Please make plans to attend. This is the first time we have ever invited the Executive Director of the Kentucky Baptist Convention to speak at Eastside. Paul is friend of mine. We attended college and seminary together. This will be worth your time! Come out and show your support.
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Chitwood, Executive Director of the Kentucky Baptist Convention, will be our special guest speaker for the weekend of December 1, 2013. Please make plans to join us for one of our two worship services, either at 9:30 or 11:00 AM. Dr. Chitwood’s bio and website link can be found below:
Dr. Chitwood assumed his duties as Executive Director-Treasurer of the Kentucky Baptist Convention on July 1, 2011, serving approximately 2,400 churches across the Commonwealth. Prior to that, Dr. Chitwood served as pastor of four KBC churches and as Assistant Professor of Evangelism and Church Growth at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He has served as an adjunct professor at the University of the Cumberlands and Boyce College, both located in Kentucky. In addition to several other roles in denominational leadership, Dr. Chitwood chaired the International Mission Board of Trustees (SBC) from 2008-2010 and spent a total of eight years as board member. He earned his B.A. from the University of the Cumberlands and his master’s and doctorate degrees from Southern Seminary. He and his wife, Michelle, have three children – Daniel, Anna, and Cai.