Riverside Heights Baptist Church
Sunday, May 27, 2018
Where Hearts and Lives are Changed!

Our Staff

Rev. Randy Billingsley, Pastor;
      Bro. Randy came to RHBC October of 2008. Bro. Randy is a graduate of Wetumpka High School, Wetumpka, Alabama, and has a BSOE from Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, Texas. He has earned his Masters in Divinity from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and is now working towards his Dr. of Ministry degree. He retired from the United State Air Force after serving more than 22 years Active Duty.
      Bro. Randy was licensed to preach at Liberty Baptist Church and ordained at Tallaweka Baptist Church, Tallassee, Alabama. He has served in a number of churches and positions, including youth and music ministries, bi-vocational and full-time pastor. He always found a local church to minister with as he traveled the world with the Air Force.
      Bro. Randy is married to Lanette, and they have three children; Josh, Ben and Zach. All three share the family calling with the military: Josh lives in Arizona, Ben is serving on Active Duty with the Army, in Tennessee with his wife Elizabeth and their 2 girls, Aubrey and Savannah. Zach is in the Army Reserves.
      “ I desire to serve God with all my heart. I love the fact that God purposes to use us individually to accomplish His will in this world. He created us individually, and gives us specific tasks to accomplish. My desire and goal is to help Riverside Heights Baptist Church accomplish the purposes God has desired for us. Together in purpose, may God be glorified in our ministries.”
Bro. Stan Carlton
     Bro. Stan has come to RHBC February 2014.  Church music has been a significant part of Stans life. He accepted his first church staff position when we was 16 years old and has been on staff at a church every since. He is married to Dianna.
     Bro. Stan was raised in the Hackneyville Community of northwest Tallapoosa Co. He has had family connections to Elmore County for most of his life. His adoped grandparents lived and worked at Camp Kiwanis on Lake Martin for years, and were related to many in the community. His paternal uncle, Ben Carlton, had a great love for and a history of musical service to the Elmore County church community. 
     Bro. Stan studied music under private instructors, and spent 4 summers at the Gospel Singers of America School of Christian  music, in Pass Christian, MS (connected to the old Stamps-Baxter Music publishing and teaching industry) and was a church music major at the university of Montevallo. 
     He currently woks with the Alabama Department of Transportation, as their Procurement Manager. Before ALDOT, he was with the Dept. of Corrections for 6 months, in personnel management. Prior to his 20+ years with the State of Alabama he spent over 10 years in the mechanical engineering field and 6 years in the automotive service industry. Bro Stan has a BS in Management from Troy University, Montgomery, with a minors in engineering Technology and Accounting. 
     He and his wife, Dianna have celebrated their 30 anniversary recently. They have 2 sons, Adam ( and daughter-in-law Doryan) and Shane. And 3 lovely grandchildren, Brandon, Chloe, and Nikki. Adam and Doe live off Redland Road in Wetumpka; Shane lives in Nixburg, on Highway 9 in Coosa County. Bro. Stan and Dianna live in Forest Hills in Montgomery but hope to have their home completed on Jug Factory Road in the Claud Community by the end of March. 
     "While my primary ministry is music and worship, I am an ordained minister, and have served churches as Sunday School Teacher, Bible Studies Leader and in administrative positions including Board of Trustees, Facilities/Security, Investments/Finance, and Lay Leadership/Nominations. I strive to make myself available when possible to the Church Members and family in times of need."
     "We embrace our ministry at RHBC with gratitude, love and an expectation that God's work will excel."