Jesus Christ is the only Head of the Church and our Chief Shepherd. He has ordained that local churches be led by elders (undersheperds) under His authority.
Pastor Ron was installed as a Pastor of Covenant Baptist Church on July 2, 2017. Prior to coming to Clarksville, Pastor Ron was one of the pastors at Grace Reformed Baptist Church in Owensboro, KY for many years.
Pastor Ron is a native of southern Illinois, where he was blessed to be brought up in a Christian home in which his father was a pastor. He was converted at an early age by the grace of God in Christ. He holds a degree in Philosophy from Cedarville University. From the time he was in college, his family has attended Reformed Baptist churches, seven in all. He and his wife, SouVonna, are delighted to be at Covenant Baptist Church.
Pastor Nathan moved to Clarksville with his family in August of 2015 to work with Pastor John Miller as a pastoral intern. During his time as an intern, the church recognized his pastoral gifts and calling, and he was ordained to the gospel ministry on April 24, 2016.
He holds a BS from Covenant College, and an M.Div from Westminster Seminary California and the Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies.
Pastor Nathan is the elder who has been specifically set apart by Covenant Baptist Church to devote himself full-time to a new church plant in Lookout Mountain, TN. He moved with his family to begin the work in June of 2016. The name of the new church plant is Christ Reformed Baptist Church.
Mike and his family began attending Covenant Baptist Church in 2011, when it was still a church plant. He works as an engineer for a firm located in Nashville. He was ordained as a deacon at Covenant Baptist Church on March 13, 2016.