Mark is a native of Anderson, SC where he graduated from Temple Christian School in 1980. He is also a graduate of Anderson Junior College and Erskine College where he received a BA double major in Bible and Christian Education. In 1987 he graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX and was ordained in the Baptist Church in 1988. Mark works with the Congregational Care team, leads worship, does some teaching and occasional preaching, and works in other areas of the church life where he has interests and opportunities to contribute. In his spare time, you might run into Mark shopping with his daughter or driving his longtime friend, Butch Gandy around town. Mark is married to Libra Pitts who also works in our office and they have two children, one daughter-in-law and one granddaughter.