Pastor Terry Smoak is a native of Bamberg, SC where he graduated from Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School. Terry received his undergraduate degree from Charleston Southern University, and completed his graduate work at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has pastored churches in North and South Carolina. Pastor Terry is married to Lori (Townsend) Smoak, a Gifted and Talented Teacher at Hopkins Elementary School, and they have three awesome teenagers: Hannah , Leah, and Luke. In his spare time, Terry enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, and following sports – especially the SC Gamecocks!