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Pastors & Ministry Staff

ERic smith

Senior Pastor

Pastor Eric and his wife Candace have three children: Coleman, Crockett, & Clarabelle. He has been the senior pastor at SBC since 2013. He adores the people of SBC, and loves preaching the gospel to them on a weekly basis, helping them apply it to their lives in every way. Pastor Eric is from Dyersburg, TN and has his M. Div. & Ph. D. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Jeremy isbell

Associate Pastor of Worship

Pastor Jeremy and his wife Crystal have three children: Elijah, Nora, & Olivia. He has been the associate pastor of worship at SBC since 2018. He loves leading his church family in worship on a weekly basis and encouraging them in their faith. Pastor Jeremy is from Jackson, TN and is currently pursuing his M. Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Greg Young

Associate Pastor

Pastor Greg and his wife Retha have two daughters and sons-in-law and four grandchildren. He loves caring for the people of SBC and has been doing so as a pastor at SBC since 1998. A Savannah native, Pastor Greg has a passion for teaching the Bible and shepherding the people of SBC.

Matthew Van Neste

Student Ministry Leader

Matthew and his wife Bethany have been at SBC since 2018 and Matthew serves as the student ministry leader. He is from Jackson, TN and in the process of completing his degree in Christian ministry and missions from Union University.  Matthew has a passion for investing in the lives of students and helping parents disciple them to the fullness of Christ. 

Haley Surratt

Children's Ministry Leader

Haley and her husband Clay have two sons: Preston and Morgan. She has been serving as the children's ministry leader at SBC since 2018. A Savannah native, Haley has been a member of SBC most of her life and loves serving the children and families of SBC each week and helping them come to faith in Christ.