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Staff

     

       David Smith - Pastor

     

    Pastor
    David Smith and Dawn

     

    Pastor David serves as Senior Pastor of Sandy Plain Church. He joined our ministerial staff in July 2000. Pastor David accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior in October 1985 and has been involved with ministry ever since. In the late 1990’s, Pastor David accepted the call to full time ministry and was licensed to preach. During that time Pastor David worked full time as a student minister at Sandy Plain and upon his ordination in February 2003 became a part of the Pastoral staff. He was born and raised in the Sandy Plain community and was reared up in Sandy Plain Church. He graduated from East Duplin High School in June 1985. He studied at Carolina Bible Institute, Sound View Theological Studies, James Sprunt Community College and has taken classes at the University of Mount Olive. In March 1988 he married Dawn Weston and they have two sons, Aaron (married to Emily) and Jonathan. Pastor David’s hobbies include being outdoors hunting (deer ,bear, turkey, whatever) but his passion is doing mission work around home and abroad.

       Matt Miller - Pastor

     

    Pastor
    Matt Miller and Laura

     

    Pastor Matt serves as Associate Pastor of Sandy Plain Church. He joined our ministerial staff in October 2014 as a Student Minister and became our Associate Pastor in March 2016. Pastor Matt accepted Jesus at a very young age. He accepted the call to full time ministry and was licensed to preach in 2013. He was ordained in April 2016. Pastor Matthew is a graduate of the University of Mount Olive. In June 2010 he married Laura and they have been happily married ever since. They have two fur babies, Mason and Mylee. Pastor Matt enjoys studying, tinkering on things, grilling/cooking, guns, and spending time with family.