Senior Pastor (since 1997)
Facebook @ Jimmy Garrett
Home Town: Bolivar, TN
Education: BA in Religion from Union University (1982),
MDIV from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (1985).
Hobbies: Yard and Garden
Favorite Food: Coffee
Favorite Quote: But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep. -Robert Frost-
Favorite Bible Verse: "In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness covered the surface of the watery depths, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the surface of the waters." Gen. 1:1-2
Associate Pastor (since 2010)
Facebook @ Davy Wade
Home Town: Amarillo, TX
Education: BA in Pastoral Ministry from The Criswell College (2001),
MAR in Pastoral Counseling from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary (2008).
Hobbies: Motorcycles and Photography
Favorite Food: Steak with a side of Steak
Favorite Quote: "The entire Bible is a epic love story between the bridegroom (Jesus) and His bride (the church), full of passion, intimacy, and commitment to a level that we may never fully understand while in our mortal bodies." -Me-
Favorite Bible Verse: "Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful." John 14:27
Facebook: Ellen Cone
Home Town: Mount Olive, MS
Education: BS in Elementary Ed from Mississippi College, MRE from Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary
Hobbies: Hanging out with family & friends, watching movies & football, going to concerts, and exploring nature.
Favorite Food: Steak and baked potato, sweet potato fries
Favorite Quote: "Missions learning is the foundation to missions sending"
Favorite Verse: "Be still and know that I am God" Psalm 46:10
Facebook: Wes Depew
Home Town: Kingsport, TN
Education: Associate of Arts in Christian Ministries from Boyce Bible College, Bachelors of Science in Christian Ministries from Campbellsville University
Hobbies: Guitar, Softball, Golf
Favorite Food: Traditional Wings with Caribbean Jerk sauce from Buffalo Wild Wings
Favorite Quote: Being a Christian is more than just a life change; it's a life-style change!
Favorite Bible Verse: "You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world." 1 John 4:4
Facebook @ Lisa Garrett
Home Town: Memphis, TN
Education: BA in Education from Union University
Hobbies: Reading and playing with grandkids
Favorite Food: Chicken Alfredo
Favorite Quote: "Worship was never meant to be an event. It was meant to be a lifestyle."
Favorite Bible Verse: "I don't say this out of need, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am." Philippians 4:11