To introduce unbelievers to Jesus Christ in a wise and caring way, to bring falling Christians back into the fellowship and service of the Lord. To add to the Discipleship of the Lord, teaching them sound biblical doctrine, establishing and sending strong, righteous positive role-models into the world.
Tyrone & Kathleen Shepeard
Senior Pastor & Administrator
Tyrone H. Shepeard was born to Jesse and Gladys Shepeard. He is the 5th child of 9 siblings. He graduated from DeLaWarr High School in 1970.
In the summer of 1979, Elder Shepeard gave his life to the Lord and was baptized in the Holy Spirit. Upon this, Elder Tyrone became a member of PBC and served as a trustee, a deacon, and male chorus member in the 1980's. Tyrone Shepeard married Kathleen Gatling on October 19, 1981. The have been married more than 35 years and have 3 children, (Trina Wynn, Tyrone Redden, and Tifanie Mousley), 6 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.
Pastor Shepeard received his ministry license April 24, 1994. On September 15, 1996, he received his ordination as Minister for the church, and he was ordained as an Elder on June 17, 2001. Following this he was appointed as the Assistant Pastor of Peoples Baptist Church, Full Gospel Ministries.
Pastor Shepeard has been an appreciated Male Chorus leader/director for decades. He and his wife have been vital and faithful members of the church serving on the Smith Memorial Missionary Board for over 20 years. They loyally visit nursing homes along with scheduling visits for the church ministers for more than 15 years. They also visit and pray for the sick in the hospital and in homes around the community. Elder Shepeard also attended Ministry Classes at Victory Christian Fellowship Bible College.
Pastor Tyrone Shepeard has been a good and faithful servant in many ways. We thank God for his service to building the Kingdom of God and God's people.
We have been given the job through the Holy Spirit, to impact every person that enters Peoples Baptist Church Full Gospel Ministries with the Gospel of Salvation, Righteousness, Holiness and Sanctified living for God's will and purpose. "In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will."
Ephesians 1:11 KJV
We will feed the homeless and the poor; clothe the naked, visit the sick and shut-in raising them up through the power of God's words. "And the prayer of faith shall save the sick and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him."
James 5:15 KJV
The ministry will through the power of God bless our brothers and sisters over seas by impacting lives everywhere as led by the Holy Spirit. "Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature."
Mark 16:15 KJV
This ministry will set-up provisions for its own members as directed by the Holy Spirit according to the written Word of God. "But if any provide not for his own, and especially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel."
I Timothy 5:8 KJV
We will teach and train ministers and helpers of the Gospel through the Holy Spirit to have a strong foundation in the Word, ensuring God's will be done anywhere in the world. "And some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of the ministry, for the edifying the body of Christ, till we all come to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to a perfect man, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ."
Ephesians 4:11,12 NKJV
We will baptize any born again believers and send them to any bible believing church of their choice. "Go ye, therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the son, and of the Holy Spirit."
Matthew 28:19 KJV
We believe in giving according to the Gospel. Therefore, this church will be a tithing and offering giving church. "Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be food in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the Lord of hosts, if I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it."
Malachi 3:10 KJV
We will not join or become partners with any organization that will not follow or believe the Bible and God's instructions for sanctified living. "Be not carried about with various and strange doctrines..."
Hebrews 13:9 KJV
Our church will minister to the whole person their natural needs as well as their spiritual needs. We will create to the best of our ability a resource listing for jobs, food, clothing, shelter and any other need to help our brothers and sisters. "For I was hungry, and ye gave me food; I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink; I was a stranger, and ye took me in; Naked, and ye clothed me; I was sick, and ye visited me; I was in prison, and ye came unto me."
Matthew 25:35,36 KJV
We will teach and preach the truth as the Holy Spirit teaches us not adding to or taking away. We will go out and compel our brothers and sisters to come unto salvation with love and prayer using the word of God and His wisdom. "Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth."
2 Timothy 2:15 NKJV