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Rev. Bill Britt

Bill Britt has served as the senior pastor of Peachtree Road since June, 2008.  He is a native of Thomaston, Georgia, and a graduate of Stetson University in DeLand, Florida (Bachelor in Arts), Candler School of Theology of Emory University (Master of Divinity), and United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio (Doctor of Ministry).

His previous appointments include Ebenezer UMC in Forsyth (1981-1984), associate minister at Trinity-on-the-Hill UMC in Augusta (1984-1988), Trinity UMC in Cartersville (1988-1997), and the First UMC in Athens (1997-2008).

Bill and his wife Wendie have two children, Sara and Will.  Sara is married to Diogo Pereira and they have two children, Lidia and Lucas.  Will is married to Gina Kim.  Bill enjoys playing golf, reading, and annual family vacations at the beach.


Weekly Messages


  • Bill Shaking Hands

Bill’s Message – Impact & Initiatives


February 1, 2019

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this note finds you well.  Of course, the Super Bowl is set to be played right here in Atlanta, and the entire city is buzzing with excitement.  I am sure some of you will be attending the game, and many others will be watching at viewing parties throughout the community.  This promises to be a fun weekend.

However, the upcoming Super Bowl is not

  • Rev. Bill Britt

The People of Peachtree Road

January 25, 2019

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope you are doing well. Here at Peachtree Road, we have spent the last few days evaluating the year that has just concluded and making plans for the months ahead. A part of the evaluation process is looking at the data, and I want you to know 2018 was a very good year. Consider these statistics:

Membership – 8,019 (+124)
Average Worship Attendance – 1584
Persons Joining

  • Martin Luther King, Jr.

“…ask…seek…and knock…”

January 18, 2019

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this note finds you well. Today is the beginning of the holiday weekend marking the 90th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. I know some of you will be taking advantage of the long weekend to spend time away with family and friends. However, if you are in town, I hope you will join us for worship on Sunday as we

  • Bill Walking with Bible

“To bring peace among brothers…”

January 11, 2019

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope your new year is off to a great start. Last week I mentioned in my weekly letter to you that we are embarking upon a new initiative this year to build bridges across racial divides. In the coming weeks I will be recruiting 50 members from Peachtree Road to join me and 50 members of Cascade United Methodist Church and their senior minister Kevin Murriel

  • Many Moods

God Loves Us and Is with Us

December 14, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this week’s note finds you well. Sunday promises to be another wonderful day at Peachtree Road as we continue our preparations for the coming of Christ and Christmas. We will continue our series entitled “The Wonder of Christmas” as we reflect upon “Love: Treasuring Christ.” This season floods our minds with a host of wonder-full memories: singing Christmas carols by the piano with friends, lighting

  • Christmas Tree Little Girl

The Wonder of Christmas

December 7, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope you are doing well. At the close of this note I have some important information about parking for upcoming special evening services. However, I want to begin this week by letting you know about three opportunities coming up this Sunday:

  • “The Wonder of Christmas” – we will continue with our series of messages this Advent season as we focus upon “Hope – Giving Up on