Dr. Chris Aiken, Co-Pastor

Chris joined the staff in 2018 as the Assistant Pastor. In 2020, Chris was called by the congregation to serve as the Co-Pastor at Englewood and to succeed Dr. Cloer as the Senior Pastor upon his reassignment. 
Chris married his high school sweetheart, Jodi, following high school graduation in 1988. They have two sons, Dillon (married to Jennifer) who is an active-duty army officer, and Hayden, presently a full-time college student at the University of Western Florida.
Chris has his B.A. in Christian Studies from North Greenville University, a Master of Divinity from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Education from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Leadership and Church Revitalization).
His life verse is Malachi 2:6, “True instruction was in his mouth and unrighteousness was not found on his lips; he walked with Me in peace and uprightness, and he turned back many from iniquity.”
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