Church Staff


Meet Our Church Staff

Guest Speaker: Rev. Mike Moody & Wife, Billie pictured. Rev. Mike is set to begin guest preaching at Cedar Grove on Sunday, August 21st, 2022

Pastor Mike’s Bio coming soon…


Minister of Music:  (… coming soon… )


Ministry Assistant, Church Secretary, Treasurer: Cynthia Ellison

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Cynthia’s cousins invited her to Vacation Bible School where the Holy Spirit began a work in her heart. In December, 1976,  she accepted the free gift of salvation and asked Jesus to be LORD of her life. She and her husband, Chris, have three grown children. 

Cynthia has served as the Ministry Assistant, Secretary and Treasurer at Cedar Grove since August of 2014.  She enjoys reading, cooking, crafting and spending time with family and friends. Cynthia has served in Churches and Christian Schools across Anderson county.


Smith, LethiaLethia Smith – Director of Child Education & Care

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Lethia grew up in a Christian home and has been in church all her life. At the age of 17, she accepted Christ. The Holy Spirit convicted her on Sunday morning and she went to talk to Pastor Mitch at Big Creek. She ask Jesus to come in her heart, February 11, 2001. She was very active in GA’s, Acteens, and taught 4 & 5 Year olds in Sunday School. She attended VBS at Cedar Grove.

She attended daycare at Cedar Grove from the ages of 5 until 11. She loved attending the daycare and learning about the love of Jesus. When she was 18, she started working at the daycare; she taught 4 year olds. She graduated from Palmetto High School in 2002. In the fall of 2002, she attended Tri-County Technical College studying Radio and Television Broadcasting; however, she sensed God was calling her to continue to work at the daycare while in college. She graduated from Tri-County in 2005. She graduated from Tri-County again in 2008, with a degree in Arts along with a certificate in Digital Productions. In the summer of 2008, she sensed God calling her to teach two year olds at Cedar Grove Child Education and Care. In 2010, she became the Assistant to the Directors. In 2013, she became the Co-Director. She became the Director in September 2014. She also teaches 4k and loves to tell children about how much Jesus loves them.

In her spare time, Lethia enjoys reading and spending time with her friends.