Milbrooke Christian Church, Hopkinsville Kentucky


Our Pastor:

John and Shari Strode

Reverend John Strode is in his thirteenth year as minister and pastor at Milbrooke Christian Church.  John is a native of Barren County, where he grew up on a large family farm near Fountain Run, KY.  He is an Army Veteran with 13 months of overseas duty.  A graduate of WKU with an MA in Biology and Rank I degree in Secondary Education, John has taught high school Biology and coached football for 27 years and taught at WKU for three years.  He has completed his ministry education under the supervision of the Christian Church and with other seminary institutions. Helping young people with their lives that I have taught and coached for 27 years and now in the ministry has been, and is, my great honor and privilege.  His passion is family activities and working for the church. John is married to Shari Strode, who is a retired Special Education teacher.  They have four children (John, Ted, Julie and Alex) and twelve grandchildren.