Serving Coweta & Fayette Counties
Family Christian Church is a community of faith families rooted in the love and Word of God. We believe worship is not just found in prayer, it’s something expressed in everything we do. Our philosophy is deeply rooted in the Scriptures. Come and join us to experience God’s grace for yourself. There’s a special place for you at our welcoming and loving Family Christian Church.
Our Core Beliefs
Family Christian Church
We strive to create a strong community driven by the teachings of Jesus Christ, which are the guiding force in the lives of our growing congregation. Through our worship, activities and special community, we give our members the chance to become fully immersed in the wisdom and teachings of the Lord.
Roy & Erin Roberson
Roy & Erin met at Transylvania University in Lexington, KY and started dating in 1986. Erin graduated in 1988 and Roy graduated in 1989. A year later they were married. In time, they welcomed 2 boys into their family. Ty (29) and his wife Allessandra live in Atlanta and Sam (26) lives in Louisville, KY and will soon be married to his fiance Ella. Erin has a long history of faith and devotion to the Lord. Roy came to faith in Christ in 1994 and in 1999 felt God's cll to ministry. Roy has served for over 20 years in different roles within the church and loves to preach and teach the Bible particularly the good news of salvation through Jesus Christ.
Erin serves as the Executive Director of Human Resources for Fayette County Schools and currently serves as Secrectay for Family Christ Church Inc. Roy is an Account Manager for LaborWorx, an industrial staffing firm in Peachtree City and is an active board member of Family Christian Church Inc. The two live in Fayetteville and love spending time with their family, taking walks together and watching movies and sports. They're looking forward to 33+ more years of marriage.
Gerry & Star Thornton
Gerry & Star met December 1978 through a mutual friend. Three and half years later were married just before graduating from college together. Even while in college they were active in a band. After moving to Virginia they opened a full line music store and a 96-track digital recording studio. They continued to stay active in a band, playing at several local venues. God redirected their musical talents to serving Him and they started serving in the praise team at their home church in VA. God led them to PA where they served as the worship leaders for their church. Their next God led journey brought them to GA where they helped several churches get their music ministries started.
Gerry's career led them to NC for a short while until Gerry retired October 2018 after spending 34 years in the lighting industry. Gerry currently serves as an active board member of Family Christian Church Inc. Star continues to work as a Senior Branch Office Administrator for an Edward Jones office in Peachtree City and currently serves as Treasurer for Family Christian Church Inc.
They have been serving in Music Ministry for over 28 years. Their passion is to serve God with the talents He has given them. They have facilitated small group Bible studies. Star has served all ages of children in Youth Ministry. They enjoy riding their motorcycle, playing music and gardening. Gerry enjoys restoring cars and motorcycles and composing music which he has copywritten.
Joe grew up in Jonesboro, GA and was raised in the Episcopal Church. He was born again at the age of 12. Joe grew up in the church and has been an active member, volunteering where-ever he was needed, helping out with youth group, driving the church bus and being on the Board of Directors.
Joe retired from Atlanta Gas Light Company after 30 years of service.
At the present time Joe is serving as President of Family Christian Church Inc and is an active board member of Family Christian Church. Joe also serves with the worship team as an audio/video volunteer.