Meet Our Staff:

To contact one of our pastors or church staff, click on their email address.

  Senior Pastor     

Rev. Mike Stamper - Senior PastorRev. Mike Stamper - Senior Pastor

Rev. Mike Stamper







Children/Youth Pastor - Vacant PositionChildren/Youth Pastor - Vacant Position


Minister of Music   

Christopher Haley - Minister of MusicChristopher Haley - Minister of Music

Christopher Haley



Chris has served as a church musician in various forms for 10 years, and has been leading music and worship at Arlington since 2015. Chris is a worship student at Southeastern. Chris has played in various bands, including jazz bands and orchestras, playing piano, bass guitar, drums, saxophone, and has been a vocalist in several forms. When Chris isn't practicing or recording music, he can usually be found asleep.

Chris's life verse is Philippians 4:8: "Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things."

Church Secretary   Lisa Bevill - Church SecretaryLisa Bevill - Church Secretary

Lisa Bevill


Lisa joined the staff in 2015 as our Church Secretary. She married her husband, Chris, in 1985. They have two daughters, Kourtney and Allison. Her hobbies include reading, going to the beach, cooking and spending time with her family.

Lisa’s life verse is Romans 8:1: "There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus."

Pastor Secretary 

Edna Proctor - Pastor SecretaryEdna Proctor - Pastor Secretary

Edna Proctor

Edna Proctor joined the staff in 2007.  She is Senior Pastor, Mike Stamper’s assistant.  She also serves in the capacity of Financial Administrator. Edna received a Business Administration Degree from Lenoir Community College. She married Chester Proctor in 1986. Together they have six children, eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading and watching Hallmark movies.

Edna’s life verse: "I keep my eyes always on the Lord.  With Him at my right hand, I will not be shaken."  Psalm 16:8

Church Pianist 

Joan Pate - Church PianistJoan Pate - Church Pianist

Joan Pate

Joan has served as a church musician for 56 years, and has served as Pianist at Arlington Baptist since 2008. Joan has been married to husband Bob for 39 years. They have two children, Rob and Sara Pate Sloop, and 1 grandchild, Savannah. Joan’s hobbies include music, reading, going to the beach, concerts, and movies. 

Joan’s life verse is Romans 8:28: “And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to His purpose”.




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