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Pastor Tavaris Townsend

Tavaris Townsend

Pastor Townsend is a North Alabama native, born and raised in Tanner, where he came to know the Lord while attending Church at Little Ezekiel Missionary Baptist Church.  After surrendering his life to Christ, he began studying and teaching the Word of God in the local community. Pastor Townsend loves finding new ways to uplift the Name of our Lord and considers himself a man committed to preaching and teaching the Word.

In 2011 he accepted His calling into ministry at Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church in Lester, Alabama and has over 10 years of experience serving in various capacities such as Associate Minister and Sunday School Teacher.  

Pastor Townsend is married with two kids, MyKenzie and Skylar. In addition to doing the Lord’s work, he enjoys fishing. coaching football and other outdoor activities.  

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St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church
18049 N. Jefferson St. | Athens, AL 35612 | PH:  256-233-0923