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Senior Pastor: Shon Wagner


Shon A. Wagner began serving Grand Community Baptist as Pastor in May, 2015.  He graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree.  He was ordained into the gospel ministry in 1977.


He has been in the ministry for over 40 years and has pastored churches in New Mexico, Arizona and Texas.  He comes to GCBC from the Redbud Baptist Church in Lubbock, Texas.  He and his wife Pam have a son and a daughter, both of whom are married and they have seven grandchildren.


Email pastor@grandbaptist.com

Phone: 623-975-6262

Associate Pastor: Dr. Gary Harr


Gary N. Harr began serving GCBC as Associate Pastor on June 1, 2018.  Gary graduated from Grand Canyon College in 1974.  He then attended Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary and graduated with a Master of Divinity degree in 1977 and a Doctor of Ministry degree in 1985.  Gary has been in the ministry over 40 years and pastored First Baptist Church of Adams, Oklahoma for more than 3 years, First Baptist Church of Parker, Arizona for more than 15 years, First Baptist Church of Carlsbad, California for 6 years and College Park Baptist Church of Las Vegas, Nevada for 16 years.  Gary and his wife Chris, have two children and 5 grandchildren.


Email assocpastor@grandbaptist.com

Phone: 623-975-6262

Russ Jakes

Minister of Music

Kelli Ruiz

Office Mgr./Finance

(Open Position)

Church Secretary


makes the

Dream Work

Michael Spurling

Church Custodian

Grand Community Baptist Church

18350 N. Goldwater Ridge Dr. Surprise, AZ  85374

(623) 975-6262