Church Leadership

Learn more about the church leadership and staff at Poplar Grove Baptist Church

Headshot photo of pastor Jason Groe from Poplar Grove Baptist Church in Cookeville, Tennessee

Dr. Jason Groe

Pastor Jason and his family are from Murfreesboro, TN. Pastor Jason received his Bachelor’s degree from Belmont University in Nashville, TN. He also has earned his Master’s and Doctorate degrees from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC.

Pastor Jason is motivated and driven by Galatians 4:19 as he Labors for Christ: “my children, I labor till Christ is formed in you”.

Church Staff & Team Members

Student and Music Pastor

Childrens and College Pastor

Administrative Assistant

Mother’s Day Out Director

Church Deacons

Chris Thacker

Greg Hodge

Eddie McDonald

Roger Werries

Richard Boone

Ron Taylor

Wes Phillips

Larry Buckner

Jason Hodge