The North Georgia CHC Presbytery


Terron Gentry, District Superintendent

Terron Gentry serves as the North Georgia District Superintendent of the CHC. He has served as Christian Education Director, Church Planter, and Senior Pastor. His ministerial experience totals over 31 years serving in these areas. He is pursuing his MBA at Lee University and is currently enrolled in the undergraduate program as Christian Ministries with an emphasis on Business. Terron feels that because of our rich Pentecostal Heritage along with our Common Ground Initiative, we will advance the Kingdom of God together!

View recent photos-1

Terry Benfield, 1st Assistant. District Superintendent
Terry and his wife Tammy have a son and daughter-in-law, Justin and Ellen Benfield, and a daughter and son in law Matthew and Makayla Graham. Terry has served the North Georgia District for over twenty-five years. He has served on the Men's Ministries Board and as the Men's Ministries Executive Director. He has also served on the Campground Committee and the District Presbytery. Terry has Pastored the Cornelia Congregational Holiness Church since January 2010 and has grown in knowledge and faith while supporting and attending various District and General Events. He has helped with the maintenance of the campground and has spent his time serving the Lord in our denomination with a desire for church growth and youth participation.

nick dalt

Nick Dalton, 2nd Assistant District Superintendent
Nick Dalton pastors The Jefferson Church in Jefferson, Ga. He is a fourth generation pastor in the CH church, with a strong family heritage of planting and growing churches throughout northeast Georgia. Nick is passionate about investing in the local church - both his own and those in the denomination - to advance the kingdom and impact local communities.


Clarence Reynolds, District Secretary
Clarence Reynolds and his wife Barbara has served the Community Chapel Church as Pastors for 2 ½ years. Previously they served as North GA District Superintendent for 8 years and has pastored 5 other North Georgia Churches for an additional total of 26 years. At Bethesda Fellowship they brought the church into the North GA District and with the help of a great Church Board built a new Sanctuary. They reside in Cornelia, GA and have 2 adult children and 2 granddaughters.


Jimmy Peck, District Assistant Secretary
Jimmy Peck pastors Welcome Worship Center in Dahlonega, Ga. He and his wife Carolyn have three grown daughters and seven grandchildren. Jimmy and Carolyn have been at their church for thirteen years. The Welcome Worship Center built a new church three and a half years ago. God blessed the congregation to pay the church off completely in June 2021.