pastor russ pruiett
Russ serves as Minister of Music and Worship at CBC.
Energetic, passionate, relevant,(and a little goofy!) describes Russ's leadership, life and passion for God in his ministry. He aspires to love the Lord, live for the Lord, and lead others to the Lord through the ministry of music. Russ has served at Central since 2010.
Russ joined the Central Baptist family in June of 2010. He has been in full time ministry for 9 years and has been involved in ministry since he was a teenager. He is a native of Sikeston, Missouri. After graduating high school in 1995, he attended Three Rivers Community College and graduated with his Associate of Arts degree in 1999. In 2003 he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Voice from Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. In May 2009, Russ was ordained to the gospel ministry at First Baptist Church in Fulton, Kentucky, where he served as Mininster of Music and Media for seven years.
Russ loves spending time with his wife Ashley, his son Ben, and his daughter Emma. He also likes teaching guitar, drums, and voice. Other interests are writing and recording music, cooking and/or grilling anything, convertibles, woodworking, awesome coffee, sweet tea, studying God's Word and serving His church.
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