Pastors & Staff

James P. Rushing, Jr.

Lead Pastor

Pastor Rushing & Lynda will soon celebrate 40 years of marriage and ministry together. They have two adult children and three grandchildren. Pastor's preaching combines Biblical truth with practical application.

Laud Vaught

Music Ministry Team Leader

Laud's music ability and heart for God are evident as he leads the congregation in corporate worship and directs the choir and other music groups.

Angie McGaughey

Executive Assistant & Children's Ministry Team Leader

Angie & Gary have been married for 33 years. Angie's heart for God and love for ministry are evident in all that she does. She gives of herself to serve and help others.

Vera Simpson

Office Manager

Vera brings 30+ years of faithful ministry to the office of Charity Baptist Church. If you are a member or regular attender of Charity, you have received regular emails, from Vera to keep you updates on the prayer requests and needs of members.

Susan Price


God provides the body of Christ with members who help the church to move forward. Susan's background in bookkeeping equips her for her service to the Lord at Charity.