Ministry staff

Our ministry staff seeks to honor the Lord in everything we do. Our hope and prayer is that God will use us to minister to His Church. Please let us know how we can serve you. The church office is open Monday thru Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm. 

Click below on the pictures of staff to send them an e-mail.

  • Michael Kimberly

    senior pastor

    Michael has a passion to see God’s people grow in God’s Word. He desires to see God glorified through the salvation of men and women as they repent of sin and submit their lives to Christ. He is an expositional preacher, believing this is the best way to feed God’s people the whole counsel of God’s Word. Michael loves the local church, as he believes it is the primary means by which God fulfills His purposes and mission for mankind. He holds a BA degree from Boyce College and a Master of Divinity degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently working on his Doctor of Ministry degree from SBTS. He is married to his high school sweetheart Tanya and they have one daughter, Madeline. His e-mail is

  • Rich Douglas

    youth pastor

    Pastor Rich's desire is to see young people come to know Jesus Christ personally as the One who can bring a rich and fulfillling life now and in the life to come. He graduated from Toccoa Falls College in 2008 with a degree in Youth Ministry. Pastor Rich has been with Sardis Baptist Church since January 2010. He and his wife Jeanne have two young children, Kaylee and Joshua. You can reach his office at 706-856-8561 or email him at

  • Jennifer coile

    office manager

    One of Jennifer’s favorite verses is Joshua 24:15, “…as for me and my household we will serve the Lord.” Jennifer has been serving the Lord with Sardis Baptist Church for the past 22 years. She and her husband Kevin are also active members at Mount Olivet Baptist Church.  They have two adult children;  Cade, and daughter, Katelyn.  Their youngest son Jacob is dual enrolled at Hart County High School and North Georgia Tech; majoring in Engineering.  They are also the proud grandparents of one year old Krew, with another grandson on the way. Her email is

  • Trish turner

    office assistant

    I have been married to my husband Zach Turner for 15 years in October. We have two beautiful children Reagan and Wyatt. We also have a Yorkie fur baby named Peaches-Pie. My family loves going outdoors seeing The Lord's creation, going to the mountains in Highlands, N.C., we love our Georgia Bulldogs, and we love all kinds of sports and foods! My email is