Pastor Michael began serving as Grace's pastor in October of 2014. He was born and raised in Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina, earned his BA at Newberry College, and went on to get his Masters of Divinity at the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg in Pennsylvania. He served 7 years as pastor in Pennsylvania before moving back to South Carolina. Pastor Michael enjoys spending time with his wife Lora and three daughters, playing the guitar, cooking, reading, being a tech-geek, and exploring.

Rev. Michael B. Price


Julie Shealy

Office Secretary

Julie Shealy has been Grace’s office secretary since January 2011. She grew up in Chapin, SC and is a graduate of the University of South Carolina. She is married to Dale Shealy, a former USPS rural mail carrier, who now delivers prescriptions for Prosperity Drug. They live in Prosperity and have three children, Christopher, Jessica and Matthew. Christopher is married to Sarah and is serving as pastor of Mt. Hebron Lutheran Church in Leesville. Jessica and Matthew are students at Winthrop University. She enjoys flower gardening, working in the yard, cooking, baking, reading, collecting cookie jars, and spending time with her family.