Dr. French B. Harmon

Senior Pastor

Dr. French B. Harmon has had a wonderful ministry in service to the Lord. After graduation from Paul Blazer High School in Ashland, KY he completed his Bachelor’s Degree from Marshall University. Pastor Harmon continued his formal training with degrees from University of Louisville (MA in Education), Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv and ThM), Reformed Theological Seminary (DMin), and University of the Cumberlands (PhD). Dr. Harmon has received additional training at Moody Bible Institute, Asbury Seminary as a Beeson Scholar and a variety of practical ministry programs.

French Harmon has had a wealth of experience as a Christian leader. In college he was the Baptist Student Union President. He served as an Associate Pastor of 45th Avenue Baptist Church (Ashland, KY), Interim Pastor/Associate Pastor of First Baptist Church (Russell, KY), Pastor of First Baptist Church (Allen, KY), Senior Pastor of Fort Mitchell Baptist Church (Fort Mitchell, KY), Church Development Team Leader at the Kentucky Baptist Convention (Louisville, KY) and Campus Minister of Pikeville College and Prestonsburg Community College. Dr. Harmon has also taught a variety of college courses for several private and public schools, including doctoral level courses at the University of the Cumberlands. He has served on many boards and agencies on the state and national level.

French is married to Rachael and together they have three children – Trae, Madison, and Jack.


Tylar Baker

Middle School Ministry Leader

GJ Farmer

Associate Pastor

Jim Fields

Assistant Senior Adult Director

Caleb Holder

Contemporary Worship Leader

Karla Johnson

Director of Preschool Ministries

David Pendley

Church Administrator / Worship Leader

Sara Robinson

Director of Student Ministries

Mickie Shumard

Director of Nursery Ministries


Molly Dalton

Children's Ministry Assistant

Brent Duell

Video Technician

Hubert Emerson

Maintenance Supervisor

Janie Ison

Financial Secretary

Jody Kirkpatrick

Audio Technician

Debbie Rogers

Pastoral Secretary/Office Manager