Pastor Matt has known the Lord most of his life, having given his heart to Christ as a young boy. He surrendered to the ministry in October 1988 at the age of 22. He entered full-time ministry in 1991 and has served three previous churches before assuming the position of Senior Pastor at Mt. Pleasant on March 1, 2017. He is a native of Columbus, located in Polk County, North Carolina. Pastor Matt has been married to his sweetheart, Donna, since 1987. They are blessed with three children; Jonathan, Michael, and Brittany. They count it an absolute joy to serve and worship the Lord alongside the good people of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.
Email Matt: firstname.lastname@example.org
We welcome Mrs. Tara Wheeler to the administrative staff of Mt. Pleasant. Tara, and husband Scott have called MPBC home for a number of years, and we are thankful for the new role that she plays in our church family.
Email Tara: email@example.com
Donna L. Mills
Donna took over the music at MPBC on an interim basis in October 2018. In April 2019 it was requested that she lead the church music fulltime. She comes from a long line of musicans and music leaders; following in the footsteps of her father, and grandfather. Her passion for music, and her love for people has been contagious. Donna is the wife of our Senior Pastor, she has three children.
Darren R. Lane
As MPBC youth ministries have grown, the need for a Minsiter of Youth to help lead and direct our efforts to grow and equip our young people for life. In March 2018, Darren was invited to join our staff. Darren is married to Rebecca, and they have three children-- Gracey, Daniel, and Katie.