Ministry Area: Senior Pastor
Education: BA LaGrange College; MDiv Emory University and DMin Saint Paul School of Theology
Spouse and/or Children: Wife: Trish Daughter: Jennifer
Hobbies: Music (playing trumpet, guitar, and songwriting), computers, and history (especially Civil War military history and early Methodist history).
Phone: 706-884-4635, ext. 205
Faith Bits Blog: pastorbriang.blogspot.com
Ministry Area: Associate Pastor
Education: BA University of Georgia, MDiv Gammon Theological Seminary
Hobbies: Reading, being outdoors, and spending time with friends.
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 206
Ministry Area: Minister of Music and Worship
Education: BA Anderson University, Master of Music East Carolina University
Spouse and/or Children: Wife: Rachel Children: Harper and Mallory
Hobbies: Darian is an active composer, writing anthems for church choirs. He is a supporter of scouting and is an avid Boy Scout patch collector. He also enjoys hiking, spending time outdoors, playing tennis, watching far too much TV, and spending time with his family including their four cats and two dogs.
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 202
Ministry Area: Church Administrator
Education: BS Auburn University
Spouse and/or Children: Wife: Esther Children: Will, Matt, and Elizabeth
Hobbies: Antique cars, playing cards, youth sports and anything involving his kids.
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 201
Ministry Area: Executive Secretary
Children: Jim Thornton, Jane Upchurch
Grandchildren: Avery Upchurch
Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends. Jigsaw puzzling and reading.
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 204
Ministry Area: Director of Children’s Ministries
Education: BS Rider University
Spouse and/or Children: Husband: Alan Children: Lindsay, Ryan and Matthew
Hobbies: Tennis, traveling, reading, DIY projects, and spending time with friends and family
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 209
Ministry Area: Director of Youth Ministries
Education: Studying Religion and Non-profit Leadership at LaGrange College
Hobbies: Georgia Tech football, reading, playing piano, ping pong wizard and spending time with friends and family.
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 215
Ministry Area: Director of Food Services
Education: BA LaGrange College
Spouse and/or Children: Wife: Jane Children: Nolan and Jay
Hobbies: Rick is a youth sports enthusiast and enjoys coaching soccer at the recreation level. He would love to have time to once again be frustrated by his golf game. Rick also has a passion for reading.
Phone: 706-884-4635 ext. 210 or ext. 211 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org