Dr. De Wayne Eakes
Interim Pastor
Youth Pastor / Assistant Pastor
Josh grew up in rural Alabama. He joined the military after high school & retired from the military after 18 years of faithful & honorable service.
While in the military Josh earned a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Wayland Baptist University, a Master’s in Theology & a Master’s of Divinity in Professional Ministries. After retiring from service he earned a Master’s in Executive Leadership. All Josh’s graduate degrees are from Liberty University.
Josh also has extensive knowledge in curriculum development, training development & leadership training. Josh is a certified John Maxwell trainer, certified in Church Revitalization & a certified Symbis Marriage Assessment facilitator.
Josh has three children: Kanin, Koby & Hayden.
Josh’s passions are his family, a desire that each & every individual sees their worth & value in & to God & also that they are (himself included)  intentional, deliberate & genuine in their day-to-day activities/encounters for God’s glory, His Kingdom & their good/joy.
Administrative Assistant
Janet grew up in Wilson, NC. She graduated from Beddingfield High School & has been a member of DCC all her life.
She is the church accompanist & truly knows that God gave her this talent. She desires to use this talent to glorify Him & Him alone. Additionally, she is the accompanist for the Wilson Community College Chorus.
She assists her husband, Greg, with the Wednesday Night Meal Ministry which is vital to what we do at DCC.
Janet has been married for over 30 years. They have two children together: Matthew & Laurie. They have been blessed further with their daughter-in Law, Carrie & grandson, Emmitt.
Janet’s passions are her family & living her life to glorify God every day. She wants to take care of her family & provide for them daily. She desires to minister to the people at DCC & to assist/pray for them.