Terry, Becky and MaryBeth Simpkins moved to Festus in June, 1999 to begin pastoring here @ FCN. Terry is originally from West Virginia and is a graduate of Marshall University, Nazarene Bible College and Nazarene Theological Seminary.
Terry has been married to Becky since June, 1989. They have one daughter, MaryBeth, currently enrolled in the Festus School District. Becky is a RN currently working in the cath lab in nearby Mercy Jefferson Hospital.
Since moving to Festus, Terry has been active in the Twin City Area Ministerial Alliance and the on-call chaplaincy program at Mercy Jefferson. He has also been active in various District ministry activities.
Terry can be found in the Summer riding his bicycle some place in the state of Missouri. He also enjoys tinkering with electronics and playing disc golf.