Leadership

Mike Hardy–Senior Pastor

Education: Associates & Bachelors, as well as, Masters in Divinity

Experience: Served in full-time ministry for over 32 years, head pastor for 30 years and FBCSC senior pastor for over 10 years.

Family: Originally from Covington Ga, I’ve been married to my best friend, Jackie, for 35 years. Our two kids, Michael married to Jenn & KaraLyn married to Michael, have given us one fantastic granddaughter and grandson! 

Favorite Scripture: My favorite scripture verse is Philippians 4:13, “I can do all things through Him who strengthens me”. (NASB).

No, wait it is Job 19:23-27

“Oh that my words were written! Oh that they were inscribed in a book! “That with an iron stylus and lead They were engraved in the rock forever! “As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, And at the last He will take His stand on the earth. “Even after my skin is destroyed, Yet from my flesh I shall see God; Whom I myself shall behold, And whom my eyes will see and not another. My heart faints within me!”(NASB)

No, wait, it is…All of them!

Fun Fact: I love reading, and playing a little golf, but I really enjoy spending time with my family. My true passion is to live and lead authentic lives of faith in the Lord Jesus Christ!

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Kale Rush

Adult & Education Pastor

Education: Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master’s Degree in International Church Planting.

Experience: Worked for the International Mission Board (IMB) for 10 years in East Asia as church planters. And now here at FBCSC.

Family: Married Kathleen in 2002 and have two sons, Allen and Matthew.

Favorite Scripture: John 14:6 “Jesus said to him. ‘I am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.’”

Fun Fact: I love to spend time with my family. We enjoy studying the Bible, going to church, hiking, playing outside, watching movies, and eating together. 

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Jeff Clegg

Student Pastor

Education: Graduate of Truett McConnell College and the University of Georgia,  Masters of Divinity with a specialization in Christian Education from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

Experience: Past Student and Education Pastor at First Baptist Social Circle, Pastor of Park Place Baptist Church in Snellville, and Pastor of Discipleship and Assimilation for CrossRoads Baptist Church Social Circle. Most recently, I was the Chaplain for Abbey Hospice.

Family: Wife, Amy, and 2 sons, Mitchell and Zach.

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Kelley Myers

Preschool/Children’s Ministry Director

Education: Associate of Science.
 
Experience: Registered Nurse (RN) for 20 years.
Children’s Director for 15+ years at a local church.
Worked with children for over 30+ years.

Family: Married for 34 years to Wes Myers. We have a son, a daughter & son-in-law plus 3 wonderful grandchildren.

Favorite Scripture: Philippians 3:12 “Not that I have already obtained it or have already become perfect, but I press on so that I may lay hold of that for which also I was laid hold of by Christ Jesus.” 
Fun Fact: My guilty pleasure is Dairy Queen Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Blizzard!
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Cheryl Alexander
Office Manager
 

Family: Husband, Bryan, and two daughters, two son-in-laws & two grandchildren.

Favorite Scripture: Philippians 4:13: “I can do everything through Him who gives me strength!” and Romans 15:13: “Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”

Fun Fact: My personal interests are stitching, crafting and working in my flower gardens. I never turn down the opportunity to go for a motorcycle ride with Bryan either. 

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Sarah Aaron

Marketing Director

Family: I am single and enjoy reading, spending time with my family, especially my nephew and niece, and enjoy game nights and other outings with my friends. I play the piano and guitar and have recently started a houseplant hobby.  I enjoy organizing and love to use my creativity to inspire others. 

Favorite verse: Proverbs 3:5-6: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths.”

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Marty Burns

Worship Ministry Assistant

Family: I have been a resident of Social Circle for 20 years and a member of FBCSC since August 2000. I have 4 grown children and 6 precious grandchildren. 

Favorite verse: Jeremiah 29:11, “”For I know the plans I have for you’, declares the Lord,’ plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.’” His plan for me was 40 years of education (public, private, and homeschool) and that was my passion until 2015 when I retired and God revealed a new plan.

Fun Fact: My favorite pastime is going to the mountains each summer with my family.

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Jessica Hutcheson

Principal, Social Circle Christian School (SCCS)

Family: I live in Social Circle with my husband, Tim. I have three children.

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Diane Doehrman

Ministry Assistant

 

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