2624 W. Palmetto St.
Florence, SC 29501
(843) 669-7657

Sunday School 10:00 AM
Worship Service 11:00 AM
Evening Service 6:00 PM

Midweek Service 7:00 PM

Making A Difference

Our Staff


      Lee Patrick is the Pastor of First Free Will Baptist Church in Florence, SC.  Pastor Patrick came to First FWB in Florence, in August 1997, as Youth Pastor.  He ministered to the Youth both in the church and school until February 2002 when his Pastor, Rev. Mike Creech, passed away as a result of a massive heart attack.  The church voted Pastor Patrick as the new pastor in May 2002. His wife, Julie, is his secretary and they have two children, Brandon (18) and Brad (16).

Chad Reel is from Gastonia, NC, and has ministered at First Church since July 2003.
He holds a Bachelorís Degree in Pastoral Theology and Secondary Education.  His experience in Christian Education and his vision have enabled the school to minister to hundreds of families over the years.

Daniel Daughtry is from Goldsboro, NC, and has ministered at First Church since June 2015. He and his wife Maria, have two children, Christian and Adalynn . Daniel works with the adult choir and leads the congregation worship, coordinates special music, and oversees the music ministry of Maranatha Christian School. It is his desire that people genuinely experience God through music.