Meet Our Pastor

Pastor Bio:
Wayne Smith was born in Blytheville Arkansas. He is the Son of a Baptist Pastor, he spent his formative years growing up in Demopolis, AL. He graduated from Demopolis High School and married his High School sweetheart. He and His Wife Hope have two wonderful adult children, Katie and Josh along with an incredible Son in Law, Preston Smith and beautiful Daughter in Law Megan Smith. Bro Wayne has happily accepted a new title in life as, Sparky to his Grandson. Spencer Price Smith is a great joy and Bro. Wayne is relishing in the “Grand” life.
Wayne received his degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and has been in full time Ministry for more than 30 years. He is passionate about the Lord, his family, (which includes his 12-pound Yorkie Harley) and talking about Alabama sports. He is a self-professed coffee snob and likes to tinker around cars. 

Meet Our Worship Leader

Charlotte (Baxley) Reed is married to Joseph (Joe) M Reed, Jr and resides in Coatopa, Alabama. Charlotte began playing the piano for CVBC in 1982, when she and Joe dated, and has been the pianist now for 36 years since they married in 1984. She is currently the Adult Choir director and serves on the Hospitality Committee.
Charlotte and Joe have 3 adult children (Cassie, Joseph and Paul) and 4 grandchildren (Rhett, Walker, Adleigh and Emma). She has worked at UWA for 14 years in the School of Graduate Studies.
For fun, Charlotte loves to cook, paint and just love on those precious grandkids!