Dr. Richard Mark Lee, Lead Pastor

Dr. Richard Mark Lee, is a graduate of Liberty University, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

He has served churches in Knoxville, TN, Chattanooga, TN, West Palm Beach, FL, Sugar Hill, GA (north east of Atlanta) and most recently in McKinney, TX (north of Dallas).

Dr. Lee is married to his best friend, Wendy, who is an elementary school teacher.  They have been married almost 26 years and have 2 daughters in college and a cat still at home that they tolerate.  Jessica is in Georgia and Meredith is in Virginia.  The Lee’s started their married life living in Roxboro, NC while finishing school.  They like to say they have moved back home to North Carolina to where it all began!

Pastor Richard is passionate about building healthy marriages and helping people connect with God and fulfill their purpose.  He has contributed to eight devotional books published by Thomas Nelson.  He has trained pastors in 11 countries and has been privileged to lead 15 international mission trips. He has also been a catalyst for church planting in the United States.

He has a 16-week addiction in the fall known as College Football and is also an Atlanta Falcons’ fan.

He has been a friend to law enforcement in every community he has served and was involved in a significant racial reconciliation effort with churches and the law enforcement community.