First Baptist Church, Morehead City, NC – 2008 – 2021
Associate Pastor / Minister of Education
Mission Baptist Church, Locust, NC – 2000 – 2008
Minister of Discipleship & Leadership Development
Spilman Memorial Baptist Church, Kinston, NC – 1995-1999
Minister of Education and Outreach
- Led in the overall Christian education and discipleship ministries.
- Directed the church in community and global missions.
- Developed leaders in all areas of the church through various training options and individual coaching.
- Led in the assimilation of guest and new members in becoming active in the ministry of the church. This included overseeing and training of our Greeter Ministry Team, developing a strategy to follow up with guest, and leading the new member/prospect class.
- Established a Safety & Security Team to provide protection for our congregation.
- Led the church in developing a Child Safety Policy and training our children and youth volunteers.
- Provided direction and support to various committees and ministry teams including Finance Committee, Building & Grounds Committee, Personnel Committee, Greeter Team, Safety & Security Team, Multi-Media Team, Children’s Ministry Team, and Youth Ministry Team.
- Served as the staff liaison for two capital and stewardship campaigns.
- Assisted with pastoral care, preaching, funerals, and weddings.
- Responsible for web site/app design and maintenance to ensure that content was current.
- Coordinated curriculum and resources for adult, children, and youth discipleship groups.
- Participated in and led numerous mission trips in United States and abroad.
- Directed Upward Basketball and Football ministries.
- Taught and facilitated Bible studies and discipleship groups.
- Supervised custodial and administrative staff.
Church Consultation University
Certified Church Consultant – 2020
Atlantic Baptist Association
Discipleship Director – 2008 – 2012
Sunday School Director – 2012 – 2017
Christian Educators of North Carolina
Member – 2000 – 2004
Executive Council – 2004-2005
President Elect – 2005-2006
President – 2006 – 2007
Treasurer – 2007 – 2010
Stanly Baptist Association
Leadership Team – 2005-2008