Our leadership team has a passion to share God's love and serve others. We would love to meet you and get to know you better!

John Pharis

Senior Pastor

Pastor John is a licensed architect and church planter in the beautiful city of Charleston.  Originally from central Louisiana, he received the life-changing experience of salvation at The Pentecostals of Alexandria, a church he considers home. Read Full Bio

Danita Eldridge

Associate Pastor

Pastor Danita is a Vice President at a local bank, and an extremely talented singer, anointed worship leader and fervent prayer warrior. She regularly teaches and preaches at the church, along with singing on the praise and worship team and assisting in the Outreach Department. Pastor Danita brings her skills in planning, communication and organization to our pastoral team. She is married to Brother Tim Eldridge, she has two adult children and is the proud Mimi of two of the best Grandchildren this side of Heaven.

Joshua Goddard

Associate Pastor

Pastor Josh is a successful business owner and talented singer, musician, and song-writer. Alongside his wife Christina, they minister together leading City Kids, our Sunday School Department. He teaches our New Life classes, designed for all new members of City Church, and regularly preaches. Pastor Josh is insightful, prayerful, family-centered, and a devoted student of the Word of God.