We believe the Bible is the inerrant Word of God, and Jesus is our only way of salvation through grace. We believe in being a place for everyone to come and be themselves, and we believe that coming to worship should be a great experience. We hope that you will come and join us.


Rev. Chris Conner
Senior Pastor


Chris is a native of Monroe, GA and is passionate about bringing people to a saving knowledge of Jesus, discipling them to be strong in their faith, and loving others. He was a charter member of Faith Baptist Church, and served in leadership positions in various ministries before being called to preach. After graduating from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, he has served as senior pastor for over 19 years, and loves serving his community for the glory of the Lord.

Chris is married to Sandra, and has two children, and three (perfect) grandchildren. Sandra is a Bible teacher and has spoken at many women's events throughout the Southeast.  Prior to becoming a full-time pastor, Chris was the first Fire Chief of City of Monroe and the Recreation and Parks Director for the City of Monroe. He loves all sports , especially UGA football!
Rev. Mike Blount
Associate Pastor


Mike is originally from Athens, GA, and his greatest passion is to see marriages thrive. He has been married to his wife, Cathy, since 1976, and they have three adult children. Mike and Cathy are Biblical marriage counselors and have taught marriage classes as well as hosted several marriage conferences over the years.

Mike is a graduate of Tabernacle Bible College and served in several churches in South Carolina before being called to Faith Baptist Church in 1999.

Rev. Tim Burt
Children's Pastor


Originally from Huntsville, AL (Roll Tide!), Mr. Tim has been on staff at Faith Baptist Church since 2001, and his mission is to instill into children the fact that ALL the words in the Bible are true, which means Jesus really wants to have a personal relationship with each of us! He looks forward to working with his children's ministry team in telling Bible stories in unique ways, especially his "Blood and Guts Bible Stories" each October!

Tim is a graduate from the University of North Alabama, and also holds a Master's degree in Religious Education. He is married to Tami, who is co-founder and Executive Director of the Bridge of Georgia, and who also directs our Special Needs Ministry here at Faith. They have one daughter who is in college.

Rev. Donnie Compton
Worship Pastor
Jane Compton - Church Pianist & Children's Music

Donnie & Jane both grew up in Covington and were High School sweet hearts. They have been serving in ministry together for over 38 years. During that time they served one church for 32 years. Jane is a retired public school music teacher after 31 years. Donnie attended Truett McConnell College, The University of Georgia and did some work at The New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Extension School. They have three married children and three grandchildren.

They have devoted their lives to music and leading churches in worship. Psalm 150:1-6... Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens! Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his excellent greatness! Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! Praise him with sounding cymbals; praise him with loud clashing cymbals! JOIN US - THERE IS A PLACE FOR YOU IN MUSIC MINISTRY.
Rev. Dwayne Yancey
Associate Worship Pastor

Dwayne grew up in Campton, GA, and has been working with our youth for 9 years including Interim Youth Pastor and Assistant Youth Pastor.  He is a graduate of Liberty University with a Bachelor's degree in Religion, Youth Ministries Studies.  He is married to Christy, has two sons, and loves playing all types of sports.

He  is devoted to showing students unconditional love and bringing them into a personal relationship with Jesus, and helping them to become disciples of Christ and to live out the Great Commission in their daily lives.
Administrative Support

Penny Bramblett, Financial Administrative Assistant