Southern Baptist Convention

A semi-rural congregation located in northeast Georgia. Through a variety of ministries and a blended worship style we teach and preach the Living Word, Jesus, as revealed in His written word, the Bible.

Year Founded: 1856
Members: 420
Average Attendance: 110

Mailing Address:
250 Pleasant Grove Rd
Lavonia,  GA  30553

Church Staff:

Senior Pastor: John Forbes, (706) 356-8668
Church Staff: Angie Andrews, (706) 356-8668
Worship Leader: Glenda Roberson

Content last updated: 10/3/2018

Worship Times

  • 11:00 a.m. am - Morning Worship Service - Bible preaching in a blended worship style.
  • 6:30p.m. pm - Evening Worship Service - similar to Morning Worship
  • 6:30p.m. pm - Prayer & Bible Study

Church Ministries

Adult Choir

Presentation: Sunday Morning Worship, 11:00 a.m. Seasonal programs through the year.


Wednesday, 6:30-8:00 p.m., during school year. Highly structured and disciplined children`s ministry involving recreation, Scripture memorization, and teaching time. Ages 3 years- 12th grade


Men's ministry meets the 1st Monday of every month @ 7:00 p.m. Gary Farley, Director


The Senior Adult group meets the 3rd Monday of every month @ 12:00 p.m. Various trips and events throughout the year Don Styles, Director

L.I.F.T. (Ladies in Faith Together)

L.I.F.T meets the fourth Monday of the month @ 6:30 p.m. Ministry Team - Dianne Forbes, Angie Andrews, Debbie Justice, Jody Farley


Youth group ages 7th grade - 12th grade & college students who are interested. Kevin Stinson, Director

Driving Directions

From Atlanta: North on I-85 to Highway 17, Lavonia. Turn right (south) through Lavonia to Pleasant Grove Road (2.5 miles from downtown). Our sign is on the highway - turn right. From Greenville, SC: South on I-85 to Highway 17, Lavonia. Turn right (south) and follow directions above.

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