Rev. Charlie Laird


Bro. Charlie was appointed to Pleasant Grove UMC in 2015. He is a talented preacher, teacher, and singer. He has been married to his wife Amanda since 2002. Together they have three children, Toby, Leslie, and Thomas. 

Charlie graduated with a B.A. in Biblical Studies from William Carey University in 2005. He went on to receive an M.A. in History from William Carey University in 2013. Bro. Charlie is currently attending Asbury Theological Seminary through their Memphis Campus in pursuit of a Master of Divinity to complete ordination requirements in the United Methodist Church. Prior to appointment at Pleasant Grove, Bro. Charlie served as a pastor in the Congregational Methodist Church for 12 years. 

Bro. Charlie's hobbies and interests include historical research for local churches, practicing the piano, and spending time with his family.