Minister

We are so pleased to report that after months of searching, Rev. Walker C. Farrar, Jr. has agreed to be our Interim Pastor. Reverend Farrar was born in Brooklyn, New York to the late Walker C. Farrar, Sr. and Rosemarie Farrar. Initially baptized into the Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Farrar became a committed Christian and believer in Jesus Christ at a young age.

After graduating from SUNY College at Old Westbury,NY in 1983 with a BS in Chemistry, Rev. Farrar relocated to Boston to attend Tufts University School of Medicine. It was at this time that he felt a personal calling to commit his life to Jesus Christ. He has served as an Associate Minister and Asst. Superintendent for Sunday School at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Boston. He was also the outreach minister to Salem State College's A-HA-NA Organization and the Suffolk County House of Corrections.

In the fall of 1997, Rev. Farrar was accepted for admission to the Boston University School of Theology as a recipient of a Mary McLeod Bethune and Boston University academic scholarships and graduated in May 2000 with a Master of Divinity degree in Theological Studies. Upon graduation, Rev. Farrar joined the Concord Baptist Church of Boston, MA. During his term at Concord, Rev. Farrar has served as an Associate Minister, Directory of Public Safety, and Spiritual Mentor to the “Brother-to-Brother “ Men's' Ministry.

He was ordained in May 2009, and served as the Interim Pastor at the Baptist Church of All Nations in Taunton, MA until December 2016. He is also the alternate Fire Chaplain for the Canton, MA Fire Department.

Rev. Farrar is married to Freddie J. Farrar and has two beautiful daughters, Alanna and Allegra. We couldn't be happier welcoming all of them to the Beth Eden Baptist Family!