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Richard Buerkle

Minister of Music & Worshipoffice: 865-246-4668

Richard was born in Dallas, Texas and is a proud graduate of Baylor University and Truett Seminary.  He has served churches in Texas and Virginia since 2000.  He and his wife Megan moved here from Washington, D.C. to join the FBC family in February of 2016 and were married here in June of the same year.  Together they enjoy movies, eating out, theatre, music, and playing with their dog Bentley.  Richard is constantly looking for new and creative ways to tell the story of God and invite others to participate in the Kingdom of God. 

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510 W Main St.
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-546-9661 |

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Contemporary Worship »
8:45 am - Trentham Hall

Traditional Worship »
11 am - Sanctuary

Sunday School »
9:45 am - Various Locations


Wednesday Night Bible Study 
6 pm - Sanctuary


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