Terrell and Shanda Somerville
Lead Pastor and Executive Assistant
God gave Terrell the “vision” for Freedom Church and he accepted the challenge for a new church plant in 2000. Terrell is the lead and founding pastor. He is a graduate of Oakland City University with an Associate of Arts in Religious Studies and Union University with a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership. He serves as the President of Freedom Church's Executive Team. Terrell firmly believes in the power of the Word of God to change lives. Therefore, he is a careful student of the Word of God, preaching it to meet the needs of every day living. He previously served one church as senior pastor and one other as student pastor. He and his wife, Shanda, who serves as the Executive Assistant and the Vice President of the Executive Team, have three married daughters, two grandsons, and one granddaughter on the way.