God's Servant

Our Pastor

April 2012 – Current


B.S. degree in Social Sciences; Minor in Religion & Christian Ministries

M.Div (Pastoral Counseling)

M.S.A. School Administration

Campbell University (3 Humps)

2006, 2018, 2018


He is married to Brittany Johnelle (Blackmon) Raines (2009)

They are the parents of three children:


Pastor Raines was saved in 1998, accepted the call to ministry in August of 2003, preached his initial sermon in June of 2004, was ordained in July of 2007, and was installed as the pastor of LFMBC in April of 2012.  He has also served as a Youth Minister, Director of Christian Education, and in many other capacities over the course of his ministry.

He is currently a member and licensed Elder in the Victory Tabernacle Fellowship under the leadership of Apostle Dr. B. M. Campbell.

Simply put, Pastor Raines is a family man that loves to laugh, fellowship, and see people happy!  He can be heard saying “if you can’t laugh at your church, come to ours!”