Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.  

Pastor Tim Godfrey, Senior Pastor

Senior Pastor Tim Godfrey and his wife Becky are originally from West Virginia and moved to the Fox Valley in June of 1998. They have been members of Fox River Baptist Church since the spring of 1999. Pastor Tim began in the ministry in1993. He has been on staff at Fox River Baptist Chruch since 2000.

One of Pastor’s favorite Bible verses is…
Ecclesiastes 9:10  (ESV)
Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might, for there is no work or thought or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol, to which you are going.

Scott Smith, Elder

Scott Smith is married to Carol and they have seven adult children. They have attended Fox River Baptist Church since June 2008. Scott has spent much of that time involved in the men’s ministry and been a part of the men’s leadership for this ministry since June of 2009. The men’s leadership plans men’s educational, service and fellowship opportunities . He is involved in a men’s Saturday morning Bible study, begun in September 2010, and became an Elder in November 2012.

One of Scott’s favorite Bible verses is…
Matthew 6:33 (ESV)
But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

Scott Dohms, Elder

Scott Dohms and wife Rhonda, who are originally from Eau Claire, were married in 1992 and have four children. They have been members of Fox River Baptist Church since 1998. Scott has a passion for seeing children grow in their walk with the Lord. He has been teaching special education since 2000, on the Christian Education Board since 2000, and has taught Sunday School for the early elementary level since 2002. Scott also serves as head usher, in the sound booth and as of 2013 as an Elder




Ryan Smith, Elder
Ryan Smith has been attending Fox River Baptist Church since 2008, and a member since 2010.  Ryan enjoys being the fun uncle to his six nephews and seven nieces.  He is a teacher at heart, having taught trumpet to many students for over twenty years.  Ryan now enjoys being on the teaching team that leads the weekly men’s Bible study as well as the adult Sunday School.  Ryan works for a local family-owned music store, Heid Music.  Our sovereign Lord has granted Ryan favor in Heid’s eyes and kept him there for nearly twenty years.  Ryan became an elder in October of 2023.

One of Ryan’s favorite Bible verses is…

Revelation 22:20 (ESV)

He who testifies to these things says, “Surely I am coming soon.” Amen. Come, Lord Jesus