GBC Top Baptizing Churches

Top 10 Evangelistic Churches By Size 2017

Churches 1-124 In Attendance

CHURCH
CITY
ASSOCIATION
PASTOR
TOTAL BAPTISMS

New Harmony Baptist Church

Thomaston

Centennial

Tim Bosworth

39

Lighthouse Christian Fellowship Baptist Church

Augusta

Augusta

Larry Glover

38

Morven Baptist Church

Morven

Mercer

James Pitt

26

New Harvest Baptist Church

Lawrenceville

Gwinnett Metro

Dwight Perry

26

Stewart Baptist Church

Covington

Stone Mountain

Jerry Jones

24

Brown Memorial Baptist Church

Wrightsville

Mt. Vernon

Randy Adams

24

Cedar Grove Baptist

Comer

Hebron

Reggie Vaughn

24

Bethlehem Baptist Church

Eastman

Dodge County

Alberto Acosta

24

Marshall Memorial Baptist Church

Eatonton

Central

23

Glade Road Baptist Church

Acworth

Bartow

Chuck Smith

22

Churches 1-124 In Attendance

New Harmony Baptist Church, Thomaston
Centennial Association
Pastor: Tim Bosworth
Baptisms: 39

Lighthouse Christian Fellowship Baptist Church, Augusta
Augusta Association
Pastor: Larry Glover
Baptisms: 38

Morven Baptist Church, Morven
Mercer Association
Pastor: James Pitt
Baptisms: 26

New Harvest Baptist Church, Lawrenceville
Gwinnett Metro Association
Pastor: Dwight Perry
Baptisms: 26

Stewart Baptist Church, Covington
Stone Mountain Association
Pastor: Jerry Jones
Baptisms: 24

Brown Memorial Baptist Church, Wrightsville
Mt. Vernon Association
Pastor: Randy Adams
Baptisms: 24

Cedar Grove Baptist, Comer
Hebron Association
Pastor: Reggie Vaughn
Baptisms: 24

Bethlehem Baptist Church, Eastman
Dodge County Association
Pastor: Alberto Acosta
Baptisms: 24

Marshall Memorial Baptist Church, Eatonton
Central Association
Pastor:
Baptisms: 23

Glade Road Baptist Church, Acworth
Bartow Association
Pastor: Chuck Smith
Baptisms: 22

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Churches 125-249 In Attendance

CHURCH
CITY
ASSOCIATION
PASTOR
TOTAL BAPTISMS

Rice Creek Baptist Church

Canon

Tugalo

Chris Page

59

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church

Montezuma

Friendship

Jerry Sanders

57

The Verge

Columbus

Columbus

Tim Harris

51

Truth Tabernacle of Praise

Stone Mountain

Stone Mountain

F. Bobby Atkins

44

Mount Zion Baptist Church

Jonesboro

Southside Baptist Network

R. Chris Reynolds

43

The Church at Pierce Road

Winder

Stone Mountain

Terry Hawkins

42

Parkway Baptist Church

Evans

Augusta

Russell Davis

39

Living Proof Baptist Church

Tyrone

Western

Scott Smith

38

Lanier Hills Baptist Church

Gainesville

Chattahoochee

Randall Popham

38

New Mercy Baptist Church

Griffin

Flint River

Grady Caldwell

34

Churches 125-249 In Attendance

Rice Creek Baptist Church, Canon
Tugalo Association
Pastor: Chris Page
Baptisms: 59

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, Montezuma
Friendship Association
Pastor: Jerry Sanders
Baptisms: 57

The Verge, Columbus
Columbus Association
Pastor: Tim Harris
Baptisms: 51

Truth Tabernacle of Praise, Stone Mountain
Stone Mountain Association
Pastor: F. Bobby Atkins
Baptisms: 44

Mount Zion Baptist Church, Jonesboro
Southside Baptist Network
Pastor: R. Chris Reynolds
Baptisms: 43

The Church at Pierce Road, Winder
Stone Mountain Association
Pastor: Terry Hawkins
Baptisms: 42

Parkway Baptist Church, Evans
Augusta Association
Pastor: Russell Davis
Baptisms: 39

Living Proof Baptist Church, Tyrone
Western Association
Pastor: Scott Smith
Baptisms: 38

Lanier Hills Baptist Church, Gainesville
Chattahoochee Association
Pastor: Randall Popham
Baptisms: 38

New Mercy Baptist Church, Griffin
Flint River Association
Pastor: Grady Caldwell
Baptisms: 34

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Churches 250-499 In Attendance

CHURCH
CITY
ASSOCIATION
PASTOR
TOTAL BAPTISMS

Shiloh Baptist Church

Eatonton

Statewide

Shedrick Ellington

75

Legacy Baptist Church

Dallas

Noonday

Donald Shearin

67

Bethesda Baptist Church

Ellerslie

Columbus

David Helms

53

Liberty Baptist Church

Dalton

North Georgia

Brian Branam

53

New Salem Baptist Church

Griffin

At Large Churches

Mike Barnes

50

Hillcrest Baptist Church

Hazlehurst

Consolation

Brian Brazzell

47

Sweetwater Baptist Church

Douglasville

West Metro

Darryl Jones

45

Toms Creek Baptist Church

Martin

Tugalo

Wayne Marcus

45

Pleasant Grove, The Place of Hope

Bowman

Hebron

Christopher Pritchett

44

Grace Baptist Church

Monroe

Appalachee

Thomas Fountain

44

Churches 250-499 In Attendance

Shiloh Baptist Church, Eatonton
Statewide Association of Assemblies
Pastor: Shedrick Ellington
Baptisms: 75

Legacy Baptist Church, Dallas
Noonday Association
Pastor: Donald Shearin
Baptisms: 67

Bethesda Baptist Church, Ellerslie
Columbus Association
Pastor: David Helms
Baptisms: 53

Liberty Baptist Church, Dalton
North Georgia Association
Pastor: Brian Branam
Baptisms: 53

New Salem Baptist Church, Griffin
At Large Churches
Pastor: Mike Barnes
Baptisms: 50

Hillcrest Baptist Church, Hazlehurst
Consolation Association
Pastor: Brian Brazzell
Baptisms: 47

Sweetwater Baptist Church, Douglasville
West Metro Association
Pastor: Darryl Jones
Baptisms: 45

Toms Creek Baptist Church, Martin
Tugalo Association
Pastor: Wayne Marcus
Baptisms: 45

Pleasant Grove, The Place of Hope, Bowman
Hebron Association
Pastor: Christopher Pritchett
Baptisms: 44

Grace Baptist Church, Monroe
Appalachee Association
Pastor: Thomas Fountain
Baptisms: 44

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Churches 500-999 In Attendance

CHURCH
CITY
ASSOCIATION
PASTOR
TOTAL BAPTISMS

Marshall Memorial Baptist Church

Dublin

Laurens

Chris Dixon

176

First Baptist Villa Rica

Villa Rica

Carrollton

Kevin Williams

139

Maysville Baptist Church

Maysville

Sarepta

Shane Roberson

94

Heritage Baptist Church

Calhoun

Gordon Memorial

Brent Davis

76

First Baptist Cartersville

Cartersville

Bartow

Jeremy Morton

67

Discover Point Church

Conyers

Stone Mountain

Philip Lehman

65

Northside Baptist Church

Valdosta

Valdosta

Robby Foster

62

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

Carrollton

Carrollton

John Lemmings

61

First Baptist Alpharetta

Alpharetta

Roswell

Thomas Hammond

55

Victory Baptist Church

Rockmart

Polk-Haralson

Barry Snapp

52

Churches 500-999 In Attendance

Marshall Memorial Baptist Church, Dublin
Laurens Association
Pastor: Chris Dixon
Baptisms: 176

First Baptist, Villa Rica
Carrollton Association
Pastor: Kevin Williams
Baptisms: 139

Maysville Baptist Church, Maysville
Sarepta Association
Pastor: Shane Roberson
Baptisms: 94

Heritage Baptist Church, Calhoun
Gordon Memorial Association
Pastor: Brent Davis
Baptisms: 76

First Baptist, Cartersville
Bartow Association
Pastor: Jeremy Morton
Baptisms: 67

Discover Point Church, Conyers
Stone Mountain Association
Pastor: Philip Lehman
Baptisms: 65

Northside Baptist Church, Valdosta
Valdosta Association
Pastor: Robby Foster
Baptisms: 62

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Carrollton
Carrollton Association
Pastor: John Lemmings
Baptisms: 61

First Baptist, Alpharetta
Roswell Association
Pastor: Thomas Hammond
Baptisms: 55

Victory Baptist Church, Rockmart
Polk-Haralson Association
Pastor: Barry Snapp
Baptisms: 52

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Churches 1000+ In Attendance

CHURCH
CITY
ASSOCIATION
PASTOR
TOTAL BAPTISMS

Cascade Hills Baptist Church

Columbus

Columbus

William Purvis

323

First Baptist of Woodstock

Woodstock

Noonday

Johnny Hunt

318

West Ridge Church

Dallas

Noonday

Brian Bloye

302

Johnson Ferry Baptist Church

Marietta

Noonday

G. Bryant Wright

232

Freedom Church

Acworth

Noonday

J. R. Lee

224

Bethlehem Church

Bethlehem

Appalachee

Jason Britt

190

Burnt Hickory Baptist Church

Powder Springs

Noonday

B. Michael Stephens

179

SouthCrest Church

Newnan

Western

Matt McFadden

175

Rock Bridge Community Church

Dalton

North Georgia

Matt Evans

170

Peavine Baptist Church

Rock Spring

Northwest Georgia

Joel Southerland

154

Churches 1000+ In Attendance

Cascade Hills Baptist Church, Columbus
Columbus Association
Pastor: William Purvis
Baptisms: 323

First Baptist, Woodstock
Noonday Association
Pastor: Johnny Hunt
Baptisms: 318

West Ridge Church, Dallas
Noonday
Brian Bloye
Baptisms: 302

Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta
Noonday Association
Pastor: G. Bryant Wright
Baptisms: 232

Freedom Church, Acworth
Noonday Association
Pastor: J. R. Lee
Baptisms: 224

Bethlehem Church, Bethlehem
Appalachee Association
Pastor: Jason Britt
Baptisms: 190

Burnt Hickory Baptist Church, Powder Springs
Noonday Association
Pastor: B. Michael Stephens
Baptisms: 179

SouthCrest Church, Newnan
Western Association
Pastor: Matt McFadden
Baptisms: 175

Rock Bridge Community Church, Dalton
North Georgia Association
Pastor: Matt Evans
Baptisms: 170

Peavine Baptist Church, Rock Spring
Northwest Georgia Association
Pastor: Joel Southerland
Baptisms: 154

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Ethnic Churches

CHURCH
CITY
ASSOCIATION
PASTOR
TOTAL BAPTISMS

Change Church

Grantville

Western

T. J. Boyd

115

First Nepali Baptist Church

Atlanta

Greater Atlanta Baptist Network

Santosh Ramdam

115

Philadelphia French-Speaking Baptist Church

Stockbridge

Southside Baptist Network

Elvito Castor

106

Grace Point Community Church

Suwanee

Gwinnett Metro

David Hong

34

Tshaj Moo Baptist Mission

Monroe

Appalachee

Cha Yer Her

32

Iglesia Bautista Palabra de Vida

Pearson

Smyrna

Jose Velazquez

22

The Rock Atlanta

Woodstock

Greater Atlanta Baptist Network

Armando Fernandez

20

First Hispanic Baptist Church Savannah

Savannah

Savannah

Samuel Rodriguez

20

Amistad Cristiana

Gainesville

Chattahoochee

Javier Chavez

20

Burmese House Church Network

Clarkston

Greater Atlanta Baptist Network

Ye Amar

16

Ethnic Churches

Change Church, Grantville
Western Association
Pastor: T. J. Boyd
Baptisms: 115

First Nepali Baptist Church, Atlanta
Greater Atlanta Baptist Network
Pastor: Santosh Ramdam
Baptisms: 115

Philadelphia French-Speaking Baptist Church, Stockbridge
Southside Baptist Network
Pastor: Elvito Castor
Baptisms: 106

Grace Point Community Church, Suwanee
Gwinnett Metro Association
Pastor: David Hong
Baptisms: 34

Tshaj Moo Baptist Mission, Monroe
Appalachee Association
Pastor: Cha Yer Her
Baptisms: 32

Iglesia Bautista Palabra de Vida, Pearson
Smyrna Association
Pastor: Jose Velazquez
Baptisms: 22

The Rock Atlanta, Woodstock
Greater Atlanta Baptist Network
Pastor: Armando Fernandez
Baptisms: 20

First Hispanic Baptist Church, Savannah
Savannah Association
Pastor: Samuel Rodriguez
Baptisms: 20

Amistad Cristiana, Gainesville
Chattahoochee Association
Pastor: Javier Chavez
Baptisms: 20

Burmese House Church Network, Clarkston
Greater Atlanta Baptist Network
Pastor: Ye Amar
Baptisms: 16