CrossPointe pays staff to administrate various ministries within the church and tasks which are crucial to the day-to-day running of the church. They are:


Brad Evangelista

Brad Evangelista || E-mail
Lead Pastor/Elder

Originally from California, Brad moved to the Columbus area after graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1993. He met his wife, Jennifer, while stationed at Fort Benning, Ga. Since marrying in 1994, he and Jennifer have had four children.

He received a Master’s of Divinity from the King’s Seminary in 2006. Brad has been in pastoral ministry since 1998.

Paul Fincher

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Paul coordinates the music, media and tech team during CrossPointe’s Sunday worship services. In addition to leading the team, he plays guitar and sings. Paul’s leadership and many gifts are a blessing to CrossPointe.

He and his wife, Becca (also on staff), were married in 2007.

He received his bachelor’s in Communications from Columbus State University and master’s in business management from Troy University. In addition to serving the church, Paul is a real-estate agent with Coldwell-Banker.


Will Hawk
Pastor || E-mail

Will oversees Middle- and High-school Youth as well as Young Adults.

He and his wife, Karan Anne, are Columbus natives and have three sons and one daughter. He is pursuing a Masters of Arts in Biblical Studies at Reformed Theological Seminary (Atlanta).

Robert Ward

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Assistant Pastor

Robert helps oversee integration and assimilation into the church body, from written communications like the website and e-newsletter to managing the membership process. He also helps oversee children’s ministry, especially to elementary-school students, throughout the year. Robert is currently a student at Reformed Theological Seminary in Atlanta.

He graduated from the University of Georgia in 2010 with a bachelor’s in Public Relations. He and his wife, Sigourney, have been married since May 2011 and have one son.


Springer Cain || E-mail
Assistant Pastor

Springer equips members for mission both locally and globally. He plans short-term trips and connects individuals with opportunities to spread the gospel around the world. He also oversees missions giving and evaluates missions efforts for the church to help fund. He also manages the church building and facilities.

He graduated from the University of Georgia, where he met his wife. They have two sons. 

Becca Fincher

Rebecca Fincher || E-mail

Rebecca and her husband, Paul, have been part of CrossPointe since its beginning. She now serves the church by managing finances.

Born and raised in Columbus, she graduated from Columbus State University in 2007 with a bachelor’s in Accounting. She and Paul have been married since 2007 and have one son.


Cristin Wise || E-mail
Administrative Assistant

Cristin and her husband, Jared, joined CrossPointe in 2013, after moving to Columbus with the Army. She serves the church from the front office and helps oversee Children's Ministry operations on Sundays.

She currently studies long-distance at Liberty University, where she’s earning a degree in Family & Marriage Counseling. She and Jared have been married since 2004, with three daughters.