Brother Mike Shelton
For over 20 years Brother Mike Shelton has been pastoring and shepherding Bellevue Baptist Church. Married to his wife Kimberly, they have raised two boys, Nathan and Daniel. He pastored two other churches prior to Bellevue. Brother Mike’s Doctorate in Divinity comes from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. Mike’s heart for Jesus leads Bellevue in its love for the community and each other.
Minister to Senior Adults
Larry and Peggy Wakefield built their retirement home in Bellevue after 34 years of International Mission Board service in Mexico and Guatemala. Larry joined the staff in 2016 to lead the ministry to senior adults which includes the monthly Happy Hearts program. Responsibilities include hospital and rehab visitation as well as outreach to senior adults on the west side of Nashville. Considered an expert in small group ministry, his passion is church planting. Peggy and Larry are avid birdwatchers and enjoy visiting antique shops throughout central Tennessee. Ambos hablan español.
Donna joined the staff of Bellevue Baptist Church in 2007. She has a heart for the ministry and serving the Lord. Donna and her husband Dale have been married thirty-six years, have three children and four grandchildren. She enjoys vacations to the beach or the mountains, going to the YMCA, and most of all, spending time with her family.
Judy and her husband Charles are members of Bellevue Baptist Church and Judy works as Ministry Secretary since 2008. Charles and Judy have 3 children and 5 grandchildren and all live in Bellevue.
Judy enjoys spending time with family, reading and a good movie.