The Alongside Podcast

Join Pastor Mike Crump as he comes alongside other followers of Christ for thoughtful conversations about the Gospel, Culture, and the Church.

Each episode provides a window into the heart and mind of the people of Heritage Baptist Church in order to encourage and inform the body of Christ. 

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Hosted by Mike Crump

Mike is pastor of kids and communication at Heritage Baptist Church. He began ministry in Christian radio, eventually becoming a pastor at a church in North Carolina before moving to Lynchburg to finish his masters at Liberty and join the team at HBC. 

Alongside Show Notes

Alongside Ep. 18: Joshua H.

Last year Mike sat down with Joshua H. to talk about his life and plans for future global ministry. Due to the sensitivity of the area he and his wife and looking to go, we are limiting some content (including pictures) for their safety, During the conversation,...

Alongside Ep 17: Kristin Durand

Kristin Durand Director of Strategic Initiatives Today I am joined by one of the most focused and passionate people I have had the joy of knowing. She is the Director of Strategic Initiatives here at Heritage and is always brainstorming new and exciting ways to get...

Alongside Ep 16: Jamie Case

Jamie Case Assistant for Worship and Outreach Ministries In today's episode, Mike talks with Jamie Case, who is the ministry assistant for Worship and Outreach Ministries at Heritage. Jamie shares about some of the difficulties of growing up in an unchurched...

Ep 15: Pastor Keith Manuel

Ep 15: Pastor Keith Manuel

Today Mike welcomes Canadian, pastor, and all-around good guy Keith Manuel to the Alongside Podcast. Keith shares about being followed by the Royal Mounted Police as a kid, starting at Liberty when it was just beginning, and of course how he came to know Christ...

Ep 14: Pastor Kent Gregory

Ep 14: Pastor Kent Gregory

On today's episode, Mike sites down with the Executive Pastor of HBC, Kent Gregory. Kent shares about his life growing up as a Pastor/Missionary Kid, his difficult move into pastoral ministry, and the importance of longevity in ministry. 

Ep. 13: Adam Stinespring

Ep. 13: Adam Stinespring

Today Mike welcomes Pastoral Assistant, Adam Stinespring to the microphone. Adam is a PA with our worship ministry, working with Pastor Kevin and the team in leading worship and organizing services. In this episode, we hear about Adam's time growing up in West...