• Matt James


    Pastor Matt James and his wife, Jessica, have been at Poplar Spring since April 2014. Matt earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in PreMed from Louisiana State University, a Masters of Divinity (M.Div.) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Historical Theology from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Matt and Jessica have a son, Desmond and a daughter, Ryland. 

  • Michael Lawing


    Pastor Michael Lawing, wife Samantha, sons Silas and Abel, and daughter Novella joined Poplar Spring in March of 2018. Michael has a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Religious Studies from Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, NC and a Masters of Divinity (M. Div.) from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary


    Email -  ---  Office Phone - 919-493-3919

  • Victor Galipi

    Administrative assistant

    Victor Galipi and his wife Sharon joined Poplar Spring Baptist Church in the fall of 2017. Victor earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Pastoral Ministry from United Wesleyan College in Allentown, PA, and a Masters of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, KY.


  • Matt james


    Office Phone: 919-496-3919

  • Michael Lawing


    Office Phone: 919-496-3919

  • David Amiss

  • Paul Siciliano

  • jay leonard

  • wiley brantley