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Aaron Albritton

Youth Minister

Aaron was called to become the Youth Director at Riverview Heights Missionary Baptist Church in January 2021. He was Saved in 2006 while serving on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps in Twentynine Palms, CA and was led to Christ by the testimony of, a local Pastor in Twentynine Palms, his wife, and a Navy Chaplain. He received his B.S. in Religion from Liberty University in 2013 and is currently working on his MDiv in Professional Chaplaincy with Liberty University. Aaron is married to his bride, Brandi, and they have four children together. They enjoy going to the beach, fishing, and camping when they can but most of all, studying God’s Word and reaching the lost. His desire is to reach as many lost people as he can and share the love of Jesus Christ with them.

JIM HARRIS

Pastor

Jim surrendered to preach in 1971.  He served on staff of Ardella Baptist church in Lakeland, Fl for 9 years.  He was called as Pastor of the Eastside Baptist Church in Mulberry where he stayed for 2 years before accepting the call of Lock Haven Baptist Church in Kissimmee, Fl where he served as High School Bible Instructor for Lock Haven Christian School for 10 years.  In 1991 the Riverview Heights Missionary Baptist Church in Wauchula called Jim to pastor and he accepted.  He has served at Riverview for 26 years.  Jim also teaches Theology, Philosophy, Literature, Comparative Religions, and Ministerial Practicalities at Emmaus Baptist College in Brandon, FL.  He received his Masters in Divinity from Luther Rice University in Lithonia, GA in 2013.  Jim is married to Stacy Harris.  They have 4 children and 4 grandchildren.  Jim's passion in life is to teach the Word in an understandable way so people can come to know God's purpose for their lives.  He also loves to hunt and fish

Albritton Family