Doug Dennis – Senior Pastor
Doug has served as our Senior Pastor since 2008 and has over 30 years of pastoral
experience. He describes himself as “a follower of Christ, husband of Pam, father of
Stephen, Joshua and Elizabeth and grandfather of Abbi.” Having served churches in
three other states, Doug is glad to be back in North Carolina, his home state. He has
a passion for preaching/teaching and to see Neighbors Grove join with other churches
to build God’s Kingdom. Through his visionary leadership our church is advancing the
cause of Christ.
Randy Haithcock – Assistant Pastor
Randy serves as both our Assistant Pastor and Administrator of the weekday ministries.
His responsibilities as Assistant Pastor include directing the choir, leading our weekly
worship service, and providing oversight to the children’s ministries. Randy and his
wife, Joy, have six children and six grandchildren. He has over 30 years of experience
in various types of ministry including a church plant and a Christian school start-up. He
is a gifted administrator with high energy and a great love for people.
Randy Saunders – Youth Director
Randy and his wife, Amy, lead our youth ministries. They have one son, Austin. Randy
is a ministerial student and is preparing to be ordained in The Wesleyan Church. He
has experience working with teens in the public schools as a football coach for over
10 years. His passion for youth is obvious through all the ways he ministers to and
with them. He has worked as a counselor at Youth Camps and directed Upward Flag