Pastor Jay & Lynn 

Lead Pastors

 Pastor Jay has served as the lead pastor of the SDC since 2004, and before that served 12 years as the Lead Pastor of the Woodland Drive Church of God in Phenix City, AL. Pastor Jay has a passion for preaching the gospels and helping people to grow in their faith. God uses Pastor Jay in many different areas of Spiritual gifts, which helps the church to move forward. Pastor Jay holds a bachelor degree in Theology from Lee University as well as a Master in Theology and a Masters in Organizational Leadership from the Pentecostal Theological Seminary. 

Pastor Lynn is an ordained minister in the Church of God and has been the main speaker of conferences, revivals, and special meetings all over the south. When she is not preaching she leads a Ladies Class every Wednesday night and is one of the main members of the SDC Worship Team. She is an anointed singer, musicians and she has just completed her first book. Pastor Lynn has a degree in Counseling from Lee University and is currently working on her Masters in Counseling which will allow her to be a Licensed Counselor. 

Pastor Jay and Lynn have three children which all work in the church along with their spouses. They also have six grandchildren. 


Favorite Team: Roll Tide Roll 
Favorite Hobby: Pastor Jay, Woodworking & Reading, Pastor Lynn, sewing or being creative