About 
Celebration Ministry Staffing


Celebration Ministry Staffing is dedicated to equipping the local church with the finest, most effective Ministry leadership.

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Welcome from our CEO, Phil Barfoot
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We are here for you!

At Celebration Ministry Staffing, we believe that IT’S ALL ABOUT RELATIONSHIPS! From day one, our expert staff will work WITH you and your team. We will come to you, worship with you, and stay closely connected to your team throughout the entire process.

Our purpose and passion is to be the foremost company that you can absolutely trust to deliver the best and finest Worship Pastors, Executive Pastors, Pastors, and other staff members for your particular ministry.

We will work tirelessly FOR you until we find the best fit  – whether you are a church looking for a ministry leader or are a ministry leader looking for a church.

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We guarantee our service to your church

As you can see, our Advisory Team and Consultants are the absolute finest Worship Pastors, Executive Pastors, Pastors, Christian University Leaders and State Directors in America! Their expertise and commitment to excellence in ministry is second to none!

The difference with CMS is the RELATIONSHIPS our team has with our candidates and the churches with which we partner.

We rely on knowing who we are serving and use the latest technology only as a support to proven, time-tested friendships and relationships through the years. This guarantees the finest candidates with the highest standards of excellence and integrity.

Our absolute guarantee is to provide each church with the finest person for each position. We take what we do seriously and count it an honor to partner with the best in the business!

Looking forward to partnering with YOU on your exciting ministry journey to the next level!

Our Staff


Phil Barfoot

Dr. Phil Barfoot

CEO
Franklin, Tennessee

Kathy King

Kathy King

COO
Franklin, TN

Sheri Barfoot

Sheri Barfoot

VP of Finance
Franklin, Tennessee

Cole Campbell

Cole Campbell

Director of Recruiting
Franklin, Tennessee

Ken Barker

Ken Barker

Director of Candidate Placement
Franklin, Tennessee

Johnny Hunt

Dr. Johnny Hunt

Executive Director - Senior Pastor Division
Woodstock, GA

David Dykes

Dr. David Dykes

Executive Partner- Senior Pastor Division
Tyler, TX

Chris Lovell

Chris Lovell

Sr. Advisor of Next Gen & Youth Ministries
Shreveport, LA

Kevin Batson

Kevin Batson

Executive Consultant
Taylors, SC

Scott White

Scott White

Executive Consultant
Port St. Joe, FL​

Brian Powers

Brian Powers

VP of Operations
Franklin, TN

Joey Guarino

Joey Guarino

Executive Assistant to Phil Barfoot
Franklin, TN

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Shannon Rollins

Office Manager
Franklin, TN

Jeff Brockelman

Jeff Brockelman

Executive Consultant
Fort Mill, SC

Jeff Young

Jeff Young

Executive Director, Executive Pastor Division
Houston, TX

Scott Lee

Scott Lee

Executive Consultant
Fairhope, AL

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Our Advisory Team


Our Advisory Team includes the very finest Worship Pastors, Executive Pastors, Pastors, Christian University Leadership and State Directors in America. Our team personally knows the candidates we work with, which helps to ensure the strongest, long-term placements!
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