Meet Our Pastor

Dr. Aaron R. E. Bishop

Pastor of Grace Christian Church 

Dr. Aaron R. E. Bishop, a native of Columbia, South Carolina, was educated in the public schools of Richland County. Holding a Bachelor of Arts in History from Savannah State University, a Master of Business Administration from Webster University as well as a Doctorate of Organizational Leadership from Columbia International University.

As an entrepreneur and civic leader, Pastor Bishop is involved in the greater Columbia community at many levels, including an active member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and Prince Hall Masonic Order. Pastor Bishop serves on numerous boards and committees within the community. 

As a Chaplin for the Richland County Sheriff Department, Dr. Bishop also serves as a member of the City of Columbia Faith Coalition, President of the Savannah State University Columbia Alumni Chapter, and member of the USC Trio Program Advisory Board.

He was elected in 2010 as a Commissioner for the Richland County School District One School Board. In 2012, he was selected as a Top 20 Under 40 Professional by The State Newspaper, and in 2014 Dr. Bishop was chosen to be in the inaugural class of the Top 40 Under 40 by the Black Pages of South Carolina.  

Grace Christian Church

Sundays at 10:00am
5010 Monticello Road Columbia, SC 29203