Pastor & Staff


John Mark Harrison


Dr. John Mark Harrison has been the Pastor of First Baptist Concord in Knoxville, Tennessee since 2018. John Mark surrendered to ministry while attending The University of Alabama, where he met his wife Brigitte. John Mark and Brigitte have two children, Cade and Mia. He received his bachelor’s degree from Samford University and holds Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. His favorite part of ministry is to see people come to know Christ, learn to walk with Christ, find out what gifts and abilities God has given them, and then discover their ministry in the church. He appreciates the leadership challenges of the established church and desires to lead the church to impact its community for Christ.

Executive Team

Allan Taylor

Allan Taylor

Executive Pastor of Ministry

As the Executive Pastor of Ministry, Allan oversees the ministries of Concord. Please contact Allan with any ministry related questions.

Blake Henry


Executive Director

As the Executive Director, Blake oversees all operations and CCS. Please contact Blake with any operations or school related questions.