STAFF


  • Matt James

    Pastor

    Pastor Matt James and his wife, Jessica, have been at Poplar Spring since April 2014. Matt earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in PreMed from Louisiana State University and a Masters of Divinity (M.Div.) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Additionally. Matt recently finished his Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Historical Theology from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Matt and Jessica have a son, Desmond and a daughter, Ryland. 

  • Michael Lawing

    Co-Pastor

    Pastor Michael Lawing, wife Samantha, sons Silas and Abel, and daughter Novella joined Poplar Spring in March of 2018. Michael has a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Religious Studies from Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, NC and a Masters of Divinity (M. Div.) from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary

    Contact: 

    Email - mlawingpsbc@gmail.com  ---  Office Phone - 919-493-3919

  • Victor Galipi

    Administrative assistant

    Victor Galipi and his wife Sharon joined Poplar Spring Baptist Church in the fall of 2017. Victor earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Pastoral Ministry from United Wesleyan College in Allentown, PA, and a Masters of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, KY.

ELDERS


  • Matt james

    Email: mjameslsu@gmail.com

    Office Phone: 919-496-3919

  • Michael Lawing

    Email: mlawingpsbc@gmail.com

    Office Phone: 919-496-3919

  • David Amiss


  • Paul Siciliano


  • jay leonard


  • wiley brantley