MEET THE STAFF
Drew and Kim Winters
Lead PastorsDrew was born and raised in Macon, Georgia while Kim is from Panama City, Florida. They met through mutual friends while both were working with teens and instantly knew they were God’s best for each other. Together, they have two children, Madison and Davis. Their desire is to see Radiant Church reach people in Middle Georgia and to light up the city with the hope and love of Jesus Christ.
Creative Arts | Digital Media
Alyssa is 23 and from Warner Robins, GA, but she’s currently living in Atlanta where she’s completing her degree in Graphic Design at SCAD. She enjoys music, hiking, The Office, steak, and reaching people through Digital Media & Design at Radiant.
Zach and Lauren Thomas
Outreach Director and Worship Leader
Lauren and Zach were born in raised in Macon They have a 9 year old daughter named Abbie and a 6 year old son named Alex. Their interests include Alabama Football (Roll Tide), any place involving a good beach, and traveling with their family. They are passionate about seeing worship and outreach come alive at Radiant.
Kera and Martin Davis
Martin and Kera met at the University of Georgia. Kera grew up in Middle Georgia and teaches fourth grade at Hubbard Elementary in Monroe County. Martin grew up in Lilburn, Georgia and is an application engineer at Verder in Macon. They both enjoy cheering the Dawgs on, baking, and golfing together. They love the family atmosphere and excitement of Radiant and want Little Rads to be a place that your child looks forward to coming to every week.
Kimberly and Corey Cox
Corey and Kimberly are both from the middle GA area. They were high school sweethearts and have been married for 18 years. Corey served in the United States Marine Corps. Kimberly earned a Bachelors degree from Mercer University in Christianity and Psychology. They have worked in Social Work together as Group Home parents and the directors of a homeless shelter. Corey and Kimberly have served in Children’s Ministries for 8+ years. They have 2 children, Grayson and Rebecca. They have a passion for introducing children to their Creator and helping them discover God’s love. Their favorite part of Radiant is the way it feels like a family and works together as a team.
Tim and Marquita Self
Connections and Community Groups
Tim and Marquita Self have been married for 21 years, they have 4 children and one son in love. Tim and Marquita both grew up in Macon, GA, and currently reside in Monroe county. Tim is the director for Bibb county 911 and Marquita is a teacher in Monroe county. They have been involved with church since before they were married. They have led small groups and worked with youth pretty much their entire marriage. Their hearts are to serve and see Radiant reach people for Jesus Christ!
Scott and Robyn Davidson
Scott was born and raised in Macon, Georgia where he attended South East High school and the Georgia School of Ministry. He is very passionate about ministering to teens and strengthening their relationship with Christ. He loves having fun and being silly and is always the life of the party. He is married to Robyn who loves the Lord and the Georgia Bulldogs. Together they have 2 children, Carolyn and Luke and live in Forsyth.
Jon and Rita Beachy
Tech and Hospitality
Jon and Rita Beachy have called Macon home since 2000 when they moved south from Indiana. They recently celebrated their 30th anniversary and are the proud parents of four. They are loving watching their kids move into their own ministry callings as young adults. Jon enjoys all things technology, good movies, NLF fantasy football leagues, and is rediscovering his love for motorcycling. Rita loves spending time cooking sewing, and being a homemaker.
Jennifer and John Paul Strickland
John and Jennifer were both born and raised in the Middle Georgia area. They have two children, Kaylee and Bubba, and have been married since 2006. John is in management at a local insurance company. Jennifer has her Masters in logistics and works in logistics management for the Department of Defense. Their passion for ministry and mentoring young adults came after an invitation to serve in a local youth group. That passion has now extended to administration and staff support for John and volunteer coordination for Jennifer. Their hearts are set on seeing the power of Jesus move in this community through Radiant.