Clayton Dowd

Clayton Dowd

Senior Pastor

Pastor Clayton and Wendy Dowd have been in ministry together for years. He has a genuine heart for God, people and ministry. He loves to sing, are passionate about raising up the next generation and moving the body of Christ forward.


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Phil Anderson

Phil Anderson

Worship Pastor

Phil is no stranger to Jesup, GA. He has ministered through praise and worship in the area and we are excited to have them be a part of the Jesup Church of God family. Phil’s passion is to see people encounter a living and life changing God by creating an atmosphere of worship.


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Richie Parnell

Richie Parnell

Family Pastor

Richie along with his wife Amanda have been ministering to Children and their Families, both in the church and community, for 16 years. Richie is is an Ordained Bishop with the Church of God. They have two boys, Micah and Luke. Richie and Amanda joined our team at JCOG in June of 2016 as Children’s Pastor and have since transitioned into the role of Family Pastor overseeing ministry to Children and Youth from birth-12th Grade. 

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Other JCOG Team Leaders

JCOG Ladies

Wendy Dowd

Heads up our Ladies Ministry Board which host showers, fellowships and special events through out the year.



Leads are Men’s Fellowship with monthly get togethers, weekly Bible Studies and trips year round.



Heads up our Senior Adults Ministry with monthly fellowships and annual trips to festivals and conferences.