Dr. Richard Walker
Richard Walker began serving as pastor at Hurt Road Baptist Church in March of 2019. He has was ordained to the gospel ministry in 1987, and has served on staff and as as the pastor of churches in Texas, Alabama, and Georgia. He is a graduate of Jacksonville State University earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 1986, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary earning a Master of Divinity in 1989, and Covington Theological Seminary earning a Doctor of Theology degree in 1995.
Pastor Walker's wife, Teresa, is a nurse practitioner, a gifted Bible teacher, and is an experienced medical missionary, having ministered in Nicaragua, Ghana, China, and other nations of the world. Teresa is a graduate of Brenau University where she earned the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and Kennesaw State University where she earned the Master of Science in Nursing, and has completed work toward the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree through Liberty University.