Jesus Christ is the Lead Pastor of the Church, both locally and universally.  Our leaders seek to follow Him in every action, word, and choice they make for Refuge Church.

Kim Bego

Minister of Care

Kim is responsible for, but not limited to, leading our women’s and seniors ministries, as well as overseeing our facility. Kim’s passion is to see women become free through the gospel of Jesus Christ and for seniors to be integrated into the life of Refuge Church! Kim has volunteered and served with children in both church and our community for the last 20 years, and she is excited for her new role as minister of care. She has three daughters and three grandchildren that are her joy.

Brady Hoffman

Pastor of Community Life

Brady is responsible for, but not limited to, Refuge’s Family Groups, hospitality, worship, and outreach events. Before joining Refuge Church as the Pastor of Community Life, Brady served on staff with Campus Outreach for five years at Charleston Southern University. He and his wife Kelly have been married for 12 years, and they have two daughters. Brady has a B.S. from The College of Charleston in both Business Administration and Hospitality and Tourism and Event Management.

Ethan Seifried

Lead Pastor

Ethan is primarily responsible for vision, preaching, leadership, and shepherding. His passion is to teach and preach the gospel and see christ formed in the context of a diverse group of God’s people. He and his wife Lauren have been married for 11 years and have four young boys. Ethan has a B.A. from the University of Georgia and an M. Div. from Emory University’s Candler School of Theology.

We are not alone in this endeavor but connected to many other gospel-centered churches throughout the country. We belong to Harbor Network, who encourage, equip, and support Refuge to be a healthy, multiplying church. Click the graphic below for more info.