"Lead With Zeal" Romans 12:8

Russell TusingPastor

Russell and Sarah have been married since 2002, after meeting at Bible College. They have four children and live in LaGrange. Russell enrolled in Bible college, the summer after conversion, and moved from there into his Bachelor in Theology with honors. From there he moved into his Masters in Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary

Russell has served as lead pastor at SGC since 2011. As lead pastor, Russell is the primary preacher/teacher, while also providing primary pastoral care & council. He also organizes and directs the extended leadership team. 

Among our family of churches, Russell serves on the Judicial Review Committee for our Southeast Region.

Zach HallMinister of Music

Zach is our licensed 'Minister of Music' who leads and developes our music team. Zach and Anna have been married since 2015. They enjoy traveling and exploring the outdoors. . .especially getaways to historic Savannah Georgia.

Zach grew up in LaGrange and received his Bachelor of Music degree from LaGrange College. Beyond our Music Ministry, Zach also ministers by way of preaching/teaching on Sunday's, while also ministering to our '20 somethings'.

Zach also ministers to our community as a police officer, having graduated from our local Police Academy in 2017. 

Eddie WoodMinister of Prayer & Care

Eddie Wood is our licensed 'Minister of Prayer and Care'. He and his wife are personally active among our church family organizing and leading times of prayer corporately and privately among our members. They also give themselves to extending personal care among SGC.

Eddie and Sharon have been married since 1972 and have two daughters and eight grandchildren. They also own a personal business that was established in 1992.