Hadley Baker

Hadley Baker

Hadley Baker

Lead Pastor

“But God had mercy on me so that Christ Jesus could use me as a prime example of his great patience with even the worst sinners. Then others will realize that they, too, can believe in him and receive eternal life.” – 1 Timothy 1:16


FULL NAME: John Hadley Baker

FAMILY: My beautiful bride Christie, my daughter Caris (13) and my son Elijah (4).

BIRTHDAY: February 26th

FAVORITE QUOTE: “Define yourself radically as one beloved by God. This is the true self. Every other identity is an illusion.” – Brennan Manning

MOST ADMIRE: My late grandparents, Richard and Ruby Morgan.

BROTHERS AND SISTERS: Two younger brothers, Richie (in heaven) and Quentin.

FAVORITE MOVIE AND/OR TV SHOW: The Princess Bride…best movie ever!

FAVORITE SONG: Anything by the band Hammock...they are incredible!

FAVORITE BOOK: "All Is Grace" by Brennan Manning

FAVORITE HOBBY: Reading, playing guitar, running (I have completed five half-marathons), woodwork, eating food I didn’t pay for.

FAVORITE RESTAURANT: Pappadeaux, baby!

FAVORITE FOOD/TREAT: Late night bowl of cereal

INTROVERTED OR EXTROVERTED: Ridiculously extroverted, I can talk to anyone.