Our Pastor…
Pastor Johnny Bowen with Wife

The Rev. Johnny Bowen is the Senior Pastor at the CrossRoad Baptist Church and has been in that role since August, 2014.

Pastor Bowen served the last 11 years as Senior Pastor of Jasper Springs Baptist Church in Garden City, Ga. While at Jasper Spring he developed the Children’s Church Ministry, introduced new Youth and Children’s ministries and oversaw major renovations.  During his tenure with Jasper Springs Baptist, Pastor Bowen also served as the Head of the Savannah Baptist Association Evangelism Committee and as Moderator.

Prior to his time with Jasper Springs Baptist, he served for six years in multiple roles at Silk Hope Baptist Church in Savannah, Ga., including Associate Pastor, Minister of Music and Minister of Youth.

Prior to the full-time ministry, Pastor Bowen spent 20 years in the United States Army.

Pastor Bowen, born in Huntington, W. Va., received his Bachelor Degree in Ministry and Master of Ministry Degree in Bible from Covington Theological Seminary in Rossville, Ga.  He is currently working towards a Doctoral of Ministry in Bible.

He is currently a Professor for Covington Theological Seminary – Savannah Extension and well as the Chairman of Trustees for the Savannah Baptist Center.

Pastor Bowen has been married to his wife Geneva for 37 years and they have two children, Melissa Dye and Christopher Bowen as well as four grandchildren.