Church Staff

Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

Rev. Bob Hayes, Senior Pastor


Bob Hayes began serving Englewood Bible Church in March 1990 as a part-time temporary Youth Director.   In June of 1990 he was hired full-time as an Associate Pastor for Youth.  The church ordained him to the Gospel Ministry in November 1991.

Pastor Bob, and his wife Becky, raised their two sons while serving at Englewood Bible Church.  Their oldest son, Dan, went home to the Lord in December 2010 and their second son Drew, with his wife and daughter, lives and works in the Denver area.

Bob and Becky have enjoyed 27 years of ministry at Englewood Bible Church serving in various committees and ministries over the years. Bob became the Senior Pastor in 2007 and enjoys preaching, teaching, and overseeing the ministries of the church. Bob and Becky live in Englewood, Colorado.

Chris Tyrrell, Director of Young Adults/Outreach Ministry

Chris is excited to be a part of the staff here at Englewood Bible Church and can’t wait to see what God has in store for this community. He is passionate about serving his generation and helping people experience God more deeply. His interests include: watching football, playing volleyball, going on road trips, and reading, among other things.

Chris has lived in the Denver area since 2012 and finished his Master of Divinity (MDiv) at Denver Seminary in May of 2017. He received his Bachelor in Biblical Studies at Moody Bible Institute before moving to Colorado. He met his wife Rachel, a Colorado native, after moving here and has been married since September of 2014. They don’t have any kids yet, but they hope that someday God will bless them in that way. 

Elias Henrie, Director of Music
Elias is a Colorado native from Littleton. He began ministry as a youth and music leader with the Young Life organization when he was 15-years of age. Since then he has been serving in various capacities within many venues. His passion for revitalizing hymns helps to create a unique and refreshing worship service.  In Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado he studied writing and chemistry. Most of the time he worked in the construction industry. 
Since then he has gone on to graduate from Denver Seminary with a master’s degree in counseling ministries and graduate certificate in pastoral care. Besides serving as music director for EBC, he also serves the body of Christ as a pastoral counselor. Last year he completed his first unit of clinical pastoral education (CPE) as an intern chaplain for the Denver Rescue Mission.  
Helen Williamson, Church Secretary
Helen has been a pastor’s wife for 35 years, and also served as a secretary for a financial services firm for eleven of those years. Her husband, Paul, is the Director of the Rockies Southwest Bible Church Extension. They have four adult children and nine grandchildren. It is a pleasure to serve the Lord in this capacity.