• andrew byrd - lead pastor

    Pastor Andrew grew up here in the Charlotte area while his father pastored at Garr Memorial Church. After High School, Pastor Andrew went into the Marines and spent 3 months at boot camp in Paris Island, being active for a total of 8 years. After coming home from boot camp he married his wife Kelly and moved to Springfield, Missouri to attend the Central Bible College. Andrew and Kelly have spent their lives being in ministry together and have faithfully answered God's call at every corner, while raising their three kids Grace, Garrett, and Abigail. Andrew leads with passion and excitement, yet maintains a graceful presence. We are blessed to have him and his family as leaders of our community!

  • randy briscoe - executive pastor

    Pastor Randy spent 9 years as lead pastor at Garr Memorial before merging churches with Pastor Andrew and Mint Hill Community Church in 2017, to become Greater Life Church. Before that he was the Youth Pastor at Garr, having Andrew in his youth group! This is certainly a unique and special coming together of friendship and history to step into where God is leading glc. Pastor Randy and his wife Brenda exemplify humility and love, and walk in faithfulness and obedience. 

  • Donna Gordon - executive assistant & Women's Ministry Director

    Donna has worked with Pastor Andrew for over 12 years now, and makes everything at glc happen. She is also the director of our Women's Ministry and Greater Grounds. For any questions email Donna at dgordon@glc.email

  • Moises zayas - student pastor

    In the past seven years Pastor Moises has been doing youth ministry and continues to make a great impact on this rising generation. Moises is a gifted speaker and brings relevance and practicality to God's word, empowering those listening to apply it in their lives. He and his wife Rosie create a welcoming atmosphere for both youth ministry and our adult ministry, The Porch. They love spending time out at the pool with their son Sebastian and with friends and family. 

  • daniel honeycutt - family pastor

    Pastor Daniel has recently joined the team at glc in 2018. With a passion for kids and families, he and his wife Morgan create a fun and safe environment while teaching about Jesus. With four kids, Malachi, Ezekiel, Moriah, and Elam, they certainly understand and relate to all the families out there. In Daniel's spare time he loves working on his truck, and using his carpentry skills to create many wood products. 

  • Wes byrd - worship leader

    Wes has been leading worship since 2018 and continues to always make worship such a special part of service. With a great worship team, every Sunday you can expect  to be refreshed and experience God's presence.