Leadership

God has revealed in His Word how His church is to be governed.  In keeping with His Word, the congregation has identified elders and deacons who are gifted by God to do His work here on earth. (1 Tim. 3, Titus 1, 1 Peter 5 & Acts 6)

They are servant leaders who devote themselves to helping the congregation to know and stay true to the will of the Father in living, worshipping and building His kingdom through the church.  

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Rev. Mike Chastain - Pastor

Mike Chastain is the organizing pastor of Reformation Bible Church.  He has been in ministry for almost forty years.  God called him to Himself when Mike was a cadet at The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina.  He was called to the ministry, attended seminary where he received three masters degrees in ministry and education.  He married Joanne in 1981 and together they have eight children and fourteen grandchildren. 

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Ray Shores - Assistant Pastor

Ray loves the Lord and desires to be used of God to minister in His Name. He was recently ordained and installed in the position of Assistant Pastor at Reformation Bible Church. Ray is married to his lovely wife Trasity, and they have six wonderful children. 

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Jimmie Strickland - Elder

Jimmie is a lifetime Savannahian who came to know Christ in college.  He is called to minister to the people of God as an elder in the church, teaching and protecting the truth, and overseeing the work of the church.  He is married to Doreen, who loves teaching children in Sunday School, and they have two children and two grandchildren.

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Chester Hamilton - Deacon

Chester is a deacon at heart.  You will always find Chester and his dear wife Evelyn, loving and serving others in every way from fixing your light switch to bringing a meal to someone in the name of Jesus. They have five children and eight grandchildren.