Gregory Barkman moved to Alamance County, North
Carolina, with his wife Marti in 1973 at the invitation of nineteen believers
who desired to begin a new independent Baptist church. A strong proponent of
expository preaching, Pastor Barkman teaches regularly from the Beacon
Baptist Church pulpit, and is heard on the Beacon Broadcast. Greg and
Marti have four daughters, and live in Haw River, NC.