Our Staff

Pastor Josh Armendariz - Lead Pastor

  Josh came to KFCC in Nov. 2019, from the Cornerstone Baptist Church in the Des Moines suburb of Ankeny, Iowa, and five years at Abundant Life Christian Center in Wilmington, MA.    He brings 16 years of experience as a Sr. Pastor, Youth Minister, and Discipleship Ministry.  Josh has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Youth Ministry from Moody Bible Institute and a Master of Divinity degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.  Josh’s wife Elizabeth, is also a GCTS graduate.  Josh and Elizabeth describe themselves as a team, and they have two children, Tristan (13) and Angie (8).  E-Mail Josh

Rev. Dr. W. David Thomas - Pastor of Defined Duties 

David Thomas at KFCCDavid is on sabbatical until sometime in 2021.  He  has celebrated over 40 years since his ordination and has advanced degrees from Southern Baptist and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminaries.  David started as the Pastor at Kingston FCC in 1997.  He has been a leader of Noah's Ark Day Care Center, The Pregnancy Care Center (Haverhill, MA), Rotary Club, Sarah's Place Adult Day Health Center, and New England Home for the Deaf among other community organizations. 

Associate Pastor - This position is on hold

Currently the Assoc. Pastor position is on hold.  For more than a dozen years the congregation has been supported by two pastors.  One position has largely been focused on pastoral care.  In addition to providing direct biblical and spiritual care and occasionally preaching, this pastor has supported the work of a lay Pastoral Care Team, GriefShare, and Stephen Ministry.

Elaine Prestipino - Director of Ministry Support Services;
Elaine Prestipino at KFCCElaine works in our busy church office as Director of Ministry Support Services and as Financial Administrator where she handles the day to day financial tasks of the church.   In addition to her paid staff positions, Elaine volunteers as a member of the Budget Review Team and is involved in small group Bible study. E-Mail Elaine 

 Cindy WellingtonAdministrative Assistant; 

  Cindy helps put together the weekly church publications as well as any other day to day   task that needs attention.  In addition to her staff position Cindy, co-chairs A Circle of Christian Women and is involved in small   group bible study groups.  E-Mail Cindy


Judy Hunter at KFCCJudy Hunter - Music Director / Organist;
Judy Hunter is the Music Director/Organist at FCC.  She has served the church with excellence in that capacity for more than fifty years.  E-Mail Judy 

 

 Gwen CiterellaGwen Citarella - Director of Youth Ministries;
Gwen brings to Youth Ministry a deep desire for youth to encounter the love of Jesus Christ and to help them forge a meaningful and lasting connection to his body of believers.  E-Mail Gwen

 

Kate Johnson - Children's Ministry Director.

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  Mike Fabello - Sexton;
 Mike is responsible for the physical upkeep of the church building including the sanctuary, Rent Fellowship Hall, bathrooms, kitchen   and   Sunday school rooms. 

  

 Ruth Cranton - Choral Director & Worship Technology Leader:  E-Mail Ruthie

 

  

Dave Spaulding - Newton Worship Leader: