Lead Pastors

Pastors Wes and Becky Peaden

Pastor Wes Peaden

Wes our Executive and founding Pastor has been in ministry for 26 years serving as a worship leader, youth pastor, assistant pastor, and executive pastor while also working for 19 years in banking and finance. Pastor Wes is currently pursuing his Doctorate in Business Administration at Columbia Southern University. He received a Master’s Degree in Finance with a concentration in financial planning from Purdue University Global and a bachelor’s degree in Business Management: Organizational Administration from Pensacola State College. Pastor Wes also has an associates degree from  BRSM with a major in Practical ministry and a minor in Music. He is a graduate of Pace High School. Pastor Wes enjoys spending time with Becky his wife of 19 years and their 5 children, church planting, playing his guitar, traveling, writing, and exploring beautiful northwest Florida. Follow Pastor Wes on twitter@pastorattheprov  

Pastor Becky Peaden

Pastor Becky has worked in youth, children, discipleship, pastoral, and worship ministries over the last 23 years. Pastor Becky received a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Purdue University Global. She is a graduate of Pensacola Christian College where she received a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education with a minor in mathematics. She also has an associates degree in practical ministry from BRSM and is also a graduate of Pensacola Christian Academy.  She loves helping people reach their full potential. Pastor Becky enjoys spending time with Wes, her husband of 19 years, homeschooling her 5 children, being a mom, working in her garden, working for the Prov, and pastoring with Wes. Becky is our Administrative Pastor as well as Co-Pastor with Wes.  She also serves as our worship pastor and is the web designer for theprov.org and thepeopleof.org coming in fall 2019. Follow her on twitter@mommakaj

The Peaden Family


Providence began in the hearts of our Founding Pastor’s Wes and Becky Peaden in 2009.  They quickly got the message from the Lord that Pace, FL was the place where God had called them to plant a new church. There are currently many people in the two-county area that Providence serves that do not have a church home or have never met Jesus!

Pastor’s Wes and Becky’s heartbeat is to LOVE GOD and LOVE PEOPLE. They truly believe that the best is yet to come.

We are saving, praying and believing that we will soon have our own property to meet in each week. The Prov has met in a sports bar, in a rented church, in a community center, in a school cafeteria, in a coffee house, and in a house.  The church isn’t really about the place we meet, but about being followers of Jesus! Our motto comes from Acts 10:38 and we are endeavoring to follow Jesus and go about doing good and bring Healing those who are oppressed! The Good News is Jesus and we want the world to know that He is the answer to all of the problems we face. As disciples of Jesus we should take the gospel into our workplaces, in our homes, into the grocery store, and simply everywhere we go. We are the Church.

Service Times and Locations
Sunday morning
10 AM
Pace Community Center
5976 Chumuckla Hwy. Pace, FL 32571

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When you join us for a live gathering, or online, we believe you will see that Providence is-

“A Place of H.O.P.E.” 

 We hope that you will feel like we do that… 

This is HOME!