Bishop Laurence H. Wall & Sally Wall, Lead Pastor
Our Pastor, Laurence H. Wall and his wife Sally have pastored this local church for 22 years, and have been in Pastoral ministry for 27 years. Pastor Wall is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God. He has served the Northern New England Region as District Overseer, Evangelism Director, Prayer Initiative Chairman, Youth and Discipleship Board, Evangelism Board, Regional Council and several other capacities. He currently is serving on the Regional Council.
He is a passionate preacher of the Word of God. He is committed to equipping the saints for the work of ministry and seeing God’s children become all that God has called them to be.
He is a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He and Sally have been married for 40 years and have three girls: Hannah, Emma, Penelope; and four grandchildren: Sapphire,Theodore, Amelia, and Juniper.
Sally has a heart for the spiritual well-being of the congregation, and is part of the worship team as piano player.
They both have a love for God and His people.
These great men of God set the example as leaders. They offer support and guidance to Pastor Wall in efficiently and effectively executing God’s vision for the church.
Michael Fortin * Tim Ingalls * Danny Delabruere * Gary Young
Kevin & Kelly Deslauriers, Assistant Pastors
Our Assistant Pastors, have been a part of this local church body for over thirteen years and both hold credentials in the Church of God as Exhorters. Kevin is the Worship Leader at Newport COG. He has a dedication for worship and music. Kelly has a passion for prayer and is committed to preach the full Gospel message. She serves on local community boards and loves to encourage others. They have been married for 14 years and are enjoying being an aunt and uncle to three nieces and two nephews, as well as God-parents.
Jennifer Young, Administrative Assistant, Treasurer, and Missions representative
Jennifer is a graduate of Faith School of Theology in Charleston, Maine. She has served this church faithfully for over 25 years as our Administrative Assistant, Treasurer, and Missions representative. She is a proficient teacher of the Word of God, with expertise in Old Testament Theology. Her husband of 28 years, Gary, serves on the council and they have two children: Elizabeth and Josiah, both graduates of Lee University.
Joann Lawson, Director of Youth Ministries and Musical Director
Joann serves as our Youth Ministries Director. She also directs both the Children and Adult Choirs. She has a servant’s heart and a strong commitment for the youth and music. She and her husband, Mark, have been married for 25 years, and they have 3 children: Danielle, Shawn, and Kevin. They have recently become grandparents to Emma Mae and Nora.
Gregg Wood, Director of Men’s Ministry
Gregg, a stonemason by trade, has dedicated his life to see that the men in our church exhibit maximized manhood. Here at the Church of God, we believe that Christ-likeness and manhood are synonymous. Gregg is a family man; he and his wife, Julie, are parents to four young men: Andy, Johnathan, Jim, and Brian. They are also proud grandparents!
Sally Wall, Women’s Discipleship President
Carol Comtois, Director of Visitation Team
Tim Ingalls, Director of Project Matthew 25:40