McDonough Campus

Service Times

11:00am in the Worship Center


2400 Highway 42 North
McDonough, Georgia 30253

Contact Us

Phone: 770.957.1355

Griffin Campus

Service Times

11:00am Contemporary Worship


2567 Teamon Road
Griffin, Georgia 30223

Contact Us

Phone: 770.957.1355

Head of School Search


Eagle’s Landing First Baptist Church ( and Christian Academy ( are seeking God’s direction for our next Head of School. If you are considering the position or seeking to recommend someone, please take the time to look over this page as we introduce you to who we are here at Eagle’s Landing. Thank you and we covet your prayers as we seek our new Head of School.

Prayer Points

As we move through this process, please continue in prayer for:

  • The school staff, Search Team, and the school as a whole to have discernment, guidance, unity, cohesion, and patience.
  • The search process to be fluid and clear in order to set up ELCA for success.
  • Our future Head of School and his family as they transition to a new role. May they feel the love of Christ as we welcome them to our family.
  • Mr. Gilliam and his family as he transitions to his new position. Also, pray for the opportunities that he will have to minister to the staff of other schools around the county.


Search Team Update

October 09, 2020

Our Head of School search is underway. The ELCA Ministry Team, along with staff members from the school and the church, have been involved in this important process. This webpage will give potential candidates valuable information as they prayerfully consider the opportunity to serve as the Head of our School.

At this point, we are only collecting resumes. If you know anyone that may be a good fit, direct them to this site. A survey will be going out soon to the entire ELCA family. We would love your input and insight into the type of leader that should lead our school into the future.

We will keep you posted on the progression of the process through this Search Team Update. 

Feel free to contact the team with any questions or comments at  .

Candidate Application Process

Below you will see the overall process by which the Head of School Search Team will evaluate candidates. The team meets on a regular basis to monitor the progress and discuss the potential candidates. The team will receive resumes and then stay in touch through the process to guide the candidates to the next step.

  • Step 1 - Complete expression of interest and submit resume
  • Step 2 - Submit online application; links to social media accounts
  • Step 3 - Initial interview with candidate
  • Step 4 - Second interview with candidate
  • Step 5 - Background/criminal check; credit check; and motor vehicle record check
  • Step 6 - Candidate and spouse visit Eagle’s Landing First Baptist Church and Christian Academy

If you are interested in applying for the Head of School position, then begin the process by clicking the button below.