Type the main content for this list section here. This is just example text to show you what it will look like when you enter text content into this section. Your unique, authentic, and appropriate text will be filled into this section. We’ve simply put in filler text in this area. No need to get caught up in the actual content of this body text, we just typed a bunch of meaningless sentences. If you get anything from this text, please understand that this is just example text to give you a feeling for what your real text might look like. Once you click into this section, you will see the filler text disappear, and you can begin typing your real content.
Lead Pastor/church Planter
Pastor Brian MacDonald was raised "just down the road" in the Lakeland/Highland City area. He met his bride, Ella, at Baylor University where they graduated in 2000. After graduation, Brian and Ella moved to Montgomery, Alabama where they served in youth ministry for 9 years while he earned his Masters of Divinity from Birmingham Theological Seminary. In addition, Brian and Ella planted a PCA church in downtown Montgomery. After establishing it over 7 years, they felt a call to return to Polk County in 2017. They found a beautiful historic home in downtown Bartow and have fallen in love with the small town community! The MacDonalds have been blessed with six children: Hudson , Henry , Nate , Jake , Oliver , and Molly .
Pastor Taylor Clark was born and raised in Southeast Georgia. He met his bride, Anne Marie, at Liberty University where she graduated in 2009 and he in 2010. After graduating from Covenant Theological seminary in 2014, the Clark family has served in full time ministry in the PCA in St. Louis, MO, Fenton, MI, Kalispell, MT, Lakeland, FL, and now Bartow. The Clark's have 3 children: Brayden , Lydia , and Ezekiel 
Kris Boll was born and raised in Minnesota. She and her 4 children moved to Lakeland, Florida 15 years ago. She has always had a heart for ministry and the church. Kris has worked as an office manager for a Christian counseling center, Women's Ministry Director at her prior church and as an Administrator for another church plant in Lakeland, FL. She is excited to plant a new church in Bartow and looks forward to what God will do!
Logan Rogers was born & raised in Polk County. He attends Regent University online where he is currently getting a degree in Biblical & Theological Studies. After graduation he plans to go into ministry full time. Logan enjoys hiking, photography and reading.