Meet Our Staff

Jamie Murphy

Senior Pastor
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Jamie Murphy has served as our senior pastor at Grace Baptist since March 2009.

He is married to his high school sweetheart, Pam. They have four children: Lauren, Barrett, Hannah and Bryce.

Before coming to Grace he served in the ministry areas of youth, education, outreach and administration in two churches, one in North Carolina and one in Kentucky.

He holds a Masters Degree in Christian Education and a Doctorate of Educational Ministry Degree in Leadership. His ministry passions are preaching/teaching and leadership/ administration.

He enjoys hunting, fishing, reading and spending time with his family.

Andy Hilden

Youth Pastor

Andy joined the staff of Grace Baptist Church as the new Youth Pastor in May 2016. Andy is married to Ceslie, and they have one daughter Camie.

Before coming to Grace Baptist, Andy served in ministry areas of youth, college and small groups. He currently serves with the Indiana Army National Guard as a Battalion Chaplain and was deployed to Mosul, Iraq in 2008. He received his Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2013. Andy has a desire for youth to grow in their faith and to be built up. He has a passion for the next generation to rise up and be a light in the darkness and push God’s kingdom forward.

Andy enjoys any sports, outdoor events, geocaching, reading and playing video games.

Bruce Salazar

Worship Pastor

Bruce Salazar is our worship pastor here at Grace and joined our staff in December of 2012. He has an extensive background in music including leading worship, teaching music lessons and doing national tours with various Christian music artists. He received his B.S. in Music Ministry from Boyce College of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY.

Bruce has a great desire to see people come to a greater realization of God and His work of redemption through biblically grounded and culturally relevant music.

Bruce and his wife, Kim, have one son, Titus. Bruce is also a professional fitness trainer and enjoys a wide variety of sports, primarily snowboarding and other “extreme sports.”