John is from Columbus, Georgia, and is currently enrolled in the WinShape college program at Berry College. John enjoys reading, exercising, playing piano, and spending quality time with friends and God. The greatest event that occurred in his life thus far is when he injured his knee. This is the primary way God has drawn John closer to Him, and even though he has had chronic knee problems for over three years now, this event has brought John more satisfaction in Christ.
Matthew is a senior from Atlanta, Georgia, majoring in Music Performance and Religion, and works in the Chaplain’s Office as a Mount Berry Church Coordinator. Matthew enjoys backpacking, running, basketball and playing the trumpet. He began coming to Mount Berry Church as a freshman, and found the worship to be incredibly genuine, more so than any other Church he had attended. He began getting more involved with MBC, especially with the Prayer Team, which Matthew developed a passion for, as he believes in the words of Martha Berry, “Prayer changes things.”
Adam is a senior History major from Ooltewah, TN. Adam is a defensive back on the Vikings football team and is also the Men's Ministry Coordinator for Mount Berry Church. Adam can be found rocking a Grateful Apparel tee, slim fit jeans, his flat top, and listening to the latest Hip-Hop. Adam enjoys keeping up with not only his own social media accounts but also for Mount Berry Church. Adam loves empowering those around him with the same thing that is empowering him, the Gospel.
Maya is a Psychology major from Rabun County, Georgia. She is a junior and transferred to Berry her sophomore year. Maya works in the Chaplain’s Office/Mount Berry Church as a ministry coordinator for and is also involved in Campus Outreach and the women’s Prayer and Share group. She is passionate about serving the community, as well as seeing God’s Kingdom grow on this campus through different ministry opportunities. Apart from MBC, Maya loves music, cooking, eating good food, and drinking coffee. She also enjoys exercising, painting, hiking, fishing, and fellowshipping with friends and family.
Jenna is a junior Communications major with a concentration in Journalism. She is a Gate Scholar and has worked for the Chaplain's Office and MBC since the summer before her freshman year. She is a ministry coordinator for Mount Berry Church, and she is also interested in learning, growing, and investing in the different ministries at Berry College. Jenna has a passion for young women's ministry and plans to continue working in ministry and the church after college. Outside of the church, Jenna loves to read and write books, go on coffee dates, make to-do lists, and update her blog.
Sarah Bryan is a junior from Ellijay, GA. She is one of the newest members of the Mount Berry Church team, and she serves as our worship leader. Sarah loves playing music, collecting records, and reading. She has a diverse taste of music ranging from Bob Dylan to Drake. You'll be able to find her leading worship on Sunday night at MBC!
JR is a junior Creative Technology major from Columbus, GA. Along with being a member of the WinShape College program, John enjoys welding, engineering, or any type of work he can do with his hands. JR is passionate about discipleship and seeing men become the man God has called them to be.
Hannah is a sophomore Early Childhood Education major from Eatonton, GA.