Counseling Ministry

Madison Church of Christ Family Counseling seeks to provide professional services within a faith-based setting in order to help Madison members as well as others in our community promote a positive sense of self and self-esteem, identify and change unhealthy patterns of behavior, decrease anxiety and depression that inhibits personal well-being, and facilitates mental, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual growth.

Darren Crowden, MA, ALC

Darren Crowden completed his B.S. in Christian Life Ministry with a minor in Christian Counseling in 2008 from Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster, PA. He received his M.A. in Mental Health Counseling in 2011 from Amridge University (formerly Southern Christian University), Montgomery, AL. His desire in counseling is to come alongside those who struggle with sexual addictions.He is a native of Florence, AL. After graduating high school, he joined the U.S. Air Force, completing a 23-year career in 2001. Thereafter, he obtained a federal civil service position with the Defense Logistics Agency and moved to Huntsville in 2016. He is married to his wife Jennifer, and they are the proud parents of their one daughter, Emily, who resides with her family in Madison, AL, and are the crazy grandparents to their three sons. Darren is an Associate Licensed Counselor under the supervision of Jerry Wilhoite, LPC-S.

To schedule an appointment, please contact Darren at


Karen Entrekin, LPC, NCC, BSN

Karen Entrekin received a Master’s degree in 2015 from the University of North Alabama in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Credentials include National Board Certification and dual Alabama licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Registered Nurse. Karen provides individual (adolescent through geriatric), couples, family, and group therapy services for a wide array of challenges including addictions, self-harm behaviors, eating disorders, serious mental illnesses, trauma, and anxiety and depressive disorders. While
working at the Mental Health Center of Morgan County, Karen worked extensively with at-risk geriatric populations and provided addiction counseling services for residents at Project Rescue from 2016-2021. She has received advanced training in Dialectical Behavior therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Karen is an active member of the Alabama Counseling Association and the American Counseling Association.

To schedule an appointment, please contact Karen directly by phone at 256-542-8686 or via email at

Becky Kelly, MA, LPC, NCC

Becky is a licensed professional counselor who enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults. She graduated from Harding School of Theology with a Master of Arts degree in Counseling in May of 2017. Believing that clients are the experts in their own lives, Becky’s goal is to provide a safe environment where people can feel heard and understood and work through whatever problems they are experiencing. 
Becky received advanced training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and has a special interest in better understanding the impact of childhood trauma on adult development. She also received training in play therapy and enjoys helping children navigate big emotions. 
Becky and Mark have been married since 1979. They have three adult children and seven beautiful grandchildren. She is passionate about teaching the Mommy & Me class and the Ladies’ Bible class at the Madison Church of Christ. She loves to travel and has a goal of visiting all of the Bible lands in her lifetime.
To schedule an appointment, please contact Becky directly at

H.E.A.L. Cancer Support Group

H.E.A.L. stands for Hope, Empathy, Acceptance, and Love. As a cancer survivor herself, Beverly Reed saw the need for those diagnosed with cancer (or their caregivers) to connect with each other to share experiences, offer encouragement, and offer insight on living beyond cancer. As the group facilitator, she hopes this group will help lighten emotional burdens. 

prison minister

siegfried bill

I began working as the full-time prison minister at Madison in 2017. I am an assistant chaplain at the Limestone Correctional Facility and spend my time working with the inmates of the honor dorm. He also spends much of his time working with Project Rescue in Priceville, AL. Project Rescue is an addiction recovery program for men. I am married to Patti, and they have worshipped with Madison for over twenty years.

iglesia minister

beto huamani

I joined the Madison family in January of 2016. I started my career serving the Lord in 2000 in Lima, Peru, at the Lucyana Iglesia de Cristo, where I preached until 2007. On a medical mission trip, I met my wife, Emily, in Lima. We were married in Nashville, TN, in 2007. Since then, I have been working to help reach out to the Hispanic population as an ESL coordinator and Hispanic minister in Nashville, TN, Franklin, TN, and Peoria, IL.

I have a degree in Arts Education and am working on a Masters in Ministry. I have gained a great deal of experience with his field work in ministry and receive a lot of support and help from my wife. Emily and I are Alabama football fans (Roll Tide!), Kentucky basketball fans (Go Big Blue!), and Peru soccer/futbol (Arriba, Perú!). I like to travel, play music, and read. Emily and I are very blessed to be a part of the Iglesia and church family at Madison.

youth minister

jordan abrams

I joined our ministry team in March of 2020. I am a native of Mobile, AL but have spent much of my life in the Shoals area of Alabama, as well. I have a Bible and Ministry degree from Harding University. While at Harding, I met and married my incredible wife Lindsey, from Snellville, GA. I have been in full-time ministry since 2012.  In August of 2018, we were blessed with a precious little girl named Mallory. My favorite team is Alabama. I love the outdoors, watching college football, and hanging out with Mallory and Lindsey.

youth minister

richard turner

I began serving as a youth minister for Madison in January 2018. In June of that year, I married my wife, Sarah. I grew up in Oak Ridge, TN, and Sarah grew up in New Hope, AL. We both have a deep passion for working with young people. In 2017, I graduated from Freed-Hardeman University, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies. My favorite hobbies include cheering for the Florida Gators, reading, hiking, traveling, and participating in athletics. I love being part of a church family where I can be one small part of a diverse family working towards growing the Kingdom numerically and spiritually.

preaching minister

andrew itson

Andrew is married to Lauri Ann and they have three children, two boys, Crews and Cameron, and one girl, Dawson. he began working with the Madison family in June of 2021. Before Andrew came to Madison he was the preaching minister at the Robertsdale Church of Christ in Robertsdale, AL and the Campus Minister at the University Church of Christ in Montgomery, AL. Andrew graduated with a Master of Arts in Biblical Studies from Faulkner University and a PhD in Leadership in Ministry and Religion from the University of the Cumberlands. Andrew loves hiking with his family, playing sports, coaching his kids, watching FSU football, reading, and eating at “hole in the wall”restaurants.

preaching minister

brandon pressnell

Brandon married his high school sweetheart, Cindy in May of 1996. They have three children, Kenzie, Gage, and Nick.  He has Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Biblical Studies from Faulkner University and has been in full-time ministry since 1995. He has served at Madison as Youth Minister, Family Minister, and most recently as Preaching Minister since his arrival in January of 2000. In addition to preaching alongside Andrew, Brandon enjoys planning and coordinating our worship assemblies as well as spending time with our families, encouraging them with biblical and practical guidance.  For relaxation, Brandon enjoys almost every sport, singing, art, and hanging out with his family and friends.  

media outreach minister

jason helton

I joined the Madison ministry team in 2007 as youth minister alongside Brandon Pressnell. In August 2017, I transitioned into my current role as Media Outreach Minister. The purpose of my role is to create content that communicates the Gospel and connects the church. 

In 2008, I graduated from Faulkner University with a B.S. in Youth & Family Ministry. In 2023 I complete my M.A. in Online Ministry from Regent University. I married my wife, Ellen, in the Fall of 2011, and we have four children: Norah, Owen, Benjamin, and Nolan. We live in Harvest and enjoy hiking, Alabama football, Chicago Bulls basketball, good food, good music, traveling, photography, and Krispy Kreme.