The mission of the Woodruff Church of God is to love God, to love others, and to magnify the name of Jesus Christ. The vision of our church is to be a Large, Influential, Life Giving, Spirit Filled Church for the Whole Family working together to glorify our God and Savior, Jesus Christ. In His name we will make true disciples throughout our community and the nations by means of missionary activity and support. Will will minister to the broken, and edify believers. We will do all that is sovereignly possible and biblically permissible to magnify the name of Jesus.

Leadership Team: Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

Pastor Jonathan, Senior Pastor  Pastor Jonathan and Paige joyfully serve in ministry and lead the Woodruff Church of God.  Pastor Jonathan is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God, he also serves as a District Overseer of the Woodruff District. Pastor Jonathan and Paige are a powerful ministry team that work together and have previously planted a successful church and have led church revitalization efforts. Their passion is to make an eternal impact on their generation as they minister in the power and Spirit of Pentecost. Pastor Jonathan and Paige were high school sweethearts and enjoy doing life together. They have four children Jonathan Jr., Abigail, Leah, and Joshua.

Pastor Eric, Worship & Music Eric & Celeste have worked together in music ministry for 16 years. Eric grew up here at WCOG and returned in 2016 as our Minister of Music. Eric, a bi-vocational pastor, is a graduate of Lee University where he was a member of the Lee Campus Choir. Eric and Celeste have three children: Cohen 12, Cason 8, & Callie 2.

Pastor Jason Tucker, Youth Ministry Affectionately known around Woodruff as “Tuck” he and his wife, Lynette lead our Love 1 Student Ministries. Pastor Tuck thrives in his ministry assignment of being a mentor and leading local youth into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  Tuck is passionate about Christ and teaching young people how to have a relationship with our Savior. Tuck reminds us that It is important for these young folks to know that with Christ their circumstances do not define them; with Christ you define your circumstances.  Tuck and Lynette have 3 children.

Pastor Thomas, Children’s Ministry  Thomas and his wife Shanna are the Leaders of our Children’s ministry; Extreme Kids. Their goal here is to serve the children in our community and truly be the hands and feet of Jesus because His love really does endure forever. Their focus is to lead lost children to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ. To teach them to obey God’s word to ensure they will be Saved, Sanctified, and filled with the Holy Spirit. As well as equipping them for ministry in and outside the church. Lastly, instructing the little one to seek God’s personal will for each of them to advance the kingdom of God. Extreme kids is a ministry that welcomes children from all walks of life. Psalms 118:1  Tomas and Shanna have 3 children.

Pastor Buster, Outreach & Evangelism  Rev. C. Buster Ball and his wife, Betty Ball were married May 1960. His work began as the volunteer Bus Director in the summer of 1971 and continued until 2014 when he retired from that position to work in other ministries. He became a licensed minister in 1987 and the Minister of Outreach of WCOG in 1993. Buster continues in that position visiting all hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities in this area. 
Betty became the first organist at WCOG when they married and was an active musician in piano, organ and bells until she retired in 2007. She is Secretary/ Treasure of the J. O. Y.  Club and became Director of Kidz Kafe’ in September 2009.  Betty continues to serve in both positions. 
Danny Knight, Church Clerk Danny and Ann are blessed with wonderful children Stephanie and Keith Seay and Mark and Cecilia Knight.  They also have five GRANDchildren Jackson, O’Melia Grace and Duncan Knight and Sophie and Nehemiah Seay.  Ann and Danny are thankful to work with the outstanding group of God’s people at Woodruff Church of God to serve Jesus our Lord