Chris Clark

Missions Pastor

Kathy Pierce, Missions Ministry Assistant
(901) 853-2668 Ext. 107

Birthday: August 13

Originally from: Jackson, Mississippi

Education background: B.A. in Christian Ethics from Union University, Jackson, Tennessee • Master of Divinity in History/Theology from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, Cordova, Tennessee • Currently pursuing a Doctor of Missiology degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

I started working for CFBC: August 1, 2016

My family: My wife Ashley and my children Thomas (12), Maggie (11) and Taylor (9)

My role at CFBC: Missions Pastor

Personal story: Rural MS roots.  Pastor's kid.  Saved as a child by the grace of God.  Could never have imagined all the places I’ve been able to go.  Believe the best ones are ahead.

Favorite book of the Bible: Leviticus…no wait, that’s a typo.  Romans!

Recent books I’ve enjoyed: Knowing God by J.I. Packer, The Mission of God: Unlocking the Bible's Grand Narrative by Christopher J.H. Wright and The Sending Church Defined by Zach Bradley.

Most fulfilling part of my job: Mobilizing others to go

Places of service available in my ministry: Short term missions

Spiritual gifts: Teaching and leadership

My hobbies: Running and coffee

I hope heaven includes: Running and coffee

The smartest thing I’ve ever done: Marry my wife

The best way to pray for me: Wisdom to lead; humility to serve