Bro. Ray has served as senior pastor of MGBC since 2000. He has published several articles and poems over the last 40 years and serves on several boards and holds offices in Local Ministerial, Associational and State convention agencies. The last 15-years he has served as a Contract Chaplains for the Louisville VA Medical Center and Kindred Hospitals and continues to lead various conferences and retreats challenging people to a closer relationship with the Lord and Savior.
Mrs. Anita has been serving as the interim Music Director at MGBC since 2015. She brings a wealth of experience to the position as a former Minister of Music at churches in both Ohio and Kentucky. She has been in music education for public schools and private schools as well as a private Vocal Coach and recording Artist. She and her husband, Ward are co-founders of "The Mowerys," a family music ministry that presented over 1,600 concerts across the Nation. It is Mrs. Anita's desire to lead choirs and individuals in a worship experience that will focus hearts and minds on a relationship with the living Lord Jesus.
Trina joined the staff at MGBC in March 2016 where she serves as the Children's Ministry Director. She has served in a wide variety of children's ministry roles over the years including being a Child Evangelism Summer Missionary as a teen; Sunday School Teacher and Director; AWANA Director, Secretary, and Commander; and established a Church Bus Ministry for which she also served as Director and one of the drivers. Her heart has always been to be available for God's use and doing as He leads.
Richard has served in various ministerial positions since leaving the military in 2012. He has recently graduated from Louisville Presbyterian Seminary, and has taken a call as Interim Director of Youth for the Church. He is excited about the future, and what God has in store for Maple Grove.