We want to personally thank you for checking out our website and want you to know that this website and PFBC’s staff including myself are here to help and serve you.

We want to personally thank you for checking out our website and want you to know that this website and PFBC’s staff including myself are here to help and serve you.

We want to personally thank you for checking out our website and want you to know that this website and PFBC’s staff including myself are here to help and serve you.

PINE FOREST STAFF

 Dr. Morgan Kerr, Lead Pastor 

Pine Forest Baptist Church’s most recent staff member is Dr. Morgan D. Kerr. After having served five other churches in three different states over the last twenty-four years, Pastor Morgan is now PFBC’s Lead Pastor. Morgan is married to his beautiful wife Ladette and they have five wonderful children, two of whom are grown. Pastor Morgan has a Bachelor of Arts from Toccoa Falls College, a Master of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. Pastor Morgan has a heart for the lost and a desire to shepherd the saved. Additionally, he is currently serving as a Trustee for the International Mission Board. Among other things, Morgan likes to fish and hunt and his favorite verse is Hebrews. 13:5. pfbcpastor@pfweb.org 

Rev. John Marc Cooling, Associate Pastor of Students/Recreation

John Marc became our Children’s Pastor at  Pine Forest in November 2008. He now serves as our Associate Pastor of Students and Recreation.  He and his wife Amanda have an 9 year old son Eli and a 6 year old daughter, Reese. He has his Bachelor of Arts in History from Middle Georgia State College and University.  He is an avid athlete and outdoorsman and enjoys coaching and teaching children and youth about Christ through Recreation. He loves to fish, read, and watch his two kids play basketball and soccer.   Isaiah 26:3, Habakkuk 3:17-18, Philippians 3:10. johnmarc@pfweb.org 

Craig Raleigh, Minister Of Worship

Craig was raised at Pine Forest from the age of 6 and sang in the children’s, youth and adult choirs. He was blessed to have been under the musical leadership of his mother, Juanita Raleigh, Nancy Harris, Etta Mae Causey, John Lawrence, and Hubert Wheeler to name a few. In addition to church choirs, Craig has sung and danced in 13 Macon Little Theatre productions as well as a brief tour in the US Navy’s Blue Jacket Chorus during boot camp.

Craig is married to the beautiful and talented Kathryn for 26 years and counting. He is retired after 24 years from the US Navy and Naval Reserve. He is currently employed as a Field Service Technician in Bulk Cryogenic Systems with Airgas in addition to serving God and Pine Forest as a Bi-Vocational Worship Leader.

Craig enjoys a wide variety of musical entertainment and singing, spending time with his wife and four legged “children” and seeing what the latest technological gadgets can do. worship@pfweb.org 

Josh Short, Children’s Ministry

Josh has grown up in the church from the very beginning. He has been working with the children’s ministry for 11 years along with John Marc. He has a beautiful wife Kathryn of 15 years along with 4 children Austin 14, Aaron 11, Bobby 9, and Cecelia 4. We believe in teaching how important it is to follow Christ and how to reach others at a young age. We recite every Sunday to “Love the Lord your God with all your Heart, Soul, Mind, Strength” Luke 10:27. Psalm 119:11, John 3:16

Kim Ross, Office Manager
Kim has worked at Pine Forest since October 2002. She graduated from Macon State College with an associate degree in Business Administration. She is married to Michael Ross and they have two beautiful children. Kaylee is 10 years old and Thomas is 8 years old. They attend Lizella Baptist Church and live in Monroe County. kim@pfweb.org 

 Dr. Morgan Kerr, Lead Pastor

Pine Forest Baptist Church’s most recent staff member is Dr. Morgan D. Kerr. After having served five other churches in three different states over the last twenty-four years, Pastor Morgan is now PFBC’s Lead Pastor. Morgan is married to his beautiful wife Ladette and they have five wonderful children, two of whom are grown. Pastor Morgan has a Bachelor of Arts from Toccoa Falls College, a Master of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. Pastor Morgan has a heart for the lost and a desire to shepherd the saved. Additionally, he is currently serving as a Trustee for the International Mission Board. Among other things, Morgan likes to fish and hunt and his favorite verse is Hebrews. 13:5. pfbcpastor@pfweb.org 

Rev. John Marc Cooling, Associate Pastor of Students/Recreation

John Marc became our Children’s Pastor at  Pine Forest in November 2008. He now serves as our Associate Pastor of Students and Recreation.  He and his wife Amanda have an 9 year old son Eli and a 6 year old daughter, Reese. He has his Bachelor of Arts in History from Middle Georgia State College and University.  He is an avid athlete and outdoorsman and enjoys coaching and teaching children and youth about Christ through Recreation. He loves to fish, read, and watch his two kids play basketball and soccer. Isaiah 26:3, Habakkuk 3:17-18, Philippians 3:10. johnmarc@pfweb.org 

Craig Raliegh, Minister Of Worship

Craig was raised at Pine Forest from the age of 6 and sang in the children’s, youth and adult choirs. He was blessed to have been under the musical leadership of his mother, Juanita Raleigh, Nancy Harris, Etta Mae Causey, John Lawrence and Hubert Wheeler to name a few. In addition to church choirs, Craig has sung and danced in 13 Macon Little Theatre productions as well as a brief tour in the US Navy’s Blue Jacket Chorus during boot camp.

Craig is married to the beautiful and talented Kathryn for 26 years and counting. He is retired after 24 years from the US Navy and Naval Reserve. He is currently employed as a Field Service Technician in Bulk Cryogenic Systems with Airgas in addition to serving God and Pine Forest as a Bi-Vocational Worship Leader.

Craig enjoys a wide variety of musical entertainment and singing, spending time with his wife and four legged “children” and seeing what the latest technological gadgets can do. worship@pfweb.org 

Josh Short, Children’s Ministry

Josh has grown up in the church from the very beginning. He has been working with the children’s ministry for 11 years along with John Marc. He has a beautiful wife Kathryn of 15 years along with 4 children Austin 14, Aaron 11, Bobby 9, and Cecelia 4. We believe in teaching how important it is to follow Christ and how to reach others at a young age. We recite every Sunday to “Love the Lord your God with all your Heart,Soul, Mind, Strength” Luke 10:27. Psalm 119:11, John 3:16

Kim Ross, Office Manager
Kim has worked at Pine Forest since October 2002. She graduated from Macon State College with an associate degree in Business Administration. She is married to Michael Ross and they have two beautiful children. Kaylee is 10 years old and Thomas is 8 years old. They attend Lizella Baptist Church and live in Monroe County. kim@pfweb.org 

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