God has revealed in His Word, how He wants his church 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 Timothy 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.
Mike Chastain - Pastor
Rev. Mike Chastain is the organizing pastor Pastor of Southbridge Community Church and the current senior 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. From that time on, Mike has been whole-heartedly devoted to the Lord. He was called to the ministry, attended seminary and received three masters degrees in ministry and education. He married Joanne in 1981 and together they have eight children and eight grandchildren.
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 one new grandson.
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 or bringing a meal to someone in the name of Jesus. They have five children and six grandchildren.
Ray Shores - Pastoral Intern
Ray loves the Lord and desires to be used of God to minister in His Name as a vocation. He is pursuing a curriculum under the auspices of the Reformed Presbyterian Church-Hanover to become an ordained minister of the gospel under the mentorship of the leaders of Reformation Bible Church. Ray is married to his lovely wife, Trasity and they have five wonderful children and one on the way.