Interim Pastor Ken Polk is a native of Nashville, TN and is a graduate of MTSU (BS) and American Baptist Theological Seminary (M.DIV.) Memphis, TN. His wife of 45 years, Diana who is a retired teacher and worship pianist. They have three children (Rachal, Jason and Joel), all in vocational Christian ministry and eight grandchildren.
Over the past 43 years, Ken has pastored churches in Tennessee, Arkansas and Virginia. His longest tenure was with Northside Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, TN where he served for 28 years as Senior Pastor and church planter. In addition to his local church ministry, Ken has served in multiple volunteer mission projects around the world. Since retiring from full-time pastorate in 2017, he has been privileged to supply preach and serve as interim pastor in numerous churches across Middle Tennessee.