• 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!

  • MOISES ZAYAS - ASSOCIATE 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. 

  • Donna Gordon - Women's Ministry Director

    & Events Coordinator

    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

  • Hannah Abbuhl - Children's pastor

    Hannah Abbuhl has been serving glc since our start! For the past year she has been serving as Associate Children’s Pastor and has now taken up the role of Lead Children’s Pastor.


    Hannah has a passion for bringing kids The Word in creative and fun ways that they can connect with.

  • Wes byrd - worship Pastor

    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.