Pastor Levi Deatrick has been the pastor of Grace Baptist Church since July of 2005. He was ordained in January of 2002 and served as an assistant pastor for two years before moving to Paxton. He has a bachelor’s degree in missions, a master’s degree in Old Testament studies, and a doctorate in Biblical studies.
Pastor Deatrick and his wife, Carol, have been married since 1999, and together they have eight children: Joel, Laura, Grant, John, Josiah, Kara, Gardner, and Gilead.
John likes to brag that he has shaved twice before. If you look at his picture, though, you will see that there was no reason for him to do so.