Petra Baptist Church Leadership
Petra Baptist Church is blessed to have a leadership team who are truly dedicated to Christ and accomplishing His will. The following are brief bio's of our leadership team and their qualifications for ministry.
Youth & Worship Pastor
Pastor Josh Ness has been on staff at Petra Baptist Church since 2009. Josh graduated from Mandarin High School (Jacksonville, FL) in 2004 and studied for a couple years at Boyce College in Louisville, KY. Josh has served with teenage students at First Baptist Church of Jacksonville Florida & at Highview Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Josh has been married since 2020 to his wife Courtney and they have been blessed with one child.
Pastor Ted Owens is the current and the founding pastor of Petra Baptist Church. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administation from the Universtiy of West Alabama and later earned a MAR degree in Biblical Studies from Liberty Theological Seminary. Pastor Ted has been married for over 20 years to his wife Erin and they have been blessed with three children.