Our Leadership and Family
Pastor Michael was saved at the age of 12 at Calvary Baptist Church in Scottsville, Va. and also immediately felt the call of God on his life to pastor. After graduation he attended Bible College and Seminary. Pastor Michael has served as Assistant Pastor for 28 years before becoming senior pastor. Pastor Michael believes that the only thing that God has promised to bless is His Word, so he leads the congregation in a verse by verse exposition of the Word each service.
Pastor Michael attended Carolina University of Theology, Carolina Theological Seminary and The Masters Seminary.
Director of Emmanuel Baptist Academy
Julie served with her parents, Richard and Joyce Crotts, in Papua New Guinea, as missionaries. She has a love and talent to teach children of God's love. She teaches and supervises the school through the ACE academic program. Along with helping in the church as a helping hand.