ELDERS: At the Buford congregation we currently have 7 elders that oversee the functioning of the church and our membership (Acts 20:28; 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9). Email the Eldership: elders@bufordcoc.com

DEACONS: Below you will see many men serving the Buford church family in many different ways, leading in a Deacon role. We encourage you to contact them directly to see how you can get involved in their ministries. (1 Timothy 3:8-13)

MINISTERS: Our Ministers provide encouragement, provide classes and sermons for individual and congregational Spiritual growth. Please let them know how they might help with your walk with God. They are available for personal Bible studies and counseling.

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COORDINATORS: Several of our ministries are led by men willing to lead in a coordinator role. Contact them directly to get involved in these ministries. View contact information


Ben Hogan

MINISTER OF EVANGELISM Buford church of Christ is a mission-minded congregation that not only looks to the foreign fields, but the local fields in our community. As of June 1, 2018, Ben Hogan was hired to assist in our congregation’s efforts to evangelize Gwinnett County and surrounding areas. Ben grew up in Athens, Alabama attending the West Hobbs Street church of Christ. At the age of nine, Ben was baptized into Christ and preached his first sermon. Since then, he…

Billy Blake

OVERSEES Lads to leaders convention & PAYROLL Oversees Lads to Leaders Convention as a part of our Buford Leadership Training (BLT) for grades K-12th. Contact Billy to get involved with convention. He processes Payroll for the staff.

Bob Conolty

OVERSEES ADMINISTRATION, BUILDINGS Areas of Oversight: Church Administration, Buildings & Grounds, Technology, Monday Night For The Master, Benevolence, Evangelism, Community Outreach and Sonflower Preschool Liaison

Chad Allen

OVERSEES 5TH-8TH GRADE TEENS & WORSHIP SONG LEADERS Oversees Youth Devotionals and Events. Contact Chad to get involved in this age group. Let him know if you are interested in leading singing during worship.