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Corryton, Tennessee

About Us

Bro. Byron Chesney has been in the Gospel ministry for over 30-years as a singer, song leader, preacher, and pastor. Saved at 6-years old during Vacation Bible School. Called to preach in the late 90's, was interim pastor at a church in Corryton, TN and was Senior Pastor at Highland Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN for 8-years from 2011-2019. Now is Pastor at Porchlight Baptist Church in Corryton, TN.
Bro. Byron earned a Master's degree in Ministry from The Crown College of the Bible in Powell, TN and a Doctorate in Theology from Andersonville Baptist Seminary in Camilla, GA.
Currently taking preaching appointments and pulpit supply in the Knoxville area.

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