The Pastoral Leadership of Harvest Baptist Church
Dr. Marshall Fant III, Senior Pastor
Dr. Marsh Fant is originally from Anderson, SC. After receiving a BS in Administrative Management from Clemson University in 1977, he went into business with his father.
Pastor Fant was called to preach in 1989 and earned a Master of Divinity degree from Bob Jones University. He received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Central Baptist Theological Seminary in Plymouth, MN.
He and his wife Gretchen have five children and nine grandchildren. They have served at Harvest Baptist in Rock Hill SC since 1996, and have enjoyed speaking at many family and couples conferences. They have a passion to equip believers to disciple and counsel others through the local church. Dr. Fant is a member of the Society for Church Consulting and also serves on the boards of GFA Missions, The Wilds Christian Camp, and Cross Impact Campus Ministries. Gretchen is a certified biblical counselor with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).
Rev. Marshall Fant IV, Associate Pastor
Marshall Fant was born in Anderson, SC, but moved to Rock Hill with his family in 1996 when his father became the pastor of Harvest Baptist Church.
Marshall was called to preach following his freshman year at Clemson University and finished his college degree at Bob Jones University with a bachelor of arts in Bible, graduating in 2007. He completed his MA in Bible at Bob Jones Seminary in 2009 and his Masters of Divinity at Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary of Lansdale, Pennsylvania in 2014.
Marshall married Jenna in December of 2007. Both Marshall and Jenna worked several summers at The Wilds and were lead counselors there. Marshall and Jenna have three children.
Rev. Drew Bedics, Associate Pastor of Youth
Drew Bedics graduated from Bob Jones University in 2010 with a Masters in Pastoral Studies, and his wife Danielle graduated from Pensacola Christian College in 2008 with a Bachelors in Missions. They were married and moved to the Charlotte area in 2010 where they served at Centerpointe Baptist Church for several years assisting with many aspects of ministry.
Drew and Danielle have two children. Drew joined Harvest in 2015 as the Associate Pastor of Youth.