Grace Baptist extended a unanimous call to Billy Shaw to come as Pastor in October 2016. Pastor Billy received Christ as his Savior at age 8 and answered the call to ministry at age 17. He received his four-year degree in Chattanooga, TN (2004) and seminary education at Southeastern Seminary in Wake Forest, NC (2008). In 2012, he married the former Ashley Vellers of Mount Holly, NC. He earned an MBA in Finance from Regent University in 2015. He and Ashley have one infant son named Liam.
Pastor Billy's favorite verse of Scripture is Philippians 3:10, "That I may know Him, and the power of His resurrection, and the fellowship of His sufferings, being made conformable unto His death."