• The Sanctuary of Augusta
  • The Sanctuary of Augusta
  • The Sanctuary of Augusta
  • The Sanctuary of Augusta
  • The Sanctuary of Augusta
  • The Sanctuary of Augusta

Who We Are

The Sanctuary is a non-denominational, Spirit-filled church.

The Sanctuary is a non-denominational, Spirit-filled church with a diverse membership. We are located in Evans, GA and welcome anyone who walks through the doors. We offer corporate worship as well as opportunities to connect with other believers through small group fellowship. Visit our website at www.mysanctuary.org

Our Services

Service Times

  • 08:30am - Worship Service
  • 10:00am - Sunday School
  • 11:00am - Worship Service
  • 11:00am - Weekly Prayer Service
  • 07:00pm - Celebrate Recovery
  • 06:45pm - Awana (children) and FUEL (youth)
  • 07:00pm - Adult Bible Study

What to Expect

What are services like?
Our services begin with a traditional hymn, followed by contemporary choir worship music. The weekly message is generally 30 - 40 minutes and is followed by an altar invitation.

What is the community like?
Our church is a mixed generation church where every age and stage of life is valued. We have active children, youth, adult and senior adult programs.

What if I'm not a Christian?
Everyone is welcome! We would love to have you join us.


Bryan  Cockrell

Bryan Cockrell

Pastor Bryan Cockrell is the founding pastor of The Sanctuary, which began in August, 2006. He is the main preaching and teaching pastor of the church. He serves as Director of the Pastor’s Advisory Board, works alongside the elders of the church, and oversees the ministry of the deacons, which is referred to as Servants of The Sanctuary. Bryan was born December 15, 1956, in Augusta, GA, at the old University Hospital. He was raised between Harrisburg and Frog Holler in the downtown area of Augusta. He attended school in Augusta and was working at University Hospital when he began full-time ministry as an evangelist in 1978. During this time, he ministered throughout the southeast singing in The Master’s Touch group and preaching. He was ordained as a minister on July 17, 1991, and served 25 years on the ministerial staff of an Augusta area church. He is a member of Christians United for Israel, the Gospel Music Association and The National Recording Academy (Grammy Foundation). He continues to receive education and training through various pastoral and ministerial schools. Bryan’s interests include Biblical study, traveling, historic churches, music, food and bull riding (as a spectator only!). He has been married to Sharon since July 4, 1979, and is the father of two daughters and three grandchildren.


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