Meet the Team
Reverend Taylor had a humble beginning growing up between Athens and Augusta, Georgia in Wilkes County. Serving in many leadership roles, he graduated from Washington-Wilkes Comprehensive High School. It was during this time, he became aware of his calling into pastoral ministry and began to seek out ways in which to further his involvement in leading and knowledge of the church. Reverend Taylor began his ministry in The United Methodist Church, and through his gifts and graces he has served not only in the local church, but also at the conference, jurisdictional, and general church levels.
Reverend Taylor’s personal mission is to share the Love and Grace of Jesus Christ with all whom he comes in contact. He has a unique manner of sharing biblical truth in a simple, down-to-earth, and relatable style. After serving as Senior Pastor in the North Georgia Conference of The United Methodist Church, he found his calling leading him to new ministry in the Church of God, Cleveland, TN. Reverend Taylor is currently an active part of the ministry at Mount Paran Church in Atlanta, GA and is an Ordained Bishop in the Church of God, Cleveland, TN.
Reverend Taylor is a member of American Psychological Association. He is a member of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors and The Order of St. Luke. He is a member of the Pathway East Georgia and Oconee River Basin Emmaus Communities. He is a featured speaker for businesses, fraternal organizations, and churches where he shares the unique Wesleyan perspective on Grace and following Christ.
He is an avid historian and theologian with special interests in Church History, all things Wesleyan, and the American Civil War. In addition, his personal hobbies and interests include golf, piano, guitar, and singing.