Rev. M. Derek Jacks, Senior Pastor


From the Birmingham area, Derek has been the senior pastor of HCPC since September 2009. After completing his bachelor’s in business administration at Samford University in 2006, Derek graduated from Beeson Divinity School in 2010. He was previously the Associate Pastor for Youth at Rocky Ridge Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Derek has also worked in the construction and banking industries. He has been married to his high school sweetheart, Cindy, since 2001. They have three children: Ava, Braden, and Drew.

Phone: (205) 903-8469

Email: pastorderek77@gmail.com

Dr. Lynn Faulkner, Director of Music & Pianist

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Dr. Lynn Faulkner (painted above by HCPC’s own Tom Dameron) has served as pianist for HCPC since 2001. She also serves accompanist, adjunct professor, and class piano instructor at the University of Montevallo.

Jeanne Webber, Organist

Delores Moore, Financial Secretary and Office Administrator

Church Session

James Colvard (Elder, 2022)

Tom Dameron (Elder, 2022)

Paul Wallace (Elder, 2022)

Chris Christie (Elder, 2023)

linda Bailey (Elder, 2024)

Melissa Dameron-Vines (Elder, 2024)

*One seat of the Elder class 2024 is vacant