About Us


Meet our Ministry Team…

Lead Pastor - John Shields: John is currently serving his 14th year at People’s. He holds a B.A in Bible/Theology from John Wesley College (now Laurel University) and a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Kit and they have four daughters: Olivia, Morgan, Megan and Haverly. His passion is discipleship.

email: john@gopeoples.org

 

Student Pastor - Shannon Wolfe: Shannon has been serving at People’s for 8 years. He brings tremendous passion, energy and commitment to our Student Ministry. He holds a B.A. in Christian Ministry from John Wesley College (now Laurel University). He is married to Cherese and they have three children: Addie, Tait and Darcy (https://www.facebook.com/WolfeFamilyAdoption)

email: shannon@gopeoples.org

 

Children’s Director - Cherese Wolfe: (Yes, Shannon’s wife) She also has been on staff for 8 years. Her love for children and enthusiasm flows into our Children’s Ministry and is evident to all. Cherese holds a Bachelor of Social Work from UNC-Charlotte and a Master of Social Work from UNC-Chapel Hill. She also is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

email: cherese@gopeoples.org

 

Senior’s Director - Bett Waddell: Bett has been on staff for seven years. She has a love and commitment for those in their senior years. From exercise programs, to birthday lunches, to excursions of all kinds, plan on seeing her with a group of our seniors. Bett brings years of planning and organization from the corporate world to bear in her ministry at People’s. She is married to Mike.

email: bett@gopeoples.org

 

Music Director - Michael Swanger: Having grown up in a musical family and at PMCC, Michael has been singing his entire life. With a gifted voice and a passion for music and worship he leads our Choir. Michael is married to Ashley and they have two daughters: Leigha and Leighton. 

email: mich11300@gmail.com