Pastor Matthew Cornett and his wife Kerin have two children, Isabella and Lucas. Matthew and Kerin have been actively involved in ministry for almost twenty years. Both Matthew and Kerin have their bachelor degrees from Lee University in Cleveland, TN. Matthew earned his degree in 1999 in Bible & Theology and Kerin earned hers in 2000 in Sociology.
The Cornett's moved to Princeton, NC in the Fall of 2014 to lead the Princeton Church. Their ministry focuses on the personal discipleship of individuals as well as the church as a whole. Their mission is to LEAD, L - Love People, E - Engage Culture, A - Advance the Kingdom, D - Disciple Believers.
Worship & Arts Pastor
Pastor Forbes Talley and his wife Bailey met at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee. Forbes earned a Bachelor's of Science in Music Business in 2013 and Bailey earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication with an Emphasis in Advertising in 2014. Forbes is currently pursing a Master's Degree in Church Music from Lee University.
Beth Graham along with her husband Dennis and dogs, Checkers and Ellie are residents of Princeton. Beth is a member of the choir and praise team and serves as a hostess at church functions. She grew up in church and has served in many capacities throughout the years. Beth enjoys meeting and connecting with new people but also loves talking to those who have been in the church all their lives! She and Dennis are the parents of two daughters, Lynn and Ashley and the grandparents of 3. In her spare time, Beth enjoys fishing, gardening, sewing and cooking, especially for her family.
Lori has grown up at Princeton Church of God. She has been a part of most of the ministry within this church and has seen the church grow, transform, and change since childhood. She started with the preschool in 1994, and accepted the position of Director in 1995. Lori earned her Bachelors of Science in Accounting from East Carolina University in 1991. Lori and her husband, Larry, have three children Drew, Grey, and Whitley.