Looking for a place to Worship? Join us on a Sunday morning! Among our congregation, you will find people from all walks of life, different cultures, different denominational backgrounds, and different upbringings, but all with a united focus on worshiping God.

Kroc Church Atlanta invites you to join this worship and disciple-making fellowship body where all people are welcome. We have been uniquely positioned in Pittsburgh Community and our former Lakewood Corps location since 1927. If you are looking for a church to call your own, or you would like to be around a loving and welcoming group… then the Kroc Church Atlanta invites you to come to worship the Lord with us! With open arms we will welcome you and together we will journey as followers of Jesus Christ.

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1 NIV from Bible.com.

Attend Sunday Service in-person or watch it live on Facebook! 

WOW Fellowship – WOMEN OF WORTH: Third Sunday of the month (as scheduled).


Majors Pierre & Louna Smith

Senior Kroc Center Officers

Major Pierre Smith, and his wife Major Louna Smith, have over 20 years of service as officers with The Salvation Army in the Florida Division. They have served five years Miami, six in Winter Haven, three in Naples and six Palm Beach County

Major Pierre Smith’s education includes the College for Officer Training (CFOT) Atlanta, Georgia, the International College for Officer Training (ICO) London, England, plus a BA from Nazarene Bible College Colorado Springs, Colorado, and a MA from Point Loma University San Diego, California.  Major Smith originally trained as an electrician.

Major Louna Smith’s education includes the College for Officer Training (CFOT) Atlanta, Georgia, plus an AA in Business Administration Polk County State College, a BA in Christian Education from Nazarene Bible College Colorado Springs, Colorado. Major Louna Smith was trained as a nurse.

The Smiths are the parents of two young adults: Jovanie and Lousson Smith.  Both of them are currently working for The Salvation Army. Jovanie works as a Territorial Young Adult Mission Deployment Coordinator and Lousson as an Assistant Divisional Music Director.

Major Pierre Smith many interests include reading and music and Major Louna enjoys events planning and quiet time.

Captain Monica Barney Seiler, LMSW, MACL

Associate Corps Officer

A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Captain Monica Barney Seiler, lives in the metro Atlanta area with her two sons, Elijah and Benjamin where she is a corps officer in the South Atlanta Kroc Center.

Prior to this, she was the director and administrator of the Salvation Army’s Social Center in Rome, Italy, where her highlight was working to help empower refugees to begin a new life in Italy as well as partner with outreach programs to those being sex trafficked.  During this time she was appointed as the leader for the Army’s emergency response to the Coronavirus for Italy and Greece.

She has held appointment highlights in Virginia that include:  the administration of the Turning Point Domestic Violence, Sexual Exploitation and Human Trafficking Shelter; the Pathway of Hope poverty-reduction initiative and designed the New Day Center, a community collaborative drop-in center for youth aging out of foster care.

Captain Seiler has also been stationed in Georgia and Tennessee as the Divisional Christian Education Director, corps officer and Assistant Administrator in an in-patient drug and alcohol recovery center.

Before ordination, Captain Seiler served in various community outreach capacities that include her work as a crisis intervention counselor for a women’s domestic violence shelter, bi-lingual social worker with the Army, community partnership liaison to open a Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, and music and creative arts teacher for her neighborhood in Philadelphia. In addition to having completed her training with the School for Officer Training, she earned a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania where she specialized in grant writing and philanthropy and earned a Master’s in Christian Leadership from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. As a volunteer, Captain Seiler traveled to Chile twice to assist refugees of the Pinochet dictatorship and conducted research on social justice and community mobilization. Most notable among her volunteer activities was her founding of a music school on the island of St. Vincent in the West Indies which she ran for four years under the umbrella of The Salvation Army. She enjoys hiking, making music, speaking Italian and loves to cook..and eat.


Your family is welcome!

Women’s Group Bible Study

Wednesdays 10 am – In person

Gather and break bread among other women seeking to engage and dig deeper in God’s word.

Please see Major Louna Smith or Queen LaRosa Green for more information.

“She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.” Proverbs 31:26 NIV from Bible.com.

Kroc Kids Character Building

Wednesdays 5-8 pm – In person

Experience the fun of the word of God while completing activities with your moonbeam, sunbeam, girl guard, adventure corps explorer, or ranger troop. Children of all ages are welcome to enjoy dinner, character-building emblem work, and friendship at the Kroc Center.

“Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Matthew 19:14 NIV from Bible.com.

Bible Study

Thursdays 7 pm – Virtual

“Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.” Ephesians 6:17 NIV from Bible.com. Meeting held virtually via Microsoft Teams on any device. The join link is below. There is also a phone number for those who wish to join this way.

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join the meeting

Or call in (audio only)

+1 470-582-0228,,996707737#   United States, Atlanta

Phone Conference ID: 996 707 737#

Prayer Line

Thursdays 8 pm – Virtual

Prayer Requests and Praise Reports Wanted
call in (audio only)
“Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.” James 5:16 NIV from Bible.com.


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Your support is appreciated!

Visitors, corps members, and soldiers can share their hearts as their worship through service and volunteering to help others. “For we are co-workers in God’s service; you are God’s field, God’s building.” 1 Corinthians 3:9 NIV from Bible.com.


  1. Outreach leaders and participants
  2. Welcoming Greeter
  3. Usher
  4. Driver: Pick up and/or drop off (Temporarily unavailable)
  5. Monitor: Pick up and/or drop off (Temporarily unavailable)
  6. Community Meeting Room and Kitchen Assistants
  7. Teen Preparedness and Empowerment Leaders
  8. Young Adult Support Group Leaders
  9. Prayer Group Leaders
  10. Sunday School Teachers
  11. Nursery and Toddler Teachers
  12. Creative Arts Teachers
  13. Keyboard Piano Teachers
  14. Computer Technology Teachers
  15. Ministry to Women Leaders
  16. Ministry to Men Leaders
  17. Audio/Visual/Lighting Assistants
  18. Discipleship and Accountability Group Leaders
  19. Your passion and expertise to share…

Please see the pastors or another church leader about these volunteer opportunities. Volunteer positions may require complete child and adult protection training and other processes.

Weekdays & Saturday

  1. Outreach leaders and participants
  2. Welcoming Greeter
  3. Bible Study Leaders
  4. Prayer Group Leaders
  5. Creative Arts Teachers
  6. Keyboard Piano Teachers
  7. Computer Technology Teachers
  8. Ministry to Women Leaders
  9. Ministry to Men Leaders
  10. Kroc Kids Character Building Leaders & Assistants
  11. Teen Preparedness and Empowerment Leaders
  12. Young Adult Support Group Leaders
  13. Audio/Visual/Lighting Assistants
  14. Basketball Club Leader
  15. Volleyball Club Leader
  16. Fitness Club Leader
  17. Discipleship and Accountability Group Leaders
  18. Your passion and expertise to share…

Please see the pastors or another church leader about these volunteer opportunities. Volunteer positions may require complete child and adult protection training and other processes.

“And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” Colossians 3:17 NIV from Bible.com.

Please submit your prayer request here.

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