John Mitchell (Senior Pastor) Pastor John has been serving as the Pastor of Grace Baptist Church since its beginning in 1994. He was raised in a pastor’s home, and graduated from Cedarville University, and Empire State Baptist Seminary. Prior to serving as the pastor at Grace Baptist Church, he served as an associate pastor. In addition, he has taught Bible in Christian High Schools and he served as a Guidance Counselor. He has also served as the Vice President of Administration and taught Bible at a seminary. He and his wife, Donna, have two adult children.


Charlie Preuss (Associate Pastor) Pastor Charlie was instrumental in the beginning of Grace Baptist Church and since 2008, he has been serving as the Associate Pastor at the church. Upon graduating from Baptist Bible Seminary in 1968, he served as a pastor, a missionary to Germany, and a seminary professor and president. Over the years, he has also used his financial abilities to assist several Christian organizations. He and his wife, Sally, have three adult children.