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WHO: Dean Reynolds
BACKGROUND: Originally from Rock Hill, Reynolds is a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary with 29 years in the ministry. He pastored Pine Grove Baptist Church in Lake Wylie from 1991 to 1996, and since served seven months at a Greenville church and 12 years in Swansea. All churches pastored by Reynolds have been Southern Baptist.
FAMILY: Married to Carol for 30 years and father of Matthew, 25, and Rebecca, 20
Interests: Hunting, fishing, golf, mechanical work and reading church growth material
THE MINISTRY: Pastor of New Life Baptist Church since November, Reynolds recently applied the church for membership in the South Carolina Southern Baptist Convention. A typical Sunday brings 70 to 80 people for worship, which is blended with traditional worship and a praise band, as well as multimedia tools. Bible study begins at 10 a.m Sundays, followed by worship at 11 a.m. Wednesday night programs for children, youth and adults begin at 7 p.m.
CONTACT: New Life Baptist Church, P.O. Box 343 Clover, SC 29710; 803-684-7711 or email@example.com