Leadership Team

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ.  Our desire is to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word.  Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.



Bishop Brent Manning, Lead Pastor

Pastor Brent’s main responsibility as Lead Pastor in leading our church and teaching the Bible. Pastor Brent and his wife also serve as our acting youth pastors.  He is passionate about teaching and empowering followers of Jesus. 




image2 (1)Bishop Robert Worthington, Assistant Pastor

As the Assistant Pastor, Pastor Robert has a passion for carefully unpacking the truths of Scripture.  He has served at West Vanceboro Church of God for 25 years.  He and his wife have two children.  Pastor Robert has not only a rich heritage in ministry but also for serving on state leadership boards.  Pastor Robert is passionate about helping others and leading people to find and know the love of Jesus.


image1 (1)Bishop Harvey Parrish, Support Pastor

Pastor Parrish has a passion for leading people into a deeper experience with the Lord Jesus Christ. He has served the Church of God as a Pastor for 30 years. He also served as a District Pastor, and Pastoral Convent Facilitator during his tenure. He is married to his wife Janet and they have one daughter. His ministry at West Vanceboro Church of God is supporting the lead pastor, working in the altars and ministering the word.