Our Pastor, Donald Yancey, was born on November 21, 1962, and is from Fayetteville Ga. where he graduated from Fayette County High School in 1980. Pastor Yancey attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, Tifton Ga., where he earned an Associate Degree in Biology in 1983. In June 1986 Pastor Yancey married his high school sweetheart, Robin, and they moved to Lagrange, Ga. to begin their lives together. The Yancey’s have two children, Cory and Katie, and a daughter-n-law Amanda Yancey.
Pastor Yancey was saved at New Hope Baptist Church in Fayetteville Ga. on January 5, 1986. He and his family moved their membership to Faith Baptist Church in 1995. Pastor Yancey has been in ministry at Faith since 2006. His ministry began with mission trips to the Lighthouse Children's Home in Costa Rica. He now serves on their Board of Directors. Pastor Yancey began teaching a Sunday School class in 2008 and in 2010, after being called to preach, he began preaching as a missionary in Costa Rica, Panama and the southeastern United States as he raised support for the Light House Children‘s Homes. Pastor Yancey attended Titus Baptist Seminary from 2010 until 2016 and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree, Masters Degree and Doctorate Degree in Biblical Theology. He served as a Deacon and later as Chairman of the Deacons at Faith until February of 2014 when he was elected as the Pastor of Faith Baptist Church.
Pastor Yancey has a sincere passion for the things of God. It is his desire to see people thrive in their walk with the Lord. He loves the Lord, he loves people and he loves Faith Baptist Church.