Pastors & Staff

Adam Wright

Lead Pastor

Pastor Adam is a Lee University Graduate, Nationally Certified Bible Teacher, and Ordained Bishop with the Church of God.

Carla Wright

Co-Pastor/Worship Leader

Carla is a Lee University Graduate, Popular Women’s Speaker and Credentialed Minister with the Church of God. Carla also is the Executive Director for Choices Pregnancy Center. This is Rabun County's only Pro-Life Pregnancy Center. 

Dr. David Port

Associate Pastor

Pastor David is a Graduate of Berry College, Georgia State Univ., Antioch Seminary, Institutes at Georgetown U. in Washington, Fredrich Alexander U. in Germany. David has served 30+ years in ministry and has a passion for World Missions.

LJ Craig

Minister of Operations

LJ serves  as Facilities Manager, overseeing maintenance and cleaning of the Church and grounds; main facilitator for the new Church building construction; Co-leader of Safety and Security Team; Head of Executive Protection; Manager of Audio/Visual/Lighting for Sanctuary services.

Richard Dugas

Care  Pastor

Pastor Richard is a Central Bible College Graduate with over 33 years in pulpit ministry. He serves faithfully in senior adult and outreach ministries at COTM.

Aaron Hooker

Intern/Children's Pastor

Aaron previously completed a two-year program with the LEAD Institute and recently completed all requirements to become a credentialed Intern Pastor by the North Georgia Church of God. Aaron, together with his wife Elaina, ensure that our 5- through 10-year olds are taught the major stories and principles of the Bible and enjoy a worship service of their own each Sunday.

Marlon Morales

Youth Pastor

Marlon is a recent graduate of the Church of God's "C2-global CONNECTIONS to the great COMMISSION" Ministries. He is the newest addition to the Church of the Mountains Pastoral Team and has a passion for Evangelism and  Students. He is originally from Conway, SC and loves weight training and wrestling. 

Laura Webb

Office Administration Assistant

Laura serves our Pastor and Staff  in the office Monday thru Thursday (9am-2pm). She helps maintain consistent communication to the church body and handles many daily needs of the ministry of our church. Laura and her husband Tyler both also participate in our worship ministry. They have three beautiful children, Henry, Lane, and Lucy.