staff & leadership

The body of Christ at Berlin is passionate about people, communities, and nations. Some core values that characterize the leadership of this church are biblical theology, engaging worship, practical ministry, and encouraging fellowship. We utilize these values to inform everything we do in order to accomplish our mission and vision in the world, namely, loving God, loving others, and making disciples.

  • Pastor mike - Preaching & Leadership

    Having been a pastor since 2003, Mike came to serve Berlin Baptist Church in May, 2018. He is happily married to Darlene (1996). They have three beautiful daughters, Elizabeth, Katelyn, and Sarah. Mike has earned degrees from Clemson University (B.S., Economics, 1994) and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div., 2007; D.Min., 2015). He enjoys all kinds of hunting and is an avid supporter of Clemson football.


  • Pastor todd - youth & children

    Todd began serving at Berlin in April, 2019. He earned degress from Florida State University (B.A., World Religion, 1996), Wayland Baptist University (M.CM., 2004), and Columbia International University (M.Div., 2015). He has advanced endorsements in medical and educational chaplaincy. Todd has also served as an Adjunct Professor of Religion and as an overseas missionary to Suriname, South America. He and his most excellent wife Traci were married in 1999 and they have four most excellent children. Berlin Baptist Church is blessed to have their family serving Christ among us and alongside us.


  • patti jeffcoat - lead worshiper

    Patti met Jesus in 1997 after having attended Berlin Baptist her entire life, literally, beginning nine months before she was born! She was married to Daniel Jeffcoat in 2006 and they have two children, a girl named Paisley and a boy named Emery. Patti loves serving the Lord through music and has been leading worship here at Berlin since 2003.

  • woody hall - lead deacon

    Woody has been an active member of the Berlin Baptist family since 1993. He married his wife, Kim, in 1993 and they have three sons, Preston, Parker, and Phoenix. Woody owns and operates a poultry farm near Wagener while also raising beef cattle. He was ordained to serve as a deacon in 2016. It is a tremendous blessing to have men like Woody serving the body of Christ.