Remembering our Past, Focusing on our Future
In 1960, the church sold the land donated by Green Jones and purchased the present property located on Old Hwy. 7, three miles south of
Some former Superintendents and Teachers were:
Pastors and Officers of the Church under Rev. Dr. Coker A.J. George Jr. : Rev. Dr. Coker A. J. George, Jr, Pastor. Elders are: Lavora C. Blake, Evelyn C. Elliott, Mary Mull, and Patience M. George. Deacons are: Robert Clinton Curry, Nathan Hughes, Jasper Mull and Catina Johnson-Newsom. Mary Mull, Superintendent; Teachers are: Elmira Curry; Evelyn C. Elliot, Rosette George and Pastor George. Mardea George, Sunday School Secretary and Lakeshia Siggers, Assistant.
Today, the church is pastored by Rev. W. James Lyons and still embraces the principles and vision of its founders through the teaching and preaching of God’s word. Lady Elect Gail B. Lyons has taken over as the Sunday School Secretary. Under the new leadership of Rev. Lyons, Greenfield has been able to pay off the church mortgage of the property, pay Rev. Dr. George's retirement and start parking lot and steeple funds for the future betterment of Greenfield Presbyterian Church.
Although its membership is small the church continues to minister God’s Word with Sunday School at 9:30 a.m., Worship Service at 11:00 a.m. each Sunday and Bible Study on every Wednesday. We have teamed with two local ministries, Baptist Hill Baptist Church and Mt. Olive Baptist Church, with whom we alternate 5th Sunday Worship Services Our church sponsors a number of annual programs throughout the year. Our Black History Program all throughout February; Men and Women Day Program the second Sunday of March; Calendar Drive the fourth Sunday of May; Family and Friends Day the fourth Sunday in September; Pastor & Wife Anniversary in October; Harvest Day the third Sunday of November; and Christmas Service with Mt. Olive and Baptist-Hill in December.
Pastor Lyons and the members of Greenfield Presbyterian Church are always here to support fellow churches and aid this community in times of need. The church welcomes anyone in the community to worship with us in any of our services. Greenfield Presbyterian church extends a special invitation to any former members, who are visiting the area, to worship with us at any of our services.
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