Pastor & Staff

Jeff & Denise Lovell

Lead Pastor & Wife

Pastors Jeff and Denise Lovell have been in the pastoral ministry for over 40 years. Twenty-eight of those years have been spent as the lead pastor of four churches. The Lovell’s have also spent extensive time in evangelism and have served three other churches as an interim pastor. The Lovell’s have been blessed with three wonderful daughters, Dorinda, Alisha and Jennifer and they have four beautiful grandchildren, Landen, Carah, Tylar and Keyn. They reside in Habersham County on their small farm where they enjoy the outdoors, gardening and country living.

Yvette Gooch

Administrative Assistant

Yvette Gooch serves as the Administrative Assistant to the Pastor. She also serves as the Churches Outreach Director and the Coordinator to the Nursery and Preschool Ministries. Yvette and her husband Kenneth reside in Gainesville, Georgia with their two sons.

Denise Lovell

Women’s Ministry Director

As a Pastor's Wife and mother to three daughters, Denise understands the ministry need that is unique to women and the daily issues that they encounter. Her current role as Children Church Director and past roles with ministering to pastor's wives, directing and overseeing girls ministries of all ages has served her well in her leadership role with the women at Brookstone Church.

Diane Thomas

Senior Adult Ministries Director

Diane Thomas serves Brookstone as our Senior Adult Ministries Director, She also serves as the Nursing Home Ministry Director. She has a great heart for senior adults and coordinates regular activities for fellowship and ministry. Diane resides in Gainesville, GA.

Brad & Christy Beasley

Worship Leaders

Brad & Christy Beasley serve as Praise & Worship Leaders at Brookstone. Brad and Christy are both from Gainesville, Georgia. They have led worship across the US for youth camps, conferences, retreats and revivals. They’ve led praise and worship for over 15 years. Brad and Christy have been married since July 2000 and have 2 children, Molly Grace and Boone.