ELDERS: At the Buford congregation we currently have 7 elders that oversee the functioning of the church and our membership (Acts 20:28; 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9). Email the Eldership: elders@bufordcoc.com

DEACONS: Below you will see many men serving the Buford church family in many different ways, leading in a Deacon role. We encourage you to contact them directly to see how you can get involved in their ministries. (1 Timothy 3:8-13)

MINISTERS: Our Ministers provide encouragement, provide classes and sermons for individual and congregational Spiritual growth. Please let them know how they might help with your walk with God. They are available for personal Bible studies and counseling.

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COORDINATORS: Several of our ministries are led by men willing to lead in a coordinator role. Contact them directly to get involved in these ministries. View contact information


J Hall

Beginning on January 2, 2019, J Hall will work with our young people as Youth Minister. J and his wife Hannah are coming to Buford from the Central congregation in Tuscaloosa, AL where J has been the Youth and Family Minister for the past 4 years. J is originally from Gardendale, AL and Hannah is from Nolensville, TN (Nashville area) where she grew up attending the Crieve Hall congregation. J and Hannah have been married 4 years. J and Hannah…

Ben Hogan

MINISTER OF EVANGELISM Buford church of Christ is a mission-minded congregation that not only looks to the foreign fields, but the local fields in our community. As of June 1, 2018, Ben Hogan was hired to assist in our congregation’s efforts to evangelize Gwinnett County and surrounding areas. Ben grew up in Athens, Alabama attending the West Hobbs Street church of Christ. At the age of nine, Ben was baptized into Christ and preached his first sermon. Since then, he…

Billy Blake

OVERSEES Lads to leaders convention & PAYROLL Oversees Lads to Leaders Convention as a part of our Buford Leadership Training (BLT) for grades K-12th. Contact Billy to get involved with convention. He processes Payroll for the staff.

Bob Conolty

OVERSEES ADMINISTRATION, BUILDINGS Areas of Oversight: Church Administration, Buildings & Grounds, Technology, Monday Night For The Master, Benevolence, Evangelism and Sonflower Preschool Liaison

Brad Bradshaw

OVERSEES COMMUNITY OUTREACH & care group leader If you are interested in planning community outreach events, door knocking efforts, etc…, see Brad. To learn more about our Care Groups, see Brad.

Chad Allen

OVERSEES 5TH & 6TH GRADE TEENS & WORSHIP SONG LEADERS Oversees Youth Devotionals and Events. Contact Chad to get involved in this age group. Let him know if you are interested in leading singing during worship.