Rev. Craig Stepp

Senior Pastor

Pastor Craig Stepp came on staff in December 2008 as the Associate Pastor. On February 19, 2017 he was installed as the Senior Pastor of Fruitland Baptist Church.
Pastor Craig is a native of Henderson County. He graduated from West Henderson High School, Mars Hill College and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.  
He is married to Ranee’ (Aldous) and they have three children:  Brock, Tatum and Clayton. 

Rev. William Hardin

Associate Pastor

Pastor William Hardin is a native of Henderson County and is a graduate of North Henderson High School.  He received his B.S. in Religion and Business from Liberty University in 2012 graduating Cum Laude and a Master of Theological Studies from Liberty University in 2013 graduating Magna Cum Laude. He is currently working on his Doctorate at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

He and his wife Allison, have two daughters, London and Isabel.


Rev. Chris Pace

Pastor of Care and Discipleship

Chris and his wife Kim joined our staff in fall of 2020.  Chris & Kim have served our community for over 25 years in various roles from planting to discipleship.  Chris has a heart for missions and a deep desire to see believers of all ages be discipled into a deeper and more intimate relationship with Christ.  Chris & Kim are blessed to have two adult children and four beautiful grandchildren.   


The Stepp Family

Craig, Reneé, Brock, Tatum, and Clayton



The Hardin Family

William, Allison, London, and Isabel

150 College Street - Hendersonville, NC  28792
(828) 685-8990