Lead Pastor, Elder
Stephen grew up in Gastonia and came to know the Lord at the age of 8. He has been a member of Parkwood Baptist Church since 1993. Stephen married Christina at Parkwood in 1994 and in the years following, was blessed with five children: Jacob, Laura, Rachel, Shawn, and Eliana. He has served as a deacon, Growth Group teacher, Elder and planted Battleground Community Church where he now serves as the Lead Pastor. He is passionate about teaching, discipleship, and missions.
Micah grew up in Bessemer City and came to salvation through Christ at the age of 20. He and his wife Megan have been married since 2017 and have a beautiful daughter named Esther. Outside of leading worship and worship ministry, Micah loves spending time together with his family, everything music, songwriting, basketball, lifting weights, and cooking.