Pastor Utley served as an Assistant Pastor in Wilson, NC before being called to pastor the people of Pleasant Plains in February of 2017. He's completed a Bachelor of Arts in Bible, Masters of Divinity, and a Masters in Educational Administration. He has also completed certification in the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Pastor Utley is a caring pastor that seeks to balance the roles of caring for and preaching to the church. He is a passionate Bible preacher with a commitment to spirit-filled, verse-by-verse preaching and teaching. With his wife and three children, Pastor Utley strives to lead Pleasant Plains for the glory of God.