Ministry Team

LEAD PASTORS: Rev. Mark & Sun Hardgrove

Pastor Mark and Sun Hardgrove have served the Conyers Church of God as lead pastors since December 2000. They have three adult children and are long-time residents of Rockdale County, Georgia.

Dr. Hardgrove holds MDiv and DMin degrees from the Pentecostal Theological Seminary in Cleveland, TN, and a PhD in Organizational Leadership from Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA.

Dr . Hardgrove  has served North Georgia as a State Council Member, the State Evangelism Board, and is currently on the State Ministerial Development Board.  In addition, Dr. Hardgrove is a member of the Global Board of Education for the Church of God. 

 Sun Hardgrove serves as the Church Administrator and Staff Support for Women’s Ministry (WINGS – Women IN God’s Service).  Sun has served on the State Women’s Ministry board in Kansas, and currently serves on the board for Teacup Widows ministry in North Georgia.  She is also the teacher for the New Member’s Class at Conyers Church of God and a Wednesday night women’s class teacher.

  • CHILDREN’S MINISTER: Alicia Williams  Reverend Williams is an “Exhorter” in the Church of God who has worked in various positions with the Church of God Regional Offices in Jamaica, and she now serves the Conyers Church of God as our children’s pastor.  She brings many innovative and relevant ideas to the ministry.  In addition to the children’s church ministry, Pastor Williams is leading the children’s worship dance ministry and the family fellowship events.
  • MUSIC MINISTER: Tony and Melanie Spikes
    Conyers Church of God is committed to a dynamic and relevant worship experience that brings us into the presence of God each and every Sunday.  Tony and Melanie lead the choir and the congregation in a time of powerful worship that is truly transformational.   This is a contemporary and multicultural experience of praise and worship.
  • YOUTH MINISTERS: Keith and Brandy Kirkland lead the youth in weeklly life related and biblically centered encounters.  In addition, they organize and engage in special youth outings and youth events throughout the year.  Both Keith and Brandy are vitally involved in Tres Dias Ministries.
SENOR ADULT & VISITATION PASTOR: Rev.  C. A. & Doris Register, B. A., M.Div.
 A graduate of Beulah Heights University and the Church of God Theological Seminary, Rev. C. A. Register brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from years of pastoring, as well as a genuine passion for senior adult ministry.  He is leading a dynamic and exciting ministry for our 55 and older adults at the Conyers Church of God.  In 2011 Brother and Sister Register were recognized as the “Senior Adult Ministry Couple of the Year” for the Church of God.


Alicia Williams is an Ordained Minister in the Church of God.  She currently serves both as the Children’s Pastor and Treasurer for the Conyers Church of God.  She has a heart for evangelism and reaching out into the community with the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Is active in reaching out to nursing home patients and other benevolence type needs.

PRAYER WARRIORS: A group of dedicated prayer warriors meet at 10 a.m. every Tuesday morning in the prayer chapel. Their prayers form the foundation upon which this church is being built.