Pastor Robert Moore has served as Associate pastor at First Wesleyan Church since 2017, and has served in the Wesleyan Church for over 30 years. He was raised in Thomasville, NC and introduced to Jesus at the age of 12 during VBS. He graduated from Southern Wesleyan University in 1985 with a BA in BIble and was ordained by the North Carolina East District of the Wesleyan Church in 1990. Pastor Robert loves teaching the Bible and discipleship. Robert and His wife, Debra, have been married since 1994. Debra graduated from Houghton College (NY) with a Bachelor of Music degree in education in 1991. She has taught music in Bedford County Public Schools for nineteen years. Debra ministers as FWC's music director and serves on the outreach committee. She loves camping, running, and playing the piano. Robert and Debra are proud parents of two adult children who work alongside them in ministry, Kari and Nathan. Nathan and Kari serve as part of the praise team and in the areas of technology and outreach.