Shea Allen – Lead Pastor 

AllenShea Allen became pastor at First Baptist Charlestown on January 1, 2021. He previously served as North American Mission Board Church Planter and pastor of Refuge Church.  He earned his Masters from Liberty University and his Bachelors from Campbellsville University.  His wife Allison is a licensed marriage and family therapist and an adjunct professor at both Indiana University Southeast and Campbellsville University. They are blessed to have an outgoing, full of joy son named, Jude. The Allens are so excited to be part of the family at First Baptist, and they can’t wait to see how God moves through our church.

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Cris O’Brien – Associate Pastor of Youth & Children

67405996_10219835159733028_6237836511585239040_nCris has been serving at FBC since September 2017.  His wife, Emily, is a Registered Nurse and they have one son, Carson. Cris is a proud graduate of UCF in Orlando, Florida and Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He served on the mission field in Ecuador each summer during his college days.  He speaks “conversational Spanish.”

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