First United Pentecostal Church
Martin, Tennessee

In 1975 Wayne & Sylvia Spencer felt God directed them to Martin, Tennessee. They came to assist Pastor Jerry Grimsley establish a United Pentecostal Church in Martin. In June of 1983  Brother Grimsley resigned as Pastor and Bro. Wayne Spencer was elected as Pastor on July 12, 1983.

Bro. Wayne & Sis. Sylvia Spencer moved into the role as Bishop on July 8, 2018 when Bro. David took on the role as Pastor.

The Spencer's have three sons ​involved in the ministry, David and wife, Staci who are now serving as Pastor of Martin UPC, Michael and wife, Stacey are full time Assistant Pastor at The Pentecostal's of Murfreesboro, Tn and Gary and wife, Tanya are Pastor of Apostolic Faith UPC in Mountain View, Missouri
​Wayne & Sylvia Spencer