Reformed Baptist Network General Assembly
September 20-23, 2021
Chris graduated from Westminster Seminary California with a Masters of Divinity and certificate from the Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies in May, 2009, and moved to Prescott, Arizona with his wife, Leah. He was ordained by Miller Valley Baptist Church on September 20, 2009 and he is now the father of three children.
Sam was a pastor of the Reformed Baptist Church of Grand Rapids from 1977-2001 and taught at Trinity Ministerial Academy from 1981 to 1989. Leaving there in 2001, he pursued a PhD at Southern Seminary in Louisville, KY. Having served as a pastor of Heritage Baptist Church in Owensboro, Kentucky from 2005-2013, in 2013 he became one of the pastors of Grace Reformed Baptist Church of Owensboro, Kentucky. He also serves as President, Academic Dean, and Professor of Systematic Theology of Covenant Baptist Theological Seminary. Sam has been married to his dear wife Charlene since 1975. They have five children and at last count 14 grandchildren—all of whom they love very much. Sam enjoys reading, weight-lifting, walking, and spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren.
Mark has served as a pastor of Heritage Baptist Church in Owensboro, KY since 2010. He currently serves as Pastor for Preaching. Originally from Louisville, KY, Mark became a Christian in 1996 and moved to Owensboro after graduating college in 2003. He holds degrees from Murray State University (B.A.), Covenant College (M.Ed) and Reformed Baptist Seminary (M.Div). Mark is married to Katie and they have three children: one son, Judson and two daughters, Piper and Caroline. In addition to pastoring and spending time with friends and family, Mark enjoys reading, playing guitar, attending concerts, and extended periods of unconsciousness, which are relatively infrequent but greatly appreciated.