For 25 years Rick has served in the area of student ministry in churches across the state of Virginia. After serving the last 12 years as the high school Pastor at Spotswood, the Lord is now leading the Nicely’s to the Ladysmith area to plant a new church. Pray for the Nicely family as they boldly follow God’s leading in fulfilling his command of making disciples and planting churches. Rick and his beautiful wife Michelle have been married for over 20 years and love being the parents of their two daughters, Hope and Emmi .
Kim Geldart has served in Children’s Ministries for 14 years. Over the last seven years she served as the Assistant Preschool Director at Spotswood Baptist Church. As the Kids Director, Kim oversees programs for children birth through 5th grade. She feels her most important responsibility is to come alongside parents and guardians to help disciple their children. Kim’s husband, Adam, serves with her in Kids Ministry and they have 2 daughters, Alyson and Rebekah.
Aaron Haynes is the Worship and Student Minister at Spotswood at Ladysmith. He had the privilege of serving as a worship leader at Spotswood Baptist in Fredericksburg for nine years while he was in middle school, high school, and college.
Aaron was born and raised in
the Fredericksburg area. He graduated from the University of Mary
Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. He also has an Associates Degree from Germanna Community College in
General Studies. During the summers of 2015, 2016, and 2017, Aaron served as a
Music Leader for World Changers, a ministry of LifeWay Christian Resources, in
the Midsouth, Northwest, and Eastern United States. He loves Jesus, roller
coasters, the Virginia Tech Hokies, and the Baltimore Ravens.