Meet Dr. Barry Keys

Dr. Barry Keys has been at Mountain Grove Baptist Church since February of 2019. He is the grateful husband of Amber, who gifted him with two beautiful children; Hayley, who lives in Washington, DC, and Baxter who lives in Charleston, SC. He came to our congregation after serving the past 20 years at First Baptist Forest City and First Baptist Valdese. Barry is a graduate of Charleston Southern University where he earned a double major in Music and Theology, and a Master of Divinity from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, as well as a Doctorate of Ministry From Drew University in Madison, NJ. In addition to enjoying his wife and staying in shape, he feels great joy in being a Pastor and is grateful to be Pastor of the beautiful people called Mountain Grove Baptist Church in Hickory.