Meet Our Leaders

Stephen Hoyer


Eddie Jones


James Cline


Jim has been with his wife, Janice, for 52 years. They have three daughters, Deanna, Renee, and Kim. They have four grandsons, three granddaughters, and three great grandkids.

They’ve been in Panama City for the past ten years serving the Lord and sharing God’s Love. Jim is also in charge of the Church Buildings and Grounds. He loves reading, walking, working in his wood workshop, and oh yeah—eating.

Buel Smith


Buel has been a member of CC@PC since May 1970, where he met and married his wife, Jeannette, the love of his life in 1974.  Together they have 5 children, 11 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.

Buel has served as elder since 1992 after attending Roanoke Bible College for 2 years.  Buel and Jeannette manage the Christian Church Thrift Store.  They enjoy talking and sharing with the community through the thrift store.  They invite all to come by and sit a spell visit.


Brian Schultz

Deacon/ Office Administrator

Brian has been at CC@PC for about 10 years. He is retired military and met his wife, Linda, in Panama City.  They have 2 daughters, Sharon and Katrina, and a son, Michael, that all live in the area.  Brian and Linda are dedicated members of the Praise Team here at the church.

Brian likes to ride his Harley and go surf fishing.  His wife, Linda, likes working jigsaw puzzles and loves babysitting the grandkids.

Jim Gardner


Jim has been attending CC@PC with his wife Mary Ann for several years.  Jim has served as a deacon for many of the years he has been here.

Greg Lyon