Pastor Russ Peters has been on staff since February 2011 and is the son of retired Pastor Terry Peters.  Russ has been in ministry for over twenty years and has served in many positions in office, such as: Elder, Youth Pastor and Trustee.  Pastor Russ is also very involved in the Praise Team here at Alabama. As an extension of his ministry, Russ has traveled abroad singing and playing original songs, ministering through Christian music and testimony.  Russ has recently recorded some of these songs on an album called “The Other Side.”  For more information on Russ’ music, visit his website at

Pastor Russ Peters has been married to his wife Jodi for 25 years. Mrs. Peters is an author and speaks at various women’s conferences around the area.  They have four children. Pastor Russ is passionate for the Lord and has a great burden for the lost and loves serving at AFGF. To reach Pastor Russ Peters, feel free to email him at or call 585-798-4849.