Dr. Wayne Wike became the 31st pastor of First Baptist on May 18, 2014. He holds degrees from Gardner-Webb University, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary & Union Theological Seminary in Virginia. Wayne & Debbie Wike have three grown children & five grandchildren. Computers, golf & gardening are his personal interests.
Sylvia Stewart received her Bachelor of Music in organ and Master of Music in choral conducting from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey. Sylvia is married to Kemp Stewart; she enjoys historical novels, movies and Broadway plays and musicals.