Our Youth Pastor

Andy Friedman

Youth Pastor


Andy is a lover of Jesus, father of 4 kids ages 4 to 13, and married to Kristin for 16 years. He is a software engineer (currently programming for IPhones and Androids). Beyond his profession, Andy also has a seminary degree (MA) in Practical Theology from Regent University.

In addition to Andy helping lead in various youth groups since 2002, he and Kristin were Young Life leaders in Waynesboro from 2010 to 2018. Andy loves telling stories about the God moments in his life and hearing others’ stories. He is passionate about missions and bringing the good news of Jesus Christ outside the walls of the church building.

Andy is a one-time competitor on American Ninja Warrior, who continues to train and compete for the love of the sport and the possible chance to do the show again. He loves the S’more Galore parfait from Dairy Queen and almost any spicy food.