Pastor Randy began at FCC in July, 2004 straight from years serving as a missionary in Costa Rica. In addition to pastoral roles as a missionary, Dr Smith was a church planter/pastor with the Missionary Church in Washington State, an associate pastor in Michigan, a pastoral intern at a Vineyard Church in NE Indiana, a worship leader and an occasional adjunct professor at Bethel College. He occasionally travels internationally offering pastoral friendship & counsel, and currently chairs the board for the mission organization Global Teams. Randy holds a Ph.D. in Intercultural Studies and a M.A. in World Mission & Evangelism from Asbury Theological Seminary, as well as a M.Min. in Pastoral Studies and a B.A. in Bible Literature from Bethel College. He is married to Tammy and they have two adult married children, and two grandchildren.