Together we minister!
Pastor Jerry and Janice have been married since 1975; they have two sons. Pastor Jerry was the founding Pastor of The Baptist Church of Ellington in Western New York (Sunday July 8,1979). Having served 27 years there, God called him to the Nashville TN area and Hillhurst Baptist Church, November 1, 2005. In the summer of 2008, God brought Alta Loma Baptist Church and Hillhurst Baptist Church together. The two churches joined ogether and
became Faith Baptist Church on December 7, 2008 and Pastor Jerry began pastoring his third church.
Pastor Jerry is a native of Greer, South Carolina. His wife Janice is a native of Alpine, TN. They have 6 grandchildren; and two wonderful daughters in law.
Minister of Music
Mark is a graduate of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He joined our staff in 2008. In addition to his calling as a church musician Mark is a multi-talented songwriter, teacher, actor, and playwright.
Theresa is a gifted Christian and we are blessed to have her to help us navigate the waters that our church encounters as we sail off on the great variety of challenges that confront the church as we minister. She and her husband Michael have three children.