Meet Our Team

Rev. Larry and Lynn Flippo

Lead Pastor

Pastor Larry and Sister Lynn Flippo began their ministry as evangelists before pastoring full time. They have been faithfully serving the congregation of North Spartanburg Church of God and the surrounding community for over 16 years. They have an incredible heart for ministry, and a passion for sharing the gospel with the city of Spartanburg.

Rev. Kevin and Kelsey Hand

Student Ministries and Christian Education Pastor

Kevin and Kelsey Hand, along with their three children Karson, Karter, and Karolina have been longtime members at North Spartanburg Church of God. They joined the NSCOG staff as Student Ministries and Christian Education Pastors in 2011. Kevin grew up as a pastor's son, and has served churches in several capacities. Kevin earned his bachelor's degree in Middle Grades Education and his masters in Education Administration. He has over 10 years of experience in the education field and currently teaches in Spartanburg School District 2. Kevin and Kelsey are passionate about reaching students where they are and helping them grow spiritually to take them to new heights.  They take a team approach to ministry as they develop, grow, and mentor individuals to take leadership and then coach them along the way.

Rev. Bob and Bunny Leverette

Music Pastor

Bob earned a Bachelors of Art Degree in Pastoral studies and music at Southeastern University.  He is an ordained minister and has served as an associate pastor for 47 years, primarily focusing on Worship and Music. Pastor Bob has often lead the Music, Drama, and pageantry areas of the local church. He and his wife Bunny started serving at NSCOG 7 years ago where they lead the worship music for each of our services, revivals, and seasonal events such as Camp Meeting, Christmas, Easter, and Patriotic Services.

Rev. Bryson and Anna Grizzle

Missions and Outreach Pastor

Bryson and his wife Anna serve as missions and outreach pastors here at NSCOG.   They also run Fulfill Ministries, encouraging people to spread the gospel of Jesus. They are missionaries by calling and are currently pursuing opportunities in South Africa.  Their hope is to one day start an orphanage and live there full time. In their time here, they lead our local outreach program, where they serve the homeless every third Saturday of the month.  They also lead a team from our congregation to Mexico every July to serve at the Casa Hogar orphanage.  Bryson graduated from Holmes Bible College with a BS in Missions and BA in Theology, and currently teaches the Discipleship class on Sunday mornings at NSCOG. He loves helping people grow stronger in their knowledge of the Word and in their calling.  Bryson and Anna have a love for people, and their passion is to reach people where they are and help them see their full potential as children of God.

Jimmy and Tammy Poteat

Church Clerk