OUR PASTORS AND LEADERS
DRS. COY & DEE BARKER
Coy and Dee Barker are the founders and overseers of Elevation Point Church in Georgia. An internationally known orator and author, is the founder of Elevation Point. Dr. Barker, a Hollis, Oklahoma native, recognized God’s call on his life to enter the ministry at the young age of 16.
Throughout the years, the Lord has used Dr. Coy to lead 8 churches to exponential growth in regular weekly attendance. Dr. Dee has lead worship across the nation and recently released her third album, “Surrendered.”
Coy and Dee live in Monroe, Georgia, where they enjoy spending time with their son and daughter-in-law, Dustin and Nicole.
DUSTIN & NICOLE BARKER
Dustin Barker is a designer, pastor, talker, and Apple fan boy. He married the love of his life, Nicole, in May of 2016. Dustin’s passion rests in serving as Lead Pastor at Elevation Point Church, where they exist to connect people to God and Others. He also spends a lot of time running the companies he’s founded, The Daily Achiever and Dustin Barker Design.
Things He Likes: Anything and everything created by Apple. Mexican Food. Jesus Culture. Coffee with French Vanilla creamer. Media. Meeting New People. Helping People. The Walking Dead and Dexter.
JOHNNY & NATALIE BURKHALTER
Johnny Burkhalter has been in full time ministry for 10 years. He traveled as a guitar player and worship leader for Eddie James from 2007-2010. He also served on staff in the music department with Pastor Clint Brown in Orlando, Florida for two years. During that time, he wrote and recorded the theme song for Pastor Paula White’s weekly program, “Just Paula,” that aired on TBN, Daystar, and around the world!
In 2012, Johnny was on staff with Rod Parsley at Valor Christian College in Columbus, Ohio, where he began traveling the nation full time; this led to him meeting his wife, Natalie. God quickly joined their hearts, and in April 2015 they were married just outside of Los Angeles, CA. Now, with multiple albums on iTunes top charts, he and Natalie are emerging voices in Christian music.
Based in Atlanta, they travel internationally singing, speaking, and leading people into the authentic life-changing presence of God.
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SERVING AT EP IS MORE THAN JUST A JOB
Using our gifts and talents to serve God and His church is something all believers are called to do.
If you’d like to begin volunteering and serving, please visit the ENGAGE tables.