“In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths.” Proverbs 3:6
Rev. Gregory Thomas​ 
2 Thomas Lane Metter, Georgia 30439
Home: 912-685-6517 E-Mail: thomamin@live.com

 Rev. Gregory Thomas was born February 27, 1959.  He is the eldest child of the late Rev. Ervin Thomas and Bertha Thomas
of Savannah, GA.  Rev. Thomas grew up in the West Savannah community.  He attended Bartow Elementary School, Scott Jr.
 High School, and graduated in 1977 from Tompkins High School, Savannah, GA.  Rev. Thomas Attended Tuskegee Institute, 
Tuskegee AL, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL, Gadsden State College, Gadsden, AL. He Studied Religion at 
Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawaii.  He is a 1996 graduate of Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA. where 
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Justice Studies.  He furthered his academic studies by earning a Master of 
Public Administration from Columbus State University, Columbus , GA. May 2009.  He is currently studying for Doctorate of 

He attended the Baptist Extension Courses at Georgia Southern where he received all A’s in the book of Amos, The teachings 
of Christ, How to teach the Bible, The book of Romans,  The Book of Exodus,  and Marriage and Family Counseling. 
Rev. Thomas actively supports and attends Sunday School.  He is an Anointed Teacher of the Bible. He faithfully attends 
training as possible. He attends and supports the work of the National Baptist Convention USA INC. as a Delegate.  He also 
attends and supports the work of the General Missionary Baptist Convention of GA.  He is a Member of the Moderator’s 
Auxiliary of the National Baptist Convention USA INC.  He is a Member of the Moderator’s Department of the General 
Missionary Baptist Convention of GA. He attends and teaches workshops in the Queen of Victory Missionary Baptist 
Association.  He Teaches Bible Study and often Sunday School. Rev. Thomas also serves as Vice Moderator of the Pilgrim 
Missionary Baptist Association.

Rev. Thomas was Baptized at age 9 at the Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, 201 Baker St. Savannah, Georgia 31401.  
He worked in the youth department and is one of the original members of the Junior Choir.  Rev. Thomas was ordained as a 
Deacon of the Thankful Baptist Church of Metter, GA. He served faithfully until called by God to Preach the Gospel.  He taught 
Sunday school at Thankful.  He preached the initial Sermon the 1st Sunday October 1994, and was licensed to preach by the 
Thankful Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. R. A. Lawrence, Pastor.  Rev. Thomas was further examined by the Ordaining Counsel at the
 Queen of Victory Missionary Baptist Association, where the members were Rev. Isaac Culbreth, Rev. A.D. Baker, Rev. S.L. 
Ruth, Rev. Roscoe Hunter, Rev. Joe Frank Brown and Rev. Dr. R.A. Lawrence, Jr.  The council had full and sufficient 
opportunity for examining his gifts, and after satisfactory examination by the council in regard to His Christian experience, 
call to the Ministry and views of Bible Doctrine.  Rev. Thomas was solemnly and publicly set apart and Ordained to the work 
of the Gospel Ministry by the Authority of the Thankful Baptist Church of The Queen of Victory Missionary Baptist Association 
on the 23rd day of September, 1995.

Rev. Gregory Thomas served as interim Pastor of St. Luke Independent Methodist Church, where He led the Church upon the 
death of their Pastor He was latter called to Pastor the Church. Many members were added to the church. Bible Study was 
implemented. The Church structure was renovated enlarged and bricked in.  He resigned in September 1997 to make Himself 
available for a struggling rural Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church, of Stilson GA. Many Members had left the church and 
the structure conditions were dilapidated. In November of 1997 The Members of Gethsemane Baptist Church called Rev. 
Thomas as Pastor. The church added running water in-door restrooms and over the years has been completely renovated. 
Many old and new members have joined the Church.  Many had claimed that the Church was gone and the doors should close 
but Rev. Thomas is a believer that God will provide.  He inspired the Members and much was accomplished during his 
administration. February 2008, he resigned as Pastor of Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church Stilson, Georgia.  In February 
2000 Rev. Thomas was called to serve as Interim Pastor of Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church of Statesboro, GA. Upon the 
death of their Pastor,  Rev. Dr. R.A. Lawrence Installed Him as The 8th Pastor of the Spring Hill Baptist Church which meets 
every 1st & 3rd Sunday at 10:00 AM and every Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m. for bible study. 

Rev. Thomas currently serves as Pastor of Spring Hill Baptist Church in Statesboro GA. (1st & 3rd Sunday10:00 a.m.)  January,
 1997 he was elected to serve as Vice Moderator of the Queen of Victory Missionary Baptist Association. July 2011 Upon the 
resignation of the Moderator Rev. Thomas became the current Moderator  and He is also the President of the Sunday School 
and BTU Convention. He is the founder of the Stilson Holydays Union in which the three Baptist Churches in Stilson host joint 
worship services on each major holiday (Easter, Christmas, New Years Eve, and Thanksgiving).

Rev. Thomas is married to the Honorable Letrell L. Thomas (former Candler County Commissioner district one and President of
 the Candler County Branch of the NAACP). He has four daughters Shemeka and Tammie of Upper Marlboro, Md. Janice and 
Jada of Metter, GA. He has three grandsons Jeremiah , Jonathan, and Jayden and two granddaughters Tameka, all of 
Upper Marlboro, MD.

Rev. Thomas currently is serving his third term (Started Jan. 02) as City Councilman on the Metter City Council. He is an active 
voice in the community, and Past Vice President of the Candler County Branch of the NAACP and Life Member. He is also a 
Life Member of the S.C.L.C.

Rev. Thomas is a 10 and ½ year veteran of the US Army Military Police Corps and former Drill Sergeant. He faithfully served 
on numerous security details for Presidents Reagan and Carter, and numerous Kings, Queens, and foreign Heads of State.

Rev. Gregory Thomas is one who has answered the Masters call and often challenge others to pick up their cross and follow 
Christ. He loves helping mankind and believes that Christ is the answer to many of our problems in life. He has received 
numerous awards and honors.


1st & 3rd Sunday worship with Spring Hill MBC Statesboro, GA

2nd & 4th Sunday worship with New Hope MBC Register, GA

Monday @ 7:00 PM Bible Study at New Hope MBC Register, GA

Tuesday @ 7:00 PM Bilble Study at Spring Hill MBC Statesboro, GA

Sun Mar 2, @ 6:00 PM -Thurs Mar 7, 2014  7:30 PM Pastor Thomas will be the Guest Evangelist for the Mt Olive MBC - Claxton Spring Revival, The Pastor is Rev. Delmons White.

​Wed Apr 2, - Fri Apr 4, 2014 @ 7:30 PM Pastor Thomas will be the Guest Evangelist for the Piney Grove