Meet Our Pastor


Dr. Jerry Harmon (B.S., M.A., M.Div. Ph. D) grew up in Baltimore and was saved and called to preach under the ministry of the Founding Pastor of Grace Bible Baptist Church, Dr. Earl M. Johnson Jr.  Dr. Harmon has over 20 years of pastoral experience. He has pastored churches in Louisiana, New York and Tennessee.  In addition, Dr. Harmon has preached in colleges and seminaries in many places in the U.S. and in other parts of the world.  In 2013, he was asked to come back home to transition into the role of Senior Pastor of Grace.  

He and his wife of 30 years, Carolyn, have four children.  His oldest daughter Abby is married to Dr. William Shepherd and lives in London, England.  She works on staff at the Westminster Chapel.  His son Jeremiah is presently pursuing a degree in music and has traveled and sung for Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia.  His son Josiah lives and works in Bartlett, Tennessee and is a student at University of Memphis.  His daughter Annie also lives in Bartlett and is pursuing certification as a Doula.