Pastors & Staff

Garry Woodside

Minister of Music / Church Ministries

Garry Woodside has served on staff since March 2016 and serves in the areas of Music and Church Ministries.  He does not care about the titles but just wants to love Jesus and lead people into His presence.  Garry is married to his wife Jan and together they have 6 children (1 in Heaven) and 10 grandchildren (2 in Heaven).  He and his wife are originally from Hixson, TN.

Garry received his Bachelor of Pastoral Ministries degree in 1998 from Covington Theological Seminary and Bible College with concentrations in Education and Church Growth.  He was ordained to the gospel ministry in 1994.  He has served churches bi-vocationally and full time in South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Texas and Oklahoma.  His positions have included Senior Pastor, Music/Worship, Education, and Associate Pastor.  He enjoys mission work and has had the opportunity to do so as far north as Plattsburg, NY, south to Tampa, FL, and west to Arizona and the Philippines.

Garry served proudly in the US Air Force for 6 years active and 2 years reserve in Texas, Mississippi, Georgia and Bedford, England.

His favorite past times are family, mountains, woodworking, fishing and big screen movies.

Life Verse:  Psalm 116:1 I love the Lord because He has heard my appeal for mercy.