Adult Groups and Faith Development Staff

Groups and Faith Development of the Georgia Baptist Mission Board exists to partner with leaders to share Christ with the lost, equip people in spiritual growth and reproduce disciples.

Tim S. Smith
Tim S. Smith
Lead State Missionary
Tim Smith’s Speaking Calendar
Research and Resource Development
Associational Sunday School, Small Groups & Discipleship Workshops Coordinator
List of Recommended Leaders Coordinator
GO Georgia Conference Coordinator
Sunday School Mentoring Coordinator
Sunday School Directors Networking/Events Coordinator

Mike Taylor
Mike Taylor
State Missionary
Minister of Education Networking/Events Coordinator
Growing Adult Groups Forums & GFD Roundtables Coordinator
Multi-Cultural Leadership Training (Sunday School, Small Groups and Discipleship)
Senior Adult Events, Resources and Training Coordinator
Outreach/Evangelism Strategies through Sunday School/Small Groups


Carla Foster
Carla Foster
State Missionary Support
Children, Youth, High School Bible Drill & Speakers Competition Support
National Bible Drill & Speakers Support
Preschool & Children’s Minister Networking Support
Small Group Strategies/Events
Outreach/Evangelism Strategies through Sunday School/Small Groups
Resource Development & Distribution
Children’s Discipleship Support


Sharon Nowak
Sharon Nowak
State Missionary Support
Vacation Bible School
Sunday School Mentoring
Growing Groups On-Line Training
P/ME/SSD Networking
Gs&FDM Web Page(s) & Social Media
SS/SGs Growth Awards & Fastest Growing SS/SGs Report
Printed Newsletters