Jeff and Melissa Phillips

Legacy Owensboro Pastors

Pastor Jeff and his wife Melissa have a heart to see the body of Christ grow and develop both individually and corporately.  Leading by example they strive to maintain a disciplined lifestyle that represents Christ.  Throughout Pastor Jeff's ministry he has been involved in many different avenues of servanthood.  He continues to serve with Mercy 29, Legacy Nashville and has ministered in several nations including South Africa, Guatemala, and the Holy Land. Pastor Jeff’s Biblical Education includes a Bachelors in Biblical Studies (B.B.S.) and Master of Theology (Th.M.) with Omega Bible Institute and Seminary.  He is also ordained through Destiny Ministries.  

Melissa has also served Mercy29 establishing orphanages in India.  Melissa is ordained through Destiny Ministries and is a member of AACC and she also serves as a Board Certified Biblical Counselor recognized by the American Association of Christian Counselors.  Melissa’s photography is award winning and is in circulation. Her work is seen across the world by her photocompositions of brochures, books, advertisements, PSAs, as well as in the entertainment and music industry. She also writes a blog of inspiration and encouragement.

They have four sons;

-Lyle Benjamin and wife Allyson with son Isaiah and daughter Remi.

- Bryson Roth and wife Heather with daughter Annalise and son Lennon.

-Jordan Heath and his wife Amber. 

-Spencer Edward.

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