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Darris Baker
Reverend Darris Baker

Reverend Baker was raised in a Christian home in College Park, Georgia. He is very thankful for his strong Christian heritage and has a deep love for God's word and Wesleyan theology. He also has a deep love for music. He has a bachelor of music degree from Columbus State University. He also has a Master of Religious Education from Southwestern Seminary and a Master of Divinity and a Master of Theological Studies from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University.

Reverend Baker began his appointment with Forsyth UMC in June of 2014. Prior to that he served at McDonough First UMC. He is joined by his wife, Dotti, and grandson, Caden. Dotti also has a passion for music, with a bachelor of music degree as well. She plays the piano, and is a woman of strong faith.

Darris states "his door is always open" and loves to share his talents.

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Open hearts, open minds, open doors; the people of Forsyth United Methodist Church take seriously the challenges facing the world today. God is always calling us to be disciples of the gospel and to be loving neighbors. We warmly welcome all to come and join us.