Dean Smith - Interim Pastor
Wife: Glenda Smith, Retired School Teacher
Education: Hampton High School - 1956, Carson-Newman University - BA, 1966, Southern Baptist Seminary – Mdiv, 1970
Pastor: Churches in Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, Prague, and the Czech Republic
Short term Mission Trips: Tanzania, Africa, Costa Rica, Mexico City, Nicaragua, and Ukraine. Pulpit Exchange with Queens Park Baptist Church, Glasgow, Scotland
Mission Statement: “My desire is to serve God where He sends and to bring glory to His name, and to be used in advancing His Kingdom.”
My Life Verse: “But my life is worth nothing to me unless I use it for finishing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus - the work of telling others the Good News about the wonderful grace of God.”
Acts 20:24 NLT
Teresa Singleton - Ministry Assistant
Teresa obtained her Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Business Administration from Milligan College in 1998. She has served on staff as the Ministry Assistant since October 2013. In her role, she serves the church body in many various capacities. Prior to her role now, she worked in the banking industry for over 20 years. She is married to Randy and they have a beautiful daughter, Laurel.
Favorite Bible Verse: 1 Corinthians 13:13 – “And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is Love.”
Allen "Mick" Oliver - Custodian
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