Our Pastor and Staff


Staff

  • Bryan Tomes - Lead Pastor
  • Kim Johnson - Children's Pastor
  • Tim St. Jean - Student Ministries Pastor
  • Patty St.Jean - Service Programing Pastor
  • Jeff Watson - Outreach Pastor
  • Steve Pare - Men's Pastor
  • Jeffrey Farnsworth - Missions Pastor
  • Barry Hanson - Lead Pastor; Crossroads Carver
  • Talitha Slocum - Assimilation Director
  • Adrian Gates - Media Director
  • Julie Whitley - Executive Administrator
  • Jessica Tomes - Executive Assistant
Bryan Tomes - Lead Pastor

Bryan Tomes

Lead Pastor

Pastor Bryan A. Tomes has been the lead pastor at Crossroads since 2005. He is a Zion Bible College (now Northpoint Bible College) alumnus as well as a Teen Challenge graduate. His heart is to radically win souls for the kingdom, to see chains broken, and lives freed. He is a visionary who sees potential in every person and situation. Pastor Bryan desires to consistently bring people to the next level in their walk with God. He sincerely desires to develop and deploy the gifts in people so that they might win souls for Christ. In addition, he is a family man with a full quiver! He lives with his beautiful wife, Jessica, and their four beautiful girls; Mia, Madison, Mylee and McKinsey.
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Kim Johnson - Children's Pastor

Kim Johnson

Children's Pastor

Kim has been working with kids all her life and is passionate about teaching them the love of Christ. She believes that investing in a life when they are young means that they will grow into adults who are committed and passionate about the Lord. She lives with her husband, Chip, and has three grown children, Tracey, Doug and DJ.
Kids Ministries
Tim St. Jean - Student Ministries Pastor

Tim St. Jean

Student Ministries Pastor

Pastor Tim has had a heart for youth since he was a youth himself. He desires to raise up the next generation to be leaders, radically transformed by God's power. He served as youth pastor from 2007-2012 and is now back after a one year sabbatical. He is happily married to Patty and has two boys, Joshua and Jeremiah.
Student Ministries
Patty St.Jean - Service Programing Pastor

Patty St.Jean

Service Programing Pastor

Pastor Patty has been serving as the Service programmer at Crossroads since April of 2012. She oversees the worship, media and drama departments and desires to create the BEST Sunday experience possible. Her heart is to see people changed through the creative arts for the glory of God. She lives with her husband, Pastor Tim, and her two boys, Joshua and Jeremiah.
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Jeff Watson - Outreach Pastor

Jeff Watson

Outreach Pastor

Pastor Jeff has been serving as the Bridge pastor since September of 2012. He and his wife, Dina, also run a weekly group for addicts called Celebrate Recovery. It is his heart to see all those bound and broken set free by the power of Christ. He and his wife have two sons, Michael and Jeffy.
The Bridge Ministry Celebrate Recovery
Steve Pare - Men's Pastor

Steve Pare

Men's Pastor

Pastor Steve is a mighty man of God with the heart to see other men rise up as Godly leaders of their family. Never void of an encouraging word, you will always find Pastor Steve with a smile and a hug for everyone who walks into the doors of Crossroads. He lives with his lovely wife, Kerry, and their dog, Sadie in Methuen.
Men's Ministry Heart for the House Campaign
Jeffrey Farnsworth - Missions Pastor

Jeffrey Farnsworth

Missions Pastor

Pastor Jeffrey is our newest staff member. He has a heart for missions, hoping to one day enter the mission field himself. He lives with his lovely wife, Stephanie, and their baby son, Judah.
Global Missions
Barry Hanson - Lead Pastor; Crossroads Carver

Barry Hanson

Lead Pastor; Crossroads Carver

In 2014, Pastor Barry Hanson became the founding pastor of Crossroads Carver, a new church plant in Carver, MA. He is still a member of our Fitchburg church family. Pastor Barry served as the Executive Pastor at Crossroads here in Fitchburg from 2009 through 2013. For more information on Pastor Barry and Crossroads Carver, please visit their website and Facbook, linked below.
Crossroads Carver Church Official Website Crossroads Carver Church on Facebook
Talitha Slocum - Assimilation Director

Talitha Slocum

Assimilation Director

Talitha is our Assimilation Director, who helps connect with our new guests and helps them connect with the ministries at Crossroads. She also has been serving as the Music Director at Crossroads since September of 2012. She desires to continuously create inspiring and dynamic worship that changes lives. She lives with her husband, Steve.
Next Steps
Adrian Gates - Media Director

Adrian Gates

Media Director

Adrian Gates is a 12 year media professional. He oversees the production of our live services, webcasts, videos and websites. In his spare time, you'll also find him playing bass and spending time with his lovely wife, Sarah, and two sons, Noah and Nicky.
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Julie Whitley - Executive Administrator

Julie Whitley

Executive Administrator

Julie has been serving as the Executive Administrator since 2011. In addition, she also serves as the Women's Director. It is Julie's heart to create meaningful and lasting connections within the body of Christ so that no one falls by the wayside. She lives with her husband, Matt, and their three sons, Killian, Ethan and Spencer.
Life Groups Women's Ministry
Jessica Tomes - Executive Assistant

Jessica Tomes

Executive Assistant

Jessica Tomes is the Financial Executive Assistant at Crossroads. In addition, she is frequently described by her husband as his, "Good Thing." Jessica is part of the heart and soul of Crossroads, working diligently behind the scenes to ensure that everything is operating perfectly. She lives with her hubby, Pastor Bryan, and their four girls.


Deacon Board


  • Treasurer: Christine Collins
  • Secretary: Maria Aponte
  • Members: Berta Aikey, Mike Bragg, Roberto Cespedes, Kim Johnson, John Perry

Volunteer Leaders


Assimilation
  • Next Steps: Dennis Arsenault
  • Head Ushers: Jay Blanchard, Pastor Steve Pare
  • Hospitality: Mindy Bragg
  • Cleaning: Rodica Miner
  • Building: Pete Robichaud

Kids
  • Nursery (Ages 0-2): Kayleigh McCarthy, Marissa Fraticelli
  • Wee Warriors (Ages 3-4): Christine Collins
  • Check-In: Sarah Gates

Service Programming
  • Worship Team Leaders: Talitha Slocum, Pastor Patty St. Jean
  • Choir: Gaianne Garcia Berrios
  • Social Media Administrator: Ruth Hamburger
  • Graphic Designer: Justin Palojarvi
  • Church Photographers: Tom and Rhonda Neforas

Outreach
  • Celebrate Recovery: Dina Watson
  • Bridge Ministry: Roger Caron
  • Bridge Administrator: Tina Dubois