Bio: Pastor Miki Chastain
Miki is originally from Waycross, GA, and graduated from the University of GA in 2001 with a Masters Degree in Accounting. She worked for several years in corporate accounting before answering the call to full-time missions.
In 2009, Miki and her family moved as missionaries with TMS Global to St. Petersburg, Russia, where they served for almost 3 years with orphans, unaccompanied minors, and at-risk children. In 2011, the Chastain family moved to Tallinn, Estonia, where Miki ministered with several congregations, serving and teaching in the areas of prayer ministry, spiritual development, and discipleship. In 2015, the Chastains began working with refugees coming into Europe primarily from Middle-Eastern and North-African nations, many of whom were fleeing violence and poverty or famine. Early in 2018, the Chastains moved to Northern Italy, where she served in a local congregation with migrants and refugees until returning back to Georgia in December, 2018.
In August, 2019, Miki graduated from Asbury Theological Seminary with a Master’s in Divinity. She served as associate pastor at Acworth UMC in Acworth, GA until the Summer of 2020, when she stepped into her appointment as Pastor-in-Charge here at New Prospect UMC.