We are commitment to building unity and help others

experience Jesus in their life. 

  • james spaugh lead pastor

    He is married to Amy and they have three kids. He grew up in the Winston-Salem, NC area and is a graduate of UNC - Chapel Hill and Asbury Seminary. James is a sports fan (Atlanta Braves, Washington Redskins, UNC Tarheels) and enjoys running in many races included marathons. He is often better after he has had his cup of coffee. He has been the Lead Pastor at Bagley Swamp since 1999.

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  • Heather dail children's director

    She is married to Greg and they have two sons. Heather graduated with a degree in Elementary Education in 2007 and has worked with children in numerous settings over the past 10 years. Her passion lies in creating personal relationships with children and their families. Her favorite bible verse has always been Proverbs 22:6- "Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old, he will not depart from it." She feels that as a team, Bagley Swamp Church and families can work together to instill the love of Jesus in all children.

  • Erica Newman church administrator

    She grew up in Norfolk, VA and spent ten years in the Navy after High School before finding her way here to North Carolina. She has one son, Tyler, who is attending UNCW. She has been the Administrator at Bagley Swamp Church since July of 2011. She works on, and plans the media, bulletins, and any other paper item you may see around the church. She is the behind the scenes person.


    He has a wonderful wife  and is blessed with four daughters. He grew up in Roanoke, VA. Jesus became real to him in his junior year in high school. Following graduation from high school he felt called to ministry after he realized how God used his home church to speak into his life.  Once he graduated from Southern Wesleyan University, he found a home at Bagley Swamp Church. He has been on staff at Bagley Swamp since 2007.