Spencer serves on staff at Grace Hill as the Pastor for Discipleship. Spencer has been in vocational ministry for over 7 years. He earned his Master of Divinity degree at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Spencer is also a Prepare & Enrich certified facilitator where he helps build strong marriages and healthy relationships. Spencer attended college at High Point University where he also played baseball. Previously, Spencer worked as an English Teacher in the NC Public School System for 7 years. Spencer has been married to his wife, Anna Grey, for 7 years. They have three children, Calvin, Charleigh, and Clara. Spencer enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and playing sports.
Lee serves on staff as the Pastor for Preaching and Teaching at Grace Hill. Before planting Grace Hill, Lee served as an associate pastor and senior pastor. Lee went to college at Methodist University where he majored in economics and played football. He graduated with his Master of Divinity in 2015 from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he also worked as a faculty research assistant. Lee also earned his doctorate in expository preaching from Southeastern where his work focused on preaching from the book of Leviticus. He completed additional studies in the theology of work and economics from Western Seminary.
Lee has spoken at a variety of conferences and has been recognized as a Notable Voice by a top Christian leadership podcast. He contributes as a writer at For the Church, a ministry of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in MO. He has participated in a pastoral cohort through the Society of Expository Preaching and is a member of the Conservative Baptist Network. Currently, Lee serves on the Board of Directors for the Baptist State Convention of NC. He has a forthcoming book “The Usefulness of the Law: A Practical Guide to the Ten Commandments.” You can also read Pastor Lee’s blog, “Higher Degree,” here. Dr. Lee Callicutt is President and founder of Higher Degree Ministries (his personal preaching, teaching and writing ministry).
Lee enjoys playing golf and cooking. He and his wife, Josanne, have been married since November 2020, and they reside in Pittsboro.
Jonathan serves as an elder at Grace Hill Church. He was installed as an elder December 13, 2020. Jonathan works as a manufacturing engineer. He is a committed churchman and has displayed the servant-leadership required of an elder. He has been married to his wife, Beth, for 30 years. They have two adult children, Laura, and Jarrett. He is the grandfather of three, Vivian, Claire, and Deacon.