Meet Our Leadership

Meet the team.

Our team is here to serve you in any way possible.  Take a few minutes and get to know us.  We can't wait to meet you in person!

Dewayne howard

Lead Pastor
DeWayne is passionate about reaching people with the grace of God.  He is a gifted speaker and does so with passion and excitement.  He is a native of Athens, Tennessee and is married to his wife, Sheryl.  They have a son and two daughters.  Pastor D is a graduate of Andersonville Theological Seminary.

Marty Mcintosh

Student Pastor
Marty was born in Raleigh, North Carolina but was raised in Dover, Florida.  He is a graduate of USF.  He enjoys playing music with friends, playing and watching ALL sports (especially TarHeel Basketball), and spending time with a good book.  Marty is also a very talented singer and song writer.

Sheryl Howard

Ministry Assistant
Sheryl was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida, and is the wife of Pastor DeWayne. She enjoys photography, being a mom, and cooking. She is a graduate of Florida State College with a degree in Information Technology. She is passionate about serving God and others through her gifts of administration and service. 

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth has served as our church secretary since 2013.  She is married to Robert and they make their home in Plant City.  She moved to the area from Thomasville, North Carolina.  Elizabeth enjoys cross stitching and relaxing with a good show or movie on TV.  


Children's Pastor
Mark is a native of Plant City.  He enjoys playing the piano, teaching children, playing tennis, and traveling.  Mark is a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University, Keiser University, and Hillsborough Community College.  Mark has a natural love for kids and desires to see them have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and grow to love and serve Him.