About

Thank you for visiting our home on the web. Below you will find information on our staff and our church. Please use the links on this page to learn more about CLBC. We hope that you will connect with us soon and join us as we seek to Grow God’s Forever Family. Please use this link if you would like to contact the church: Contact Us

Meet Our Staff

Dr. Seth Polk

Dr. Seth Polk

Lead Pastor

Seth serves as the Lead Pastor. He has responsibility to lead the church through prayer and preaching of the Word, casting the vision, and equipping the people to do the work of the ministry. He is a graduate of Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary with a Doctor of Ministry Degree in Pastoral Ministry; Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity Degree with a concentration in Pastoral Ministry and Biblical Languages; and Florida Southern College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. Seth is a native of Frostproof, Florida. His wife is Emilee, and they have three children. Seth has served at CLBC since 2003.

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Brandon Carter

Brandon Carter

Associate Pastor

Brandon serves at the Associate Pastor. He has responsibility for the Student Ministry, and has a passion for Biblical Counseling. He is completing a Doctor of Ministry Degree from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary; is a graduate of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity Degree with a concentration in Biblical Counseling; and North Greenville University with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies. Brandon is a native of Lancaster, South Carolina. His wife is Shanna, and they have three children. Brandon has served at CLBC since 2003.
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Eric Ginn

Eric Ginn

Worship Pastor

Eric serves as the Worship Pastor. He has primary responsibility for the Worship Ministry of the church. He is pursuing a Master of Arts in Christian Studies from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and is a graduate of Kentucky Christian University with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries. Eric is a native of Hurricane, WV. His wife is Jade. Eric began serving at CLBC in 2014.
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Bernard Toppings

Assistant Pastor

Bernard serves as an Assistant Pastor in Preaching and Prayer in a part-time role. He served full-time as a Pastor and Associational Missionary, and has been in the ministry for nearly five decades. He has a Master of Divinity Degree from Southern Seminary, a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Cumberlands, and is a graduate of Clear Creek Bible College. His wife is Nella and they have three daughters, eleven grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
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Ben Bess

Assistant Pastor

Ben serves as as Assistant Pastor in Preaching and Senior Adults in a part-time role. He has served as a bi-vocational pastor in ministry for six decades. His wife is Sharon and they have one son and two daughters, nine grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
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Mark Joseph

Assistant Pastor

Mark is a corporate chaplain vocationally. He serves at CLBC with a primary responsibility for Adult Bible Fellowship. He has more than twenty-five years of ministry experience and is a graduate of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Religious Education Degree, and Oklahoma Baptist University with a Bachelor of Arts in Religious Education. His wife is Arlene, and they have two adult sons, one adult daughter, and a son at home.
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Bill Hunt

Assistant Pastor

Bill works in a Geo-Environmental company vocationally. He leads the Discipleship Ministry at CLBC. He has a Master of Divinity Degree from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. His wife is Alice and they have two adult daughters. Email Bill

Joyce Withrow

Joyce Withrow

Pastoral Secretary

Joyce serves as the Pastoral Secretary of the church. Her husband is Eddie and they have one daughter. Joyce has been serving at CLBC since 2001. Email Joyce

Donna Meadows

Donna Meadows

Financial Secretary

Donna serves as a Secretary and is responsible for managing the church office. She has two sons. Donna has been serving at CLBC since 2013.
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Rose Douglas

Rose Douglas

Administrative Assistant

Rose serves as an Administrative Assistant of the church and is also a leader in our Welcome Ministry. She has one daughter. Rose has been serving at CLBC since 2016. Email Rose

Renee Entenmann

Renee Entenmann

Custodian

Renee serves as the Custodian of the church and is also a leader in our Sprouts Children’s Ministries. She and her husband Rob have two children. Renee has been serving at CLBC since 2015.

Christina Moore

Christina Moore

Assistant Custodian

Christina serves as a Custodian of the church and is also a leader in our Sprouts Children’s Ministries. She and her husband Adam have three children. Christina has been serving at CLBC since 2016.