Jason Breland

Worship Pastor

Jason believes, “Worship shouldn’t be something we do, worship should be who we are.” After touring the globe for six years with the Christian group TRUTH, Jason began his ministry in the local church. Jason attended Liberty University, where he received a degree in Church Music. He is completing his Master’s degree in Religion through the University of Mobile.
He married his wife Amy in 1995. They have four children: Emily, Abigail, Jackson, and Jefferson.
His favorite scripture is Philippians 1:6. He enjoys travel, classic cars, SEC football and dates with Amy.

Bobby Thompson

Connections Pastor

Twitter: @bobbyt_10
Bobby has been a part of the Grace team since August of 2006. He is passionate about connecting people to Jesus and others through everyday life.

He and his wife Shira were married on July 31, 2004. They have three daughters, Emma Grace, Sissy, and Marleigh Love. Bobby loves coaching and playing with his kids, and date nights with his wife. He also enjoys hunting, golf, and all things Louisville Cardinals.

Bobby holds a Master of Divinity degree from Liberty University.
His favorite scripture is Psalm 46.1
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George Thames

Minister Of Executive Operations and Finance



George joined Grace Baptist Church as Director of Operation serving on the Executive Team in late 2014.  A graduate of Florida State University and seasoned senior executive in corporate America for 30 years, George brings the skills needed in guiding operations and staff of the complex and diverse ministries of Grace.  After a life of serving in the church as a layman, George is a testimony of God’s faithfulness and the call that God has for all of us.


He and his wife Linda were married in 1968. They have two children, Troy Thames and Amy Breland, and six Grandchildren.
From his early days as a Christian, Ephesians has been his favorite book in the Bible, Ephesians 4:24 being his life verse. George says the incredible intimacy in Christ he experienced when he first heard Matthew 11: 28 & 29 have shaped his heart for service, faithfulness and submission to God’s will. 

Rob Hammond

GCA- Head Of School

Twitter: @gcaheadofschool
Rob attended Liberty University, where he earned his Master of Arts in Religion and Master of Divinity.
Rob married his wife Liz in 1996. They have one son and one daughter: Christian and Faith.
His favorite verse is Philippians 3:13-14. Rob’s interests are Basketball and Golf. He is an avid Kentucky Basketball fan.

Michael Thomas

Prayer and Care Pastor

Michael believes, “When we seek the glorification of God and the edification of people, then we are in complete harmony with the Spirit of prayer and care.” Michael earned a Double Master’s Degree from Southern Seminary.
He married Betsy in 2006. They have five children: Drew, Melissa, Tony, Bryan and Rebekah.
His favorite verse is Acts 17:28. He enjoys Horseback riding and music.

Bryan Robertson

Family and Assimilation Pastor

Twitter: @bryanrobertson7
Bryan believes, “The family is the strongest unit in society. We should try to strengthen every part of it; from marriage, to parenting, to finances through His Word.”
He is a graduate from Mississippi State University, and received his Doctorate of Ministry from Lake Charles Bible College.
Bryan married his wife Kari in 1997. They have three children: Zan, Solomon, and Leti. They are also foster parents and have fostered 12 children in the past. His favorite verse is not a verse but a chapter; Romans 8. Bryan loves to spend time with family, play sports, fish, and swim.

Bryan Thomas

Interim Student Pastor

Twitter @bryanmthomas
Bryan is passionate about sharing with students that Jesus is better than EVERYTHING else!   He holds a degree in Biblical and Theological Studies from Boyce College and is currently pursuing his Masters of Divinity at Southern Seminary.
Bryan and his wife Amber were married on January 12, 2013.   They have a son, Barrett and are expecting another son, Bennett in October. Bryan’s favorite verse is 1 Peter 2:24.

Dr. Todd Hardin

Counseling Pastor

Todd serves as the Executive Director of Grace Biblical Counseling.
He holds a Doctorate in Biblical Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary. And he believes that, “Biblical counseling seeks, under the Spirit’s power, to reorient disoriented people to God through the gospel of Jesus Christ.”
He and his wife Brenda married in 1994 and have two sons: Tucker and Fletcher. His favorite scripture is 1 Timothy 1:15-16 (ESV).
He enjoys running and reading the Puritans.

Jeff Davis

Associate Worship Pastor


Twitter: @jadgrace
Jeff is passionate about leading others in worship.  He holds an Associates Degree in Biblical Studies from Andersonville Theological Seminary.   
He and his wife Kim were married in 1988. They have two daughters, Allyson and Marybeth.
Jeff’s favorite verse is Proverbs 19:21: “Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the LORD that will stand.”  He enjoys NCAA Football, useless trivia and all things comedic.

Mark Braddom

Senior Adult Pastor

Mark is our Pastor for Senior Adults. He holds a Bachelor of Music in Education from Miami University, Ohio.
He and his wife Beth have two children: Amy and Jerry, and two grandchildren, Emma and Shawn.
His favorite verse is Psalm 103. He enjoys teaching, watching Sci-Fi, mysteries and sappy Christmas movies, and also, eating out with Beth.