Tim Reese, Senior Pastor


Oren Alcorn, Pastor

Oren has been the pastor of the Ava General Baptist Church for over 32 years, retiring from the Senior Pastor position in 2019.  Oren has been a pastor for over 45 years, serving mostly in small country churches around the Ava area.  Oren and his wife Donna are very active in the Ava area.  They have 2 daughters and several grandchildren.  Oren is an avid runner and has competed in several races locally and also a race in Hawaii.  He is very active at the denominational level of General Baptist, having served on several boards, committees and as moderator of the M&M Summit.