Pastors & Staff

Charlie Parish

Lead Pastor

Pastor Charlie is a former full time missionary to the country of Panama. He has a passion for the Great Commission of Christ and teaching through books of the Bible verse by verse. He has a Masters of Divinity degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.  Charlie is married to Lacy, his wife of twenty one years. They have five children; Andy, Lincoln, Abel, Luke, and Haven. 

Zac Skilling

Associate Pastor of Families, Youth, & Media

Pastor Zac previously worked as a pastoral assistant in Dahlonega, GA. While born and raised in Michigan, he loves Georgia where his family has all migrated. He particularly is excited about studying Scripture in depth and helping others to see the teachings therein as good, beautiful, and true for everyday life. Presently, he is working towards his Ph.D. in Biblical Studies with a focus on New Testament Studies from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Zac is interested in the Gospel of Matthew and the backgrounds of the New Testament. Zac is married to Madison, his wife of 4 years. They have one daughter, Georgia May.

Administrative Assistant


Kim Rowell