Dr. Jake Brock, Pastor
Dr. Jake Brock has been the Pastor of Swiss Colony Missionary Baptist Church since March 2015. He has served in pastoral ministry for well over a decade, having served churches previously as an interim pastor, associate pastor, minister of education and discipleship, and a minister of youth. He has also served in associational ministry as the director of missions intern, moderator, assistant moderator, executive board member, and assistant treasurer for the Laurel River Baptist Association of churches in southeastern Kentucky. Jake is a graduate of the University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, Kentucky, where he earned the Bachelor of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Christian Studies, and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Business degrees. He is currently a student in the Ph.D. in Biblical Studies - Systematic Theology program at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri. He has also completed additional graduate-level study at Liberty University and through the Harvard University Graduate School of Education. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the Theta Alpha Kappa National Honor Society for Religious Studies and Theology. Jake enjoys reading, writing, fishing, running, walking, target shooting, hiking, and coffee.