Our Leadership

Jim Jacobs, Senior Pastor

Jim grew up in northeast Georgia and graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Accounting. He also completed his Bachelor of Ministry at Atlanta Christian College (now Point University). Jim has over 35 years of ministry experience, including several churches in Northeast Georgia, as well as Burnham Christian Church, Jennings, FL and Swiss Cove Christian Church, St. Johns, FL.  Jim is married to Cindy and has a son Matt who lives with his family in Durham, NC and a daughter Kristen, who lives in Jacksonville, FL.

Contact Jim at jim.jacobs17@gmail.com


Steve Dorey,  Associate Pastor


Steve was raised in Nova Scotia, Canada where as a young boy he accepted Christ as his Savior and Lord and sensed God calling him into church ministry. He is a graduate of Canadian Bible College in Regina, SK and for the past 32 years has served churches in Alberta, Florida and Ohio. Steve is married to Ruth and they have one son, Shane who lives and works in Naples, FL.

Contact Steve at srdorey@gmail.com

Student Ministries Pastor

Please pray with our congregation as we trust God to lead us to our next Student Ministries Pastor. To see a position description please click here.

Contact the church office at antiochchristianchurch@gmail.com

Andrea Lott, Children’s Ministry Director


Andrea was born in Marion, Indiana and received her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana and her M. Ed. and Ed. S. in Interrelated Special Education from Valdosta State University, in Valdosta, Georgia.  Andrea and her husband, Steve, born in Casablanca , Morocco, have two daughters.  Susan, who is married to Martin Stancil, is living in Watkinsville, Georgia.  Their second daughter, Stephanie lives in Athens, Georgia. They also have three granddaughters Mary Martin, Sarah and Anna Stancil.

Contact Andrea at andrealott52@gmail.com

Susan LaCount, Office Administrator


Susan grew up in Jackson County near Arcade, GA. After graduating from Jefferson High School she attended Truett McConnell College & Berry College where she studied music education. Employment with Golden Pantry and Oconee State Bank introduced Susan to our county, but she officially moved her when she married Charles. Together they started attending Antioch in 1994 and in 2004 Susan was hired by the church to fill a part-time role. Susan and Charles have one daughter, Emily.

Contact Susan at antiochchristianchurch@gmail.com