Church Staff

Church Staff

Janet Black

Janet Black is our Children’s Ministry Director and has been with our church for the last 14 years. Janet was blessed with a love for children and has always been dedicated to her calling to work with them and her love for athletics. Janet worked as a Coach and Physical Educator for 28 years before retiring from Pearland ISD. Even after retirement, God wasn’t done with her service to children and she found a home for her gift of leading…

Josiah Brown

Josiah loves the Friends Church! He has been serving as Pastor of Student Ministries since July 2017. He is a proud graduate of Friends University with a B.S. in Finance and a secondary major in Christian Spiritual Formation. On June 17th, 2017, he was married to the love of his life, Courtney, who is a para-teacher at Westwood Elementary in Friendswood. Some of Josiah’s most formative experiences include mission trips to Friends Churches in different parts of the world (Burundi,…

Joyce Byrne

Joyce Byrne joined our church staff in 1999, so she has been at FFC the longest of any of our current staff members. Her role as church administrator involves wearing lots of different “hats”, with a job description that includes everything from church finance to HR issues to facility management and much more. She likes to write, and other members of the staff sometimes refer to her as the “word weaver”. Joyce’s favorite part of her job is the privilege…