OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

The leadership of Lucy Baptist is dedicated to shepherding our people with the love of Christ and equipping them to carry out God's mission wherever God may lead. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them. You can contact the church office at (901)-872-0623 or [email protected].


David Lawrence - Pastor

Pastor David Lawrence is a native of Leeds, Alabama. He professed faith in Jesus as Lord and Savior in his childhood and acknowledged a call to vocational ministry in high school. David and his wife, Karen, were married in 1979. They have three adult and married sons and three grandchildren. He is a graduate of Mobile College (now University of Mobile) and Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary. David began serving as pastor of Lucy Baptist Church in July 2005. Believing that Scripture is fully inspired by God and completely sufficient to equip us for every area of our lives, he loves preaching through books of the Bible verse by verse. He also finds joy in personal and small group discipleship and in shepherding God's people. David and Karen and the Lucy Baptist Family welcome you to come and participate in worship and Bible study with us!


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Blake Gower - Associate Pastor

Born and raised in Lawrenceburg, TN, Blake has been serving at Lucy since June 2013. Alongside serving Lucy, he attended Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies degree in May of 2018. Blake was ordained as an Associate Pastor in June 2019 with the desire of equipping the saints for the work of the ministry. He has been married to his wife, Chloe, since July 2016.


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Jonathan Glisson - Worship Arts Minister

Jonathan has served with Lucy since March of 2014. Part of his role as Worship Arts Minister is to organize and facilitate the Sunday morning worship gatherings, as well as other worship-related events such as our occasional Night of Worship gatheringsJonathan has a heart for equipping Lucy's worship ministry volunteers to continually grow in their service to the Lord by developing their musical abilities as well as their love for God. Jonathan is married to his wife, Becca, who serves alongside him at Lucy, and they have a son, Jacob. Jonathan has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music Composition from the University of Memphis and a Master of Theological Studies from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Jonathan also works as a music teacher, composer, and producer.


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