Leadership

Elders

 

Pastor (and Teaching Elder) - Sam Brown

BrownEaster 2017Rev. Brown (just Sam is fine, thanks) became pastor at Grace in October of 2011.  He has a BA in History from Augusta State University (2004) and his MDiv from Covenant Theological Seminary in Saint Louis, Missouri (2011).  Sam and his wife, Jenny, were married in 2007 and have three boys, Silas (6 1/2), Calvin (5), and Josiah (2).  If you want to meet Sam, just look for him at Stick Boy or The Mill in Fuquay. 

 

Ruling Elders

kurtSmithKurt Smith has served as an Elder at Grace since its beginning.  A family man, part-time coach, recent PhD recipient and full-time really-tall-guy, Kurt brings a great deal of compassion and creativity to his service of the church.

 

 

 

 

dickBowserDick Bowser has served almost as long as Kurt and his commitment to rigorous biblical theology is a true blessing to the church.  Dick also does some amazing work outside of Grace in his role as law professor at Campbell Law School, being voted "Professor of the Year" three times by his students.

 

 

 

 

Born and raised in Fuquay, Jonathan Pierce was ordained and installed as a Ruling Elder in December of 2012.  He recently completed his Masters thesis on issues of bible interpretation and race for Reformed Theological Seminary (Charlotte campus).

 

Deacons

Mack Stephenson has a contageous joy and a smile is never far from his lips.  He also has every tool you could possibly imagine and isn't afraid to use them.