Keith Lunceford

Keith Lunceford has been the pastor of the Park Avenue Baptist Church since March of 1978. A native Mississippian and son of a career military officer, he is a graduate of Central Baptist College in Conway, Arkansas.

Youth Pastor


Chris McVay

Chris McVay graduated from Central Baptist College with a Bachelor of Arts in Bible and is currently pursuing his Master in Divinity at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Music and Education Director


Kevin Prawl

“If you come to worship for any reason other then the joy and pleasure and satisfaction that are to be found in God, you dishonor Him…God’s greatest delight is your delight in Him” Sam Storms.


Children's Director


Kelly Hamilton


Kelly Hamilton is currently the registrar for Searcy High School. Family is everything to her. From baseball parks, football fields and bowling alleys to band and orchestra concerts,

Church Secretary


Elaine Barnes