Rick Harrington

Lead Pastor for Preaching and Vision

Pastor Rick has been serving FBC Haverhill as the lead pastor for about 10 years. Rick grew up in Haverhill, and after seminary felt the Lord's calling to return and minister in his hometown. He loves to travel the world whenever possible; watch and play sports, especially the Pats; read good books and spend time with his wife and two kids. His passion is to see the church deeply in love with Jesus, spreading the fame of His Name into the community and throughout the earth.

Pastor Rick graduated from Gordon College (B.A.) and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (M.Div), and holds a doctorate degree in preaching from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (D.Min). He's half-Korean and half Irish/Swedish and loves good coffee and good humor.

He is the author of the books "How to Find a Church: Seven Steps to Becoming Part of a Spiritual Familyand "The Weight of Preaching: Heralding the Gospel of Grace"

You can email Pastor Rick at rick@fbchaverhill.org

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Mike Sperring

Pastor for Worship and Care

Mike is a graduate of Washington Bible College (BA in Religious Education) and Capital Bible Seminary (Th. M. in New Testament Greek). He is currently pursuing his D.Min in Biblical Counseling at WTS. He has been doing ministry for over 35 years, serving as a Christian school teacher, a youth pastor of a multi-ethnic church, an associate pastor at various churches, a professor of continuing education with Washington Bible, and as a missionary in the Dominican Republic, training nationals at the Seminario Biblico Cristiano and overseeing new church plants. Mike and his wife Cheryl have 4 grown children and 6 grandchildren.

You can email Pastor Mike at mike@fbchaverhill.org

KIna forman

Administrative Assistant to the Lead Pastor

Kina comes to us with 20 years of administrative and ministry experience, working with Chosen People Ministries and Jews for Jesus. She attended Washington Bible College and graduated from Nyack College (BS Missiology). She loves spending time with her husband, Mitch, and 3 children, Kaelee, Alana & Joshua. She will most likely be the first voice you’ll hear on the phone or first face you will see if you stop in for a visit. So give us a call or come on by!

Jessica Harrington

Kid Town Director

Jessica has served with children and teenagers at FBC Haverhill for the last 14 years and now is the volunteer director of our Kid Town ministry. Jessica has a Bachelor of Science degree from Merrimack College in Civil Engineering and worked in that field until becoming a stay-at-home mom with her two children. She loves to read good books, drink iced coffee, and minister to women, kids and kids-at-heart!

You can email Jessica at jess@fbchaverhill.org

Darcy Randall


Darcy has 20 years of experience in the financial field. She takes care of the day-to-day bookkeeping and financial reporting. She and her husband, Phil, grew up at FBC. She enjoys reading and spending time with Phil and their three kids Taylor, Morgan, and Molly.

Board of Elders

Our dedicated board of Elders recognizes the call to Shepherds God's people well. Our current Elders are Joe Harrington (Chairperson), Dennis DiGennaro, Ambrose Onwuka, and Pastor Rick (an Elder by virtue of his position as the Lead Pastor).

You can email the Board of Elders at elders@fbchaverhill.org