Rev. Tony Elder has been pastor of Wesley Community Fellowship in Conyers, GA since 1985. He was born in Gainesville, Georgia. He graduated from Vennard College in Oskaloosa, Iowa with a Bachelor of Arts degree and from Wesley Biblical Seminary in Jackson, Mississippi with a Masters of Divinity degree. He and his wife, Cheryl, have three children – Melissa, Shannon, and Nathan – along with seven grandchildren.
In addition to pastoring the church, Rev. Elder writes a weekly column in the Religion Section of the local newspaper, The Rockdale Citizen. He also volunteers as a chaplain at Piedmont Rockdale Hospital. He is also currently serving as the Executive Director of the National Association of Wesleyan Evangelicals (NAWE). Author of the one-year daily devotional, Everyday Encounters with the Lord.
Everyday Encounters with the Lord Podcast
This inspiring daily devotional will challenge you to grow in your relationship with the Lord while allowing Him to transform you into the Christlike person He calls you to be. Enhance your personal moments with God each day by being reminded of vital biblical truths which can be found embedded in our everyday experiences. Hear God speaking through interactions with grandchildren, nature, the day’s headlines, holiday gatherings, and all the other common occurrences in life. Let these readings point you to further study in God’s Word, lead you to seeking God in prayer, and guide you into greater service for His kingdom.