Jeff and 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 three beautiful grandchildren. They reside in Habersham County on their small farm where they enjoy the outdoors, gardening and country living.
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 Cleveland, Georgia with their two sons.
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.
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.