Wallace Memorial Baptist Church

Be Disciples. Make Disciples. Knoxville, TN
Wallace Memorial Baptist Church
Wallace Memorial Baptist Church
Wallace Memorial Baptist Church
Wallace Memorial Baptist Church

Who We Are

Wallace Memorial Baptist Church is a church with a heart for people.

Our purpose is to Love God, Love Community and Love the World. When you visit us in person, you will immediately know this is our focus.

Our mission is to Make Disciples and Be Disciples.

Come and be a part of all that God is doing at Wallace!

About Us

Casual, Down to Earth, Friendly, Conservative, Multigenerational, Neighborhood-focused, Young families

Preschool, Daycare, Children's Ministry, Youth Group, Young Adults, Choir, Missions, Nursery, Seniors Ministry, Community Service, Faith and Work

Contemporary, Praise and Worship

Baptist (SBC)





701 Merchant Dr
Knoxville, TN 37912

(865) 688-4343


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Our Services

What are services like?
We have two worship services on Sunday mornings. The 9:30am service is our Choir & Orchestra led service that features Contemporary Worship & Praise style music. Our 11:00am service features our Praise Band and it is more of a rock style, young adult service. Our lead pastor, Dr. John Green, delivers the same message in both services. You can check these our with our Facebook Live videos at our WallaceKnox Facebook page.

What is the community like?
Urban/suburban mix with a lower/middle income classification.

What if I'm not a Christian?
Come check us out and see what we are about!

Leadership View all


Dr. John Green IV
Lead Pastor

Dr. John Green IV has served as Lead Pastor since August 2017 after serving as pastor in Florida for 8 years. He and his wife, Katherine, have three children. Dr. Green was chairman of the budget study committee working toward 50/50 allocation of Cooperative Program funds between the Florida Baptist Convention and The Southern Baptist Convention, 2nd VP of Florida Baptist Pastors Conference for 2015, and member of the Young Leaders Advisory Council of the SBC in 2017. He has a heart for engaging the local church with Unreached People Groups in the US and around the world.

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