Administration

Associate Minister

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Roslyn Delores Harris is a native of Detroit, Michigan and is a graduate of Greenville Technical College where she received her Associates Degree in Business Management. She attends N J Brockman School of Theology were she is pursuing a degree in the study of religious truths. Minister Harris is an Associate Minister of Shady Oak Baptist Church where she has served as a teacher for Bible Study and Sunday School. Minister Harris is the wife of Leon Harris and between the two of them have two children and seven grandchildren. They have been married for thirty years. Minister Harris was called to preach in 1998 and received her license to preach the gospel in June 2002 at Mt. Sinai World Outreach Ministries under the leadership of Bishop T. McCaskill, Sr. Minister Harris stands firm on Romans 8:31. What shall we say to these things? If God be for us who can be against us?

Associate Minister

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Portia Germaine Mansell
is a native of Greenville, South Carolina and is a graduate of Eastside High School. She attended Greenville Technical College and The American Baptist School of Theology extension program at Martin Webb Learning Center and plans to further her ministry in Christian Education. Minister Mansell is a former member of Mt. Emmanuel Baptist Church and Rocky Mountain Baptist Church where she served as an Associate Minister, Praise Team leader, in the Intercessory Prayer Ministry, and Gospel choirs. Minister Mansell is now an Associate Minister of Shady Oak Baptist Church. She is married to Deacon Sage T. Mansell and they have been married for twenty-nine years and are the parents of two (2) daughters and the grandparents of one (1) granddaughter and three (3) grandsons.

Minister Mansell accepted the call from God and was licensed to preach, December 5, 1999, through the Reedy River Association. Minister Mansell's Testimony: I am a woman of God called as for a time as this: Jeremiah 1:4-5 Then the word of the Lord came unto me saying: Before I formed thee in the belly, I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained a prophet unto the nations. “I serve a true and living God one that shall never leave me nor forsake me.”

Associate Minister

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J. Celeste Posey is a native of Greenville, SC. She is the youngest of five children born to the late Deacon Curtis Chandler, Sr. and Ruby Terry Chandler. Upon graduating from Carolina High School she attended Greenville Technical College and earned her Associate's Degree. She is currently works in the Greenville County School District at Wade Hampton High School.

With a love for ministry, Ms. Posey has served in such capacities as Sunday School teacher, Praise Team Worship Leader, Singles, Activity and Recreation's Ministry, and member of ECT Empowerment Center Team at Shady Oak Baptist Church in Greenville,SC. Minister Posey received her license to preach the gospel on December 4, 2016 at her home church Shady Oak Baptist Church under the leadership and guidance of Pastor Douglas Simmons, M.Div. As the proud mother of 2, Javan (Alanda) and Chasta Posey and grandmother of 3 granddaughters Jordyn, Ravan and Arianne Naomi she lives everyday with a mission to encourage, equip, and inspire others with biblical based principles to walk in their purpose. Her favorite scripture is: Romans 8:28 "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose."