Pastor Patrick Bottoms became Senior Pastor of GBC in June 30, 2019 after having served at churches in Georgia, Tennessee, Michigan, Texas, and Australia. Patrick holds a Bachelors Degree in Biblical Studies and a Masters in Christian Leadership from The Criswell College in Dallas, Texas. His ministerial background includes time as a youth pastor, church planter, worship leader, associate pastor and lead pastor.
Patrick is blessed to be married to his wife Kari, who shares his passion for the church. Kari holds her Bachelors degree in Psychology and Christian Theology from Houston Baptist University.
The Bottoms' have their quivers full with their five children, Elijah, Ethan, Hannah, Ezra, and Abigail.
Patrick's favorite verse: "I commit to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified." I Corinthians 2:2
Hobbies: Woodworking, watching and playing sports, spending time with family and being in the community.
Favorite saying: If you can explain your life in any other way than "God did it" something is wrong.
Favorite Authors: John Piper, Charles Spurgeon, Graeme Goldsworthy, A.W. Tozer, John Frame