. A former United States Marine, he earned the Master of Arts in Religion and Master of Divinity degrees from Liberty Theological Seminary. He earned the Doctor of Ministry Degree in biblical communication is from Tennessee Temple University. A life-long learner, he is always studying some dusty old book or downloading something on his Kindle.
He is the Executive Director of Supply and Multiply in Montrouis, Haiti. A ministry he and his wife Christina founded while living in Haiti with their 5 children. They take the mission team, offer community discipleship programs, school sponsorships, and other programs. The heart of the ministry is elderly care through the Matthew 25 House.
Chris enjoys writing books, articles, and columns to inspire faith and provoke thought for Christian leadership, the Christian Church, and the Christian home. He shares thoughts, insights, and devotions on his blog and facebook page.
Fran Smith serves as our office administrator. As a graduate of the Wood Business School of Manhattan, New York, Fran brings many skills to the office. Fran serves as receptionists and oversees the general operations of the church office. She is also responsible for the kitchen and social hall, keeps the church calendar, and serves as the booking person for all events at the church.