Pastor Jonathan W. Hodges, Senior Pastor





Jonathan W. Hodges is the Senior Pastor of the Pelzer Church of God located in Pelzer, S.C. Pastor Hodges has been at Pelzer COG since September 2010. His pastoral ministry includes serving as Music and Youth Pastor at Dillon Church of God, as well as Senior Pastor of Pageland, Mt. Pleasant, Williamston, and Gap Hill Churches of God.

He is currently in his 23rd year of fulltime ministry. Pastor Hodges received his Bachelors in Music at Newberry College and his Master of Divinity at Erskine Theological Seminary. He has served the South Carolina Church of God on the state Youth Board, Mission Board and Music Committee. He currently serves on the state Education Board.
Pastor Hodges has been married to Denise for 22 years. They have 4 children that God has allowed them to adopt,  Jase – 21, Ruth – 19, Genesis – 18 and recently Jack – 4 was added to the family. The family also includes, a cousin, Gage – 10 who is a big part of the family.





Our Mission and Vision

To bring people to a personal relationship with Jesus and membership in His family, to develop them into mature Christians, and equip them for ministry in the church, community and world, all done to the glory of God and the building of His kingdom.


What we believe:

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