our team

Pastors & Staff

Lamar Lee

Lead Pastor

Pastor Lamar Lee has served as Lead Pastor at Baxley Church of God since November 2006.  Pastor Lee is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God.  Before coming to Baxley, he was an evangelist, preaching revivals all across the United States of America.  After ten years of evangelism ministry, Pastor Lee felt the call to go into a pastorate at the Christian Union Church of God in Ashburn, GA.  He pastored there for eight years and witnessed tremendous growth spiritually and numerically.  The greatest passion in ministry for Pastor Lee is winning the lost and leading the church into a closer relationship with Christ through worship, discipleship, and serving others.  Pastor Lee is joined in ministry with his wife, Kim and together they have three beautiful children, Landon, Lacey, and Logan.

Javan Anderson

Worship Pastor

Pastor Javan first came to Baxley Church of God in the fall of 2007.  God has blessed Pastor Javan over the years with numerous original songs recorded by well known Christian artists.  Pastor Javan is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God, Cleveland Tn. Pastor Javan is joined in ministry by his wife, Amber, and their three sons; Blake, Maddox, and Walker. Pastor Javan and Amber share in the excitement that God is up to something big at the Baxley Church of God!

Blayne Spires

College, Career & Media Pastor

In May 2020, Blayne and Alex became the newest members of our team .  They have 8+ years of experience in ministry. They have a heart to reach the lost, train leaders, and help others find their place in ministry. Blayne also has a passion for using social media to spread the Gospel through video, graphic design, and creating content that draws in the current and upcoming generations. Together, they are excited for what God is going to do in our community! 

Jordan Ball

Student Pastor

Jordan and Lauren rejoined our team at Baxley in September of 2017. Jordan is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God and a graduate of Lee University with a Bachelor’s in Ministry Leadership. His wife Lauren, is also a graduate from Lee University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Christian Counseling. They work as a team and desire to teach, show, and empower students to live like Christ! They have one daughter named Charlee and will welcome their second daughter Chandler in September.  We are so excited to have them leading our Student Ministry!

Buddy Crenshaw

Children's Pastor

Buddy and April joined our team in April 2019. They have over 13 years experience working in youth and children's ministry. They have three daughters Brooklyn, Marleigh and Kylie.  Their desire is to see kids encounter Jesus and to help them develop a relationship with Christ that will last forever. They come as a team and are excited to see where God is going to take Alive Kids and  Alive Kid's Junior in the future.

Broni Rentz

Office Administrator

Broni Rentz, has been the office administrator at Baxley Church of God since 1998.  She is responsible for handling the day to day operations at the church office.   Broni and her husband, Chris, have two children, Jeremy and Kris Ann.