OUr Staff

  • david scott- lead pastor

    David was called to Immanuel as Lead Pastor in April 2022. He has been married to Brooke since 2016, and they have three girls: Norah, Madalyn, and Micah. They also have a dog (Wales) in the house so David isn't the only guy in the family.

    Pastor David has a Bachelor's Degree from Louisiana Tech University, Masters Degrees (MA, MDiv, ThM) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and is pursuing a Doctorate from NOBTS. 

    Some of his favorite things in life include: seeing people begin and cultivate their personal relationship with Jesus, spending time with his girls, eating a good steak, playing sports (basketball, golf, etc), and investing in disciples of Jesus who make disciples of Jesus. 

    Email: davidscott@ibcmc.org

  • Anthony Matthews - Family Pastor & ICS Campus Pastor

    Anthony was called to Immanuel as Children's Pastor in 2015. Since June 2023, Anthony has transitioned to full-time as our Family Pastor & Campus Pastor of Immanuel Christian School. He has been in ministry for nearly 10 years, serving in multiple roles. He has been married to Constance since 2014, and they have 3 kiddos: Levi, Blakely, and Sawyer. 

    He is currently attending Leavell College at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, pursuing a BA in Christian Ministry.

    In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, baseball, but more than anything, he loves spending time with his family.

    Check out our Immanuel Kid's page to get plugged in!

    Email: anthony@ibcmc.org

  • Steve Spurlin- Worship pastor

    Steve was called to Immanuel in August 2023. Since 2018, he has served as Lead Pastor of FBC Berwick. Steve has a certificate in Christian Apologetics from Biola University and is pursuing his BA in Christian Ministry with a Minor in Apologetics from Leavell College at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. 

    He has one daughter, Kaylee, and a dog named Jack who thinks he's her brother. Steve enjoys building Christ-centered relationships, family, worship, discipleship, and too many hobbies. He often explains how the weight and wonder of God's love drives him to try to see others as Christ does. "There's nothing greater than watching that light come on when someone gives themselves to Jesus!"


    Check out our Worship page to get plugged in! 

  • Garrick Griffin- Student Pastor & ICS Athletic Director

    Garrick was called to Immanuel in October 2023. He has served in various ministry areas including student ministry, college ministry, and missions. Garrick has a Bachelors of Science in Finance and a Masters in Business Administration from Louisiana Tech University. He is currently pursuing a MDiv at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in Expository Preaching. 

    Garrick has a heart for disciple-making, being on mission, and reaching the next generation. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, working out, and spending time with people.  

    Check out our Immanuel's Student Ministry page to get plugged in!

    Email: students@ibcmc.org

  • Jennifer Dragna - Secretary 

    Jenn has been a member of Immanuel since 2006. She has been serving as Secretary since 2017. Married to Matt for 30+ years, they have 2 children (Houston and Grace) along with 3 grandchildren. 

    In addition to being a secretary, she is actively involved in our Missions and Women's Ministry. Check out our Immanuel Women's page to get connected with her and other ladies in our body.

    Email: secretary@ibcmc.org

  • Brenda Guillot- Secretary

    Brenda and her family have been attending Immanuel since October of 2011.  She has been serving as Secretary since 2018.  She and her husband, Nick, have been married since 2002 and have five daughters, two cats and a dog. 

    She graduated from Elim Bible Institute in Lima, NY in 1999 and has been actively serving in churches in various roles since then.  She loves playing a supportive role and helping others thrive where God has called them. 

    In her free time she enjoys baking and cooking for her family.  She also enjoys traveling and spending time in nature.  

    Email: secretary@ibcmc.org

  • Sandra Rodriguez- Principal, Immanuel Christian School

    Sandra has been a part of the Immanuel Christian School family for nearly 30 years as a teacher and administrative assistant, and as of June 2023, she began her tenure as Principal. She brings a wealth of knowledge and a strong leadership pedigree to our school faculty and staff. 

    Email: srodriguez@immanuelchristianmc.net

    For more information on Immanuel Christian School, visit their website at www.immanuelchristianmc.net