Staff

Carolyn Peters - Pianist

Carolyn Peters

Carolyn has been Bethany’s pianist for more than twenty years. She originally grew up in Porterdale, Georgia. Besides using her talents as our pianist, Carolyn has previously served as the choir director, and is also an Elder at Bethany. She has wonderful musical abilities and enhances every worship service!

Barbara Lawson - Choir Leader

Barbara Lawson

Barbara’s musical training began with piano at a very early age, eventually including pipe organ, arranging music for instrumental groups and singing in choirs and ensembles. In full-time ministry with her husband, she enjoyed many years teaming with him as a piano/organ duo. Barbara has been involved in various aspects of church and sacred music throughout her entire adult life.

Tina Douglas - Secretary

Tina Douglas

Tina grew up at Bethany, having been here her whole life. She and her husband Brandon are raising three girls at Bethany. Tina has been involved in numerous ministries at Bethany and now she is serving as Secretary.

Lisa Parris - Secretary/Treasure

Lisa Parris

Lisa has been at Bethany for many, many years, she is a very busy person working numerous jobs. Lisa has agreed to be our Church Treasure and back-up Secretary. She has a background with book-keeping working with a local construction company.

Rev. Dr. Bill Herndon - Pastor

Rev. Dr. Bill Herndon

Rev. Herndon has served in our community for 11 years as the Pastor of Porterdale Presbyterian Church. During this time, he was the Founding Chaplain of the Henry County Police Chaplain Corps, received his Doctorate, served as a part-time Chaplain at Piedmont-Henry Hospital, was a Board Member of Faith Works, served on the Board at Calvin Center, acted as Chaplain at the Georgia Senate and House of Representatives and currently serves on the Board of the Henry Council For Quality Growth. Bill is gratefully married to Ann and they reside in Stockbridge.