Bishop Barry and Beth Peavy joined Monroe Church of God, as Senior Pastor and First Lady in November, 2016.
Bishop Peavy received a divine call to preach the gospel at age twelve. He began actively preaching at age fourteen, and accepted his first pastoral appointment at the age of twenty-three. He has served the Church of God in many positions throughout the years, including Children’s Pastor, Youth Pastor, Senior Pastor, Evangelist, Licensing Board Member, and District Overseer.
Beth Peavy actively serves in ministry alongside her husband, and serves not only as First Lady, but also as, Director of Women’s Ministries and Outreach Development at Monroe Church of God. Beth is known for her gracious spirit and boundless love of people.
The Peavy’s are driven by a continued desire to win the Lost for the cause of Christ. They have a combined commitment and love of missions, at home and abroad. Pastor and First Lady share a love of Israel and connection with the Israeli people. They often coordinate trips to Israel for people to experience the gospel of Christ in a personal way, by visiting the places where Jesus walked and ministered.
Their years of successful ministry is attributed only by God’s grace and for His glory through our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Together, they have four married sons, and two precious grandsons, who are all involved in the ministry, Josh, (Vanessa, Caleb & Alex), Thadd, (Cara), Cameron, (Kaley), Clay, (Jana).