The Glade Church
Staff & Leaders

  • Mark  Marshall

    Mark Marshall
    Senior Pastor

    Mark Marshall became Senior Pastor in June 2015. Previously, Mark served as Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church in Conyers, Georgia, and Senior Pastor at ClearView Baptist Church in Franklin, Tennessee. Prior to ministry at ClearView, he served for ten years at LifeWay, and has served as Senior Pastor at churches in Georgia and Texas. He is a graduate of Georgia State University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Leigh Ann, were married in 1984 and have two adult daughters, Tiffany and Brittany. Tiffany is a missionary in South Asia and student at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; Brittany is married to Josh Duncan, a Student Pastor in Hazel Green, AL.

  • Bruce Grubbs
    Minister at Large

    Pastor Bruce has served the Glade Church since 1988. He and his wife Jewel have one son, John Paul, and two grandchildren. He is from Springfield, TN. Pastor Bruce received a Bachelor of Arts from Bethel College, a Masters from Austin Peay, and a Masters from Scarritt College. He also earned a Masters in Preaching and Worship and a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from Vanderbilt University. Additionally he served at LifeWay Christian Resources for 28 years. At LifeWay he was a consultant in Pastoral Ministry, managed the Pastoral Ministry Department for 10 years, and retired from there as Associate Vice President of Corporate Affairs. As Minister at Large, Pastor Bruce will serve the larger Christian world.