Grace Baptist Church

Responsibilities:  Rev. Eddie is responsible for helping the congregation reach people for Christ, develop disciples, and to live a life of compassion, mercy, and justice. He preaches God's word, teaches, and works with leaders. He tries to hang out with people as much as possible.


Family: Rev. Eddie is married to Jodie and they have one daughter named Kendall.  Their nephew Tristen Gootee also lives with them. 


Hobbies: He likes to play golf and fish; however he spends most of his time reading and studying, while also balancing quality family time.



UNC-Pembroke  Biology with emphasis in Botany

UNC-Wilmington  Religion

Liberty University  Masters of Divinity

New Hanover Hospital, Wilmington NC Clinical Pastoral Education

Licensed and ordained as a Southern Baptist Minister 

Ecclesiatical endorsement  Liberty Baptist Fellowship