2020 Regional Conventions
Allyson Felecia Smith
Minister Allyson Felecia Smith is from Atlanta, Georgia, and Sharon, Pennsylvania. She earned her bachelor of arts degree in history from Spelman College. In 2006, Allyson acknowledged her call to ministry. Minister Smith received her master of divinity […]
from Candler School of Theology, Emory University, where her focus was sexual ethics and pastoral care. She currently serves as assistant director of admissions at Spelman College and associate minister at Community Church of God in Atlanta. At Community, she works with the women’s ministry and Christian education. Allyson is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She believes in loving God, loving herself, and loving others as God has loved her.
Erin Taylor is passionate about helping others experience the transforming love of Jesus Christ. Her life and ministry are marked by her love for the local church, passion for developing leaders, and desire to pour out her life for Christ. In the summer of 2018, […]
she was thrilled to begin serving as senior pastor of First Church of God in Alma, Michigan. Prior to that, she served as teaching pastor at Church at the Crossing in Indianapolis for thirteen years. Much of the story of her life is deeply rooted in the local church. As the daughter of a Church of God pastor, Bob Moss (wife Renee), she grew up in St. Joseph, Michigan, and answered the call to ministry at age fifteen at the International Youth Convention. In 2002, she served as Miss Michigan for the Miss America organization and traveled throughout the country speaking at schools, community events, and many churches. Erin completed her undergraduate and seminary work at Anderson University, where she currently serves as a member of the board of trustees. Erin and her husband Dan have four energetic kids (Will, Noah, Jake, and Anna Kate) and love celebrating how adoption is part of their family story.