• Chase Owen

    New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA—Graduating Dec. 2017

    Master of Divinity, Expository Preaching

    The University of Mississippi – 2006

    B.B.A., Business Administration, Marketing Communications

    Ordained by Cumberland Baptist Church, Maben, MS, – October 2012

    Chase returned to the Gulf Coast in 2013 after living in Oxford, MS for seventeen years. While in North Mississippi, he served as the Youth Pastor of Shady Grove Baptist Church, Batesville, MS and Senior Pastor of Cumberland Baptist Church, Maben, MS. Prior to coming to Redeemer he served as the Senior Pastor of Gulf Gardens Baptist Church, Gulfport, MS (2013-2017). Chase is married to Emily, and the father of Haley and Grace. Chase enjoys cooking, cycling, hiking, fishing, and hunting.

  • Reverend Aaron Safley


    Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson, MS – 2008
    Master of Divinity, Biblical and Theological Studies

    Mississippi College, Clinton, MS – 2003
    B.S., Business Administration, Accounting

    Ordained by Michael Memorial Baptist Church, Gulfport, MS – September 2008

    Aaron is a native of the Gulf Coast and has recently returned after serving as Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church of Polkville, MS (2008 – 2012). Prior to First Baptist, he served as an Associate Pastor to Youth at Liberty Baptist Church in Flowood, MS. Aaron is married to Jessica Safley, an anesthesiologist at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, and together they have 4 children – Finley, Brown, Lane, and Rhett. Aaron enjoys spending time with his family, playing soccer and tennis, outdoor activities such as hunting, and fishing, reading, and a great cup of coffee.