Ministry Team

  • Interim Pastor, Dr. Steve Harris

    Dr. Stephen (Steve) Harris  is a senior consultant with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. He works with Associational leaders, pastors, and church leaders to develop and implement strategies for evangelism and discipleship. He has pastored four churches, and was the founding pastor of New Life Community Church of Asheville. He received his Masters of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and his Doctor of Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary. Steve and his Wife Ann have three adult children; Luke, Austin and Lindsay, and six grandchildren. 

  • Administrative assistant

    Brittany George currently serves as the Administrative Assistant at Locust Grove Baptist Church. She grew up in Weaverville and has attended Locust Grove her entire life. She is married to Justin and has three children, Ian, Ava, and Mason. She enjoys and appreciates the opportunity to serve God and the members at Locust Grove.