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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.

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Weekly Messages

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  • Cute Baby in Sanctuary

Celebrate the Fruit in Our Midst

October 5, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this note finds you well. This week we will continue with our fall series entitled “Fruitful.” Last Sunday in my message, I reflected upon a childhood memory of walking with my granddaddy Arrington through his vegetable garden. I remember him pointing toward the rows that would become beans and corn and squash and tomatoes, but I especially remember the way he cultivated those vegetables. He

  • Bill Baptism

Good Days at Peachtree Road

September 28, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this note finds you well. I also hope you are getting as much out of our fall series entitled “Fruitful” as I am. Each week we are considering the fruit of the Spirit as outlined by the Apostle Paul in Galatians 5:

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.” – Galatians 5:22

Last week we

  • Porter Brunson

In Great Number & Spirit

September 21, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this note finds you well. Last Sunday was a wonderful day at Peachtree Road as we worshiped together in great number and spirit. Some of the highlights included:

  • Presenting Bibles to our third graders and then hearing Porter Brunson, one of our third graders, read the scripture lesson for the day
  • Reflecting upon the fruit of peace in our lives and a discovering the Apostle
  • Bill Britt Hug

That Which Leads to Peace

September 14, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope this note finds you doing well. It was good to see so many of you back in church last Sunday as we kicked-off the fall season here at Peachtree Road. I really am looking forward to this Sunday for at least three reasons:

  • We are continuing with our “Fruitful” series in worship as we consider the fruit of the Spirit as outlined in Paul’s letter
  • Prayer

Deepen Your Prayer Life

September 7, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

I hope you are well. I wanted to begin this week’s note with a reminder that we are in the midst of a “Year of Prayer” here at Peachtree Road. We began January with a series of messages on the “Power of Prayer.” In the months since, we have constructed prayer walls on both our physical and virtual campus and participated in prayer vigils and special times

  • Acolytes

A Fruitful Life

August 31, 2018

Dear Peachtree Road Family,

As we head into the Labor Day weekend, I hope you are doing well. This holiday traditionally marks the end of summer and the beginning of the fall schedule at Peachtree Road. I realize some of you may be reading these words at a mountain retreat or at the beach as you enjoy one more weekend away from the city. Please know I am looking forward to