MINISTRY TEAM



TIM CHILDERS

SENIOR PASTOR

 

He is a graduate of Samford University and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.  He has been on staff in churches in Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia and Tennessee.  

He is a published author.  His first book, “The Secret Place: 31 Devotionals Studies from Psalm 91 is in it’s second printing.  

 

His wife Debbie is also published author and speaks to women’s groups and corporations all over the southeast, bringing her smile, energy, LIFE and truth to anyone she encounters. She recently won the Jeannie Robertson National Comedy Contest and has appeared with her onstage.   

 

Tim and Debbie have 2 married children and seven of the smartest, best looking, and fun grandkids on the planet!

If there is some spare time, Tim likes to bike, hike, kayak and camp, refurbish junk furniture and work in the yard.

MIKE ANDERSON

ASSOCIATE PASTOR WORSHIP

AND TECHNOLOGY

Mike is passionate about leading people to have genuine encounters with God in worship. Serving in ministry for four decades, Mike studied at Belmont University and Covington Theoloigcal Seminary and holds a Bachelor of Ministry and a Master of Ministry in Church Music.

 

He has performed with Point of Grace, Charles Billingsley, Taranda Greene, Sandy Patty, Larnelle Harris, Steve Green, Geron Davis, and recently led a mass choir at New York's famed Carnegie Hall. 

 

For fun, Mike loves photography, cycling, and all things Marietta. Mike is the father of five children and has six grandchildren.

 

 

 

 

 

 

DANIELLE SWOFFORD

MINISTRY ASSISTANT - CHURCH OFFICE

 

Born and raised ini Rahway, NJ, Danielle graduated from Union County College with a degree in Medical Assisting. Danielle moved to Georgia where she became a part of the GracePointe team. 


Danielle enjoys reading and crafting. She and her daughters are active in the North Cobb High School Band and Color Guard, and in American Heritage Girls. 

LEIGH TRULL

WORSHIP ASSOCIATE - ASSISTANT TO WORSHIP PASTOR

Leigh joined GracePointe Marietta Baptist Church in February of 2018 with her family. She started her career as a Preschool teacher at Eastside Baptist Christian School and continued her teaching career after being a stay at home mom, at Roswell Street Baptist Christian School.


Leigh has a passion for music and has worked as a music associate for many years. When not working, she can be found spending time with her family, her dog Bailey, or watching Georgia football, Go Dawgs! Leigh is married to Gene Trull, and has two children, Emmie and Seth.