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The Refuge's core values are Worship, Outreach, Relationships, Discipleship and Students. There is a place for you at The Refuge. YOU are WELCOME here! We look forward to seeing you!

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Ministry Leaders


Chris & Nicole Mew

Next Steps & Encounter Team

Chris and Nicole Mew lead our Next Steps Team, and our Encounter Team here at The Refuge. They hope to make everyone who enters feel at home, and welcome. Chris & Nicole have been happily married for 23 years, and are proud parents of four, and SUPER proud grandparents of one! They have served in many ministry roles in their many years together and look forward to many more as God sees fit. If you would like to become a member here at The Refuge please see or contact Chris Mew. To know more about volunteering or serving on the Encounter Team please see or contact Nicole Mew.  

Crystal & Mark Moose

AfterShock Youth


Pastor Crystal and her husband Mark have 3 children. Aidan, Hope and Faith. They are from North Carolina but have lived in South Carolina for many years. They enjoy golfing, fishing, the mountains and anything that involves spend time with their family. They have served in nursery, kids, youth and other areas of ministry throughout the years. Mark has served on the board at The Refuge and currently serves on the security and encounter teams. They both have a compassionate heart to see our youth walk closely with Jesus. Their desire is that every young person know they are loved by our Heavenly Father and not a soul is left out. 

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Mr. Jim Gallagher

Director of Project Restoring Hope 

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