Who We Are
We are located in Corryton, Tennessee.
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.
Pastor Byron Chesney is a native of East, TN. He was saved at the age of 6 during Vacation Bible School. He has served the Lord in the ministry for over 30-
years in various Churches as a Music Minister, Teacher, Preacher, and Pastor. In 2011 he was called as Senior Pastor at Highland Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN.
He earned his M.Min. at The Crown College of the Bible in Powell, TN and a Th.D. in Pastoral Theology at Andersonville Theological Seminary in Camilla, GA.