Doug encountered Jesus as the Lord of life and became a member of the New Bern Church of God in 1988, He entered into ministry in 2001. First serving as the student ministry pastor for 12 years, 7 years as the Associate Pastor and he became the Lead Pastor in 2019. His passion in ministry is sharing Christ and growing individuals. He has been blessed with a beautiful wife, Denise, two children, Joshua and Christy and 3 grandchildren. He is a fan of the Carolina Panthers and UNC Tarheels basketball.
Rick WilcoxAssociate Pastor
Pastor Rick and his wife Carol have been members of our Church since 2011. Rick
and Carol have two children and one grandson. Rick became an Ordained Minister
in the Church of God in 2016. He has been serving as our associate pastor since
2021. Rick and Carol love the Lord and our church family. They are faithful
servants of the Lord and love being a part of this church.
Louise is the receptionist for the New Bern Church of God and has been on staff since 2009. She serves in many capacities in the church. She is a certified Lay Leader in the Church of God having completed Mobilize and receiving 11 different specializations through this powerful program. Her love and passion to serve is a blessing to many people throughout the church and community.
Edgar RomeroHispanic Minister
In 1997, Edgar began the Hispanic Ministry in the New Bern Church of God. Under his leadership, this ministry has grown and continues to flourish. Edgar, along with his wife Martha, strive to build faith and Christian fellowship within the Hispanic community. Rev. Martha also serves as the accountant of the church. Edgar and Martha have two children, Zulay and David.