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The mission and purpose of our church is found in the need of every human being to connect with our gracious God in relationship through Jesus Christ.  Our hope and prayer is that you and your family find the fulfillment that can only be found in Him.

If you watch this video and decide that you want the relationship with Christ, please text the word “Believe” to (770-604-1608).

Service Times

Sunday School: 9:45 am (all ages)

Morning Worship: 11:00 am  

Children’s Church: 11:00 am (ages 4 thru 5th grade)

AWANA: Sunday 5:20 pm (ages 2 thru High School) (following Paulding County School schedule)

Sunday Night Service: 6:00 pm (following AWANA schedule)

Adult Bible Study: 7:00 pm

KAMP Kids: 7:00 pm (ages 3 thru 5th grade)

Rooted Youth: 7:00 pm (6th grade thru High School)

Celebrate Recovery

Dinner: 5:45

Worship & Classes: 6:45 

Staff

Mike Parker

Pastor
I married my wife, Lennette, in December of 1990. We have four children, three girls and a boy: Brendy, Kelsey, Mallory, and Rhenn. I grew up in Indiana and moved to the South when I was 19. I received two Bachelor's Degrees from Shorter University, one in Business Administration and one in Business Management. I also have a Masters of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, in Louisville, KY. I enjoy fishing, reading, and watching my children participate in sports activities.

Tim Wagner

Music
I have always had a love for music and enjoy serving Christ alongside such great talent. I grew up in Pennsylvania where I accepted Christ during VBS at the age of 9. I worked with Rite Aid for 32 years as a Regional Supervisor and now am the Site Coordinator for an ENT. I have two children, Adam and Chelsea and enjoy working out, kayaking and spending time with family and friends.

Brandie Brooks

Lead Audio / Visual Tech
Has worshiped and served Pleasant Grove for 25 years. Apart from the church, she also serves the Lord as a staff member of Praise Academy. Brandie has been a teacher in Christian education for 13 years. She is a die-hard Notre Dame fan, and a self-proclaimed Baptist nun.

Amy Newbold

Children's
I married my best friend in 2004, Deli. We have 3 boys: Atreyu, JJ and Shamon. I am a strong advocate for children with special needs and adoption, as both of these situations have greatly impacted our lives. My passion is making children's lives better and showing them they are loved. I am currently a student at Luther Rice University where I am working on my Bachelor's degree in religion and biblical counseling. I have a servant's heart and enjoy volunteer work. Outside of my work at the church, I am currently vice president of the PTA and a leader in Cub Scouts.

Tim & Tracy Bonds

Youth
My wife, Tracy and I have been married since 1993 and have been coming to Pleasant Grove since 2000. We have been in youth ministry here since 2006 and the directors since 2017. We are both life-long residents of Paulding County. I have a degree in Psychology from Kennesaw State University. We love the opportunity to help shape our middle and high school students during the short time we have them. I enjoy reading, sports, traveling and spending time with our families.

Gene Head

Sunday School
I married my wife, Norma, in December of 1964. We have three children, two boys and a girl: Kurt, Shane and Tracy. I also have six grandchildren, three boys and three girls: Brent, Kaleb, Conner, Lauren, Chloe and Allie. I was born in Austell, grew up in Cobb County, graduated from South Cobb High School and completed two years at Chattahoochee Technical studying architectural drawing and welding. I served an apprenticeship as a machinist. I retired from Voith Paper Fabrics and Roll Service this year and enjoy woodworking, camping and spending time with my family.

Tracy Weeks

Secretary
I married my husband, Chuck, in 1996. We have three daughters: Lauren, Chloe & Alexandra. After 30 years in the furniture industry, I was blessed with the opportunity to join the staff here at Pleasant Grove. I enjoy hanging out with my family, preferably at the beach, and snuggling with my cats.

Rick Carroll

Maintenance
I married my high school sweetheart, Joy on July 16th 1971. We have two daughters: Katie, and Haley. We have six grandchildren: Sophie, and Jack by Katie and Mackenzie, Madison, Nick, and Finn by Haley. I became employed by Pleasant Grove on November 15th 2010. Prior to that I worked for Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services for a over 24 years. I love spending time with my family and traveling as the opportunities arise.

Sandy Parson

Piano
I grew up in Social Circle, GA, where I began playing piano at SCFB Church at age 13. I am a graduate of UGA and Piedmont College and moved to Paulding County in 1982. After becoming a member of Pleasant Grove in December 2001, I accepted the position of Pianist and continue to serve in that capacity. I am retired from New Georgia Elementary School in the Paulding County School District.
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
The Lord bless you and keep you; The Lord make His face shine upon you, And be gracious to you; The Lord lift up His countenance upon you, And give you peace.

Numbers 6:24-26

Contact Us

(770) 222-1958
1167 Angham Rd, Hiram, GA 30141

office@pleasantgrovehiram.org