Meet our new pastor. 

Our new pastor is Claude T Herbert Jr, he has been the Pastor at the Milner then Marvin charge il the Griffin District


life prior to entering the ministry

Pastor Claude was born.  in Greenville, SC and moved to Mauldin, SC at 2 yr old where he lived until I finished school in 1963 at Hillcrest High School in Simpsonville, SC In July of 1963 joined the Army and served until 1968.

After his military service Pastor Claude worked in the cotton mills until 1977.

Moved to Jonesboro, Ga. and worked with Yellow Freight as a mechanic
until I was hurt and could not do the job any longer


Entered Emory in 1998 and started serving my first church in
Hollonville, Ga in 1999 in the Griffin district, moved to the Dalton district (now southwest), Athens district, Atlanta- Roswell district, back to Griffin (3) with the district. 

pastor claude has been a member of District Committee on Ordained Ministry in Athens, Griffin, Atlanta- Roswell district.
he has served as Chair of the part time and full time Local Pastors Association  in the North Georgia  Conference
and was a representative  for North Georgia on the national level of the Local Pastors Association,  


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In 1979 Pastor Claude married Paula A. DuPree of Hapeville, Ga.

The Herbert’s have three girls, and one boy.  They have two grand children, 1 girl and 1 boy..