Emmanuel Baptist Church
Monday, July 16, 2018
Phenix City, AL 36870


Rev. Alan Griffith has been the pastor at Emmanuel since October 1988. For 17 years he served the church in a bi-vocational capacity, until January 2006 when he quit his secular job and went full time at the church. He is a graduate of Central High School in Phenix City and of Bethany Bible College of Dothan, AL where he earned a Graduate of Theology Degree, ThG.
He has been married to his wife, Reba, since September 25, 1976. They have two children; Brad Griffith - married to Katie, who have two children, Gracie and Noah; and Kimberly - married to Ben Elliott, who also have two children, Libby and Troy.
There are three things that have guided him in his ministry; love the people, preach the Word, but most of all, love God with all your heart.
His favorite verse is 1 John 5:13, "These things I have written unto you who believe on the name of the Son of God; that you may know that you have eternal life, and that you may continue to believe on the name of the Son of God."
Music Director
Becky Tilley has been the music director at Emmanuel since 2005. She is married to Adam Tilley and they have two sons, Brodie and Aiden.