Meet Our Pastor



  • Married on April 16, 1983 to Janice Nance
  • Father of two sons Brian and Tyler, both born in 1985
  • Graduate of Clemson University, Financial Management
  • Graduate of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Master of Divinity
  • 10 years of management experience primarily in logistics
  • Over 20 years of pastoral experience, serving churches in Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee
  • Missional to the core
  • Known in the Dominican Republic as Julio and Zana (don’t ask)!
  • Avid bass fisherman (redfish fishing a close second)

Teaching Pastor and wife Ross and Shelley Rhoades

Teaching Pastor and wife, Ross and Shelley Rhoades