Meet Our Pastor
Reverend Jessie W. Mooney, Jr.
Rev. Jesse W. Mooney, Jr., and his wife Peggy are natives of Person County, North Carolina. They are graduates of Bethel Hill High School in Person Co. Peggy is a retired Registered Nurse and has been a great partner in ministry with her husband. He earned his Certificate in Theology from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1975 and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Campbell University with a Bachelor of Arts in 1991. While at Campbell, Rev. Mooney was awarded the Religion and Philosophy Faculty Scholarship Award, the Algernon Sidney Sullivan Award, and was named an L.B. And Mabel Reavis Scholar.
Meet Our Staff
Joe Gupton is a life long resident of Brunswick County, except when he was working for “uncle Sam” (USAF for 4 years 1 month and 23 days, and later in Charleston, SC.) While in the USAF he married his high school sweetheart in the old sanctuary of Mt. Pisgah Church on 8-22-1971. They have two sons, Yates and Joel. Joe is retired from International Paper Company after 29 years of service and Priscilla retired from teaching high school English for 31 1/2 years.