Agape International Christian Academy
I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength. Philippians 4:13
"A School of Excellence"
120 Weathers Street, Youngsville, NC 27596
Finance & Marketing Manager
Lyn Bacon is a mother of 8 and grandmother of two. She is married to Pastor Michael Bacon of Glory Tabernacle, and they reside in Youngsville, NC with their family. Lyn graduated from Francis Marion University in Florence, South Carolina in December 2002 with a Bachelor of Elementary Education. She graduated in August of 2013 from Strayer University with a Master of Education in Instructional Technology. After having taught in the elementary schools in the public school systems, Lyn saw a need to help prepare children for their entry into kindergarten. She began Lions and Lambs Preschool in September 2013 to help 3, 4, and 5 year olds have a successful beginning to their academic career. She went on to open Agape Int’l Christian Academy in August of 2016. Lyn Bacon has a heart for the children and a heart to see them blossom into the individuals they are meant to be.
Michael Bacon is married to Lyn Bacon. He graduated from University of Phoenix in 2006 and holds a Masters in Business Administration. Additionally, he is in his final dissertation phase and close to finishing his Doctorate degree in Business Administration at Northcentral University. Michael also has several years teaching experience at the college level and previously taught at Vance Granville Community College as well as ECPI Technical College. He has experience in technology and marketing. He has previously worked for IBM, VCE, Unisys Corporation, Fidelity Investments, Bank of America as well the State of North Carolina Medicaid Office. He has held senior level marketing and product management positions as well as perviously serving as CIO of Medicaid. His passions are ministry, family, and missions. He has a heart to see children succeed and be all they can be in their lives.
Mrs. Joanne is originally from South Boston, VA. She moved to Youngsville, NC in December 2012 with her sweet husband and family. She had four children, all girls, and has thirteen grandchildren, 3 of which live with her and her husband. While in NJ, she held jobs ranging from Administration for a clothing manufacturer to caregiver for a young set of twins. She was also a CNA for 10 years. Mrs. Joanne is presently a member of Glory Tabernacle.
Ashley Stallings-Small in a mother of a precious little boy, Amir. She received her Bachelors of Science in Early Childhood Development fro Kaplan University in December of 2015. Ashley has experience in working in preschool environments, including Head Start. She also -school programs. She has such a heart for the children – a heart to see them grow academically, but also a heart to see them grow in the Lord. Ashley is an active member of Glory Tabernacle International Ministries.
Ms. Bertie was born in West Virginia, and moved to Florida where she lived for about 30 years. She moved to Youngsville, NC on April 30, 2013. Ms. Bertie retired as a Computer Programmer. When she was 14 years old, she began playing the piano and organ in church. She teaches Sunday School for young boys and girls. Ms. Bertie has always had a heart for the kids. She says, “There’s no better investment than to invest in the lives of children!”
Mrs. Stephanie is originally from Winston Salem, NC. She moved to Youngsville in 2011 with her sweet husband and two beautiful children, Serenity and Noah. Mrs. Stephanie has worked in Children’s Ministry for several years. She has worked with children outside of the church environment for 20+ years. She has a heart for the children that shows in her excitement and enthusiasm while working with them. Stephanie is currently a member of the Glory Tabernacle International Ministries.