Mr. Shoaf is a second-year student who is married to Rebecca Shoaf. They have four children and currently live in Greenville, S.C. He received his B.A. and M.B.A. from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. and served with the U.S. Navy.
"My desire is to see the people under my care well fed," Mr. Downs says concerning his calling to the ministry. "When people leave church, my prayer will be that they know God has spoken to them through His word, and with the knowledge of how God would have them to live."
New Office Manager/Bookkeeper Doug Watson replaces long-time GPTS bookkeeper Michael Brown. Mr. Brown served the seminary in that capacity for
A native of Texas, he is a proud son of the South and continues to show interest in the history of the Confederacy. He moved to Greenville, S.C. in 2006, and has been a certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor for 20 years, specializing in work with non-profit organizations. He will continue part-time on staff in a limited role as an assistant to the office manager.