Below is a listing of the Birth Months and the Deacons who are assigned to that month. Please make it a point to get to know your Deacon.
|BIRTH MONTH||DEACON||PHONE #|
|January||Deacon James Boyd||414-870-2471|
|February||Deacon James Boyd||414-870-2471|
|April||Deacon Ollie Cocroft||414-873-1556|
|May||Deacon Ollie Cocroft||414-873-1556|
|June||Deacon Robert LaGrant||414-861-5918|
|July||Deacon Arthur Griffin||414-852-1547|
|August||Deacon Arthur Griffin||414-852-1547|
|September||Deacon Leonard Moody||414-630-1127|
|October||Deacon Leonard Moody||414-630-1127|
|November||Deacon Robert LaGrant||414-861-5918|
|December||Deacon Arthur Griffin||414-852-1547|
Let nothing move you,
Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord,
Because you know that your labor in the Lord
Is not in vain.
Attention Members For Your Birth Month
Your Deacon wants to get to know you and continue to provide support to the members born in his month. If he has not wished you a Happy Birthday by card or phone, we need your updated information here at the church. Please feel free to contact your Deacon by phone.
Phone: (414) 870-2471
DEACON JAMES BOYD
Deacon Boyd is a native of Munford, Tennessee and has been a member of Pilgrim Rest for the past 35 years. He serves in the church as a trustee and a member of the choir. Deacon Boyd is the Deacon for members born in the month of February. He is also the Deacon representative for the following ministries:
- Van Ministry
- Evangelism Ministry
- Music Ministry
- N.E.W. Life Ministry
Deacon Boyd is a retiree of Joy Global Industries. He enjoys biking and exercising. Deacon Boyd is married to Sister Robbie Boyd and they have four children.
Phone: (414) 873-1556
DEACON OLLIE COCROFT
Deacon Cocroft is a native of Kosciusko, Mississippi and has been a member of Pilgrim Rest for the past 30 years. He serves in the church as a Deacon, Evangelist and Bible Class teacher. Deacon Cocroft is the Deacon for members born in the month of April. He is also the Deacon representative for the following ministries:
- Golden Ministry Men’s Support Ministry
Deacon Cocroft is a retiree of Falk Industries. He enjoys fishing, writing poetry and model trains. He was married to the late Sister Helen Cocroft and he has six children.
Phone: (414) 861-5918
DEACON ROBERT LAGRANT
Deacon LaGrant is a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has been a member of Pilgrim Rest for the past years. He serves in the church as the New Member Instructor and Youth Director.
Deacon LaGrant is the Deacon for members born in the month of June. He is also the Deacon representative for the following ministries:
- Christian Education Ministry
- Trustee Ministry
- Events Ministry
- Media Ministry
Deacon LaGrant is a Client Advisor for J.P. Morgan. He enjoys reading, sports and spending time with his family.
He is married to Sister Syneathia Lynne LaGrant and they have two children.
Phone: (414) 852-1547
DEACON ARTHUR GRIFFIN
Deacon Griffin is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and has been a member of Pilgrim Rest for the past 39 years. Deacon Griffin is the Deacon for members born in the month of July. He is also the Deacon representative for the following ministries:
- Church School
- Library Ministry
- Hospitality Ministry
- Sick Ministry
Deacon Griffin is a retiree of the A.O. Smith Corporation. He enjoys reading, fishing and vacationing. Deacon Griffin is married to Sister Linda Griffin and they have 5 children.