Pastor: Rev. Justin R. Ferguson
Fr. Justin grew up on the south side of Atlanta, the third child out of six. He was home-schooled during grade school years. After high school, he worked a couple of years at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, GA. During this time, he answered our Lord's call to the priesthood. In 1999, he formally joined the Diocese of Savannah as a seminarian. From Fall 1999 to Spring 2002, he attended the Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio obtaining a double bachelor's degree in philosophy and theology. With his under graduate work complete, the diocese sent him to Rome, Italy for seminary formation. While residing at the Pontifical North American College, he frequented the Pontifical University of the Gregorian from 2002-2005, where he completed his Bachelor's of Sacred Theology. In April 2005, after the death of Pope John Paul II, he was given the great honor of reading the first reading at the Inaugural Mass of Pope Benedict XVI. Fr. Justin was ordained a deacon in Rome at the Basilica of St. Peter on October 6, 2005. During his final year in Rome, he attended the Pontifical University of the Angelicum studying for a specialization in Moral Theology. He was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Savannah on June 24, 2006 in Savannah at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. From July 2006-June 2008, he served as parochial vicar at St. Mary on the Hill parish in Augusta, GA. After this first assignment, he served as parochial vicar at St. Joseph parish in Macon, GA from July 2008-June 2011. This past year, he has been serving as parochial vicar at St. Teresa of Avila parish in Grovetown, GA. Effective July 2, 2012, he was named pastor of Our Divine Savior, Tifton, GA with her mission of St. Ann's in Alapaha, GA.
Deacon: J. Brian Bergeron
Deacon J. Brian was ordained a permanent deacon for the Diocese of Savannah on May 31, 2008 in Savannah at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. Since then he has served as deacon at Our Divine Saviour, Tifton, GA with her mission of St. Ann's in Alapaha, GA. He has been happily married to his beautiful wife Jill since October 7, 1988.
Hispanic Minister: Francisco Agostini
Francisco, a native of Puerto Rico, is fluent in Spanish and English. He serves as Hispanic Minister and Coordinator of Spanish Religious Education.
Coordinator of Religious Education:
Secretary: Joann Prostko
Middle School Youth Minister: