Mulberry Baptist Church

Kyle E. Phillips (Interim Youth Pastor)


Kyle has been on staff since November 2015, and is currently working on his Bachelor's Degree in ministry at Fruitland Bible College in Hendersonville, N.C.


Kyle and Trina Phillips have been married for 16 years and have two children, Evan and Katlyn.  They have enjoyed working with the youth since they joined in March of 2011.

Dr. Larry H. Burns, Senior Pastor                                                                                pastor@mulberrybaptist.org  

Pastor Larry came to Mulberry Baptist Church in October, 2010 to serve as Senior Pastor. He earned his BA in Business Administration from Liberty University, his Master of Divinity and his Doctor of Ministry from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary where he serves on the Board of Visitors.

Pastor Larry and Paulette have been married for 45 years and have one son, Scott and his wife, Cynthia their daughter in love. Scott and Cynthia have given them three wonderful grandchildren; Ryleigh, Mason and Carsyn.

Pastor Larry has served four churches as Senior Pastor and served as Developmental Officer in the Institutional Advancement office of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Cindy Templin (Church Secretary)


 Cindy has been a member of Mulberry Baptist Church for 36 years.  She had worked in the secular world for over 16 years in construction management, when the Lord called her to Mulberry as a secretary/receptionist in September, 1998.  She has worked in various capacities since then.  She says “God has blessed me many times over by allowing me to serve alongside those He has called to lead our church.  Whatever way God chooses to use me, it is my greatest desire to serve Him and bring honor and glory to His Name.”  Cindy has been married to Glenn for over 50 years and they have 2 daughters, 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. 

Amy Dange (Church Secretary)


Amy has been working at Mulberry since October 2012, and has been a member of Mulberry since 2008. She has 3 teenagers living at home, and 2 adult children. Amy attended McDowell Technical Community College to study Advertising and Graphic Design.


Abby P Jones (Children's Director).


Abby has served as Children's Director at Mulberry since 2013.  She also works at Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.  She enjoys interacting with the kids and teaching them about Christ.  She also enjoys playing the piano and the flute, and encourages her kids to use music for the Lord in Children's Choir.


Brian and Abby have been married for over two decades and have one son named Noah.