Mark Payne,

Music of Music / Associate Pastor
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Mark grew up on a small farm in Montrose, Georgia.  After graduating from West Laurens High School, he was trained as an electrician at Macon/Area Technical school.  At the age of 23 he answered the Call to serve the Lord through music and attended Brewton Parker College where he earned a BA in Music Education.  While in college he met Jan and they were married in 1980.  Jan is an elementary school teacher and enjoys music and working with roses.  They are the parents of Julie who also loves music and computer games.  Mark plays guitar, writes songs, lifts weights and likes working with the computer.