Keith A. Bush

Interim Pastor


Keith A. Bush, Sr. was born in Louisville, KY to the proud parents, William Bush, III and the former Beatrice O. Cosby. Rev Bush has three sons Stephon, Keith Jr., and Derek. He has three granddaughters, Madison, Peyton and Brooklyn and one grandson Derek Jr. Rev. Bush elected to sever his ties with C.S.X. Transportation where he served as Safety Director/Electrician for 22 years and committed to serving the Lord full time.​


Bush was formerly educated in the public school system of Jefferson County and graduated from Atherton High School in 1973. He attended E.K.U. in Richmond, KY majoring in Psychology and Southland Bible Institute in Ashland, Kentucky majoring in Christian Education. Rev. Bush received his Associates Degree in Christian Education, and his Bachelors of Arts Degree in Pastoral Ministry from Simmons College of Kentucky, in Louisville, Kentucky. 


Rev. Keith A. Bush, Sr. was licensed on the 20th day of April, 1986 and was ordained the 15th of November, 1987 at the First Gethsemane Baptist Church under Dr. T. Vaughn Walker. He has served as the Interim pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Huntington, West Virginia. He served as Assistant Pastor/Youth Pastor of Antioch Baptist Church in Huntington, West Virginia under the leadership of Rev. Reginald Hill. He currently serves as the Interim Pastor at First Gethsemane Baptist Church. Bush served under the pastoral leadership of Dr. T. Vaughn Walker for over 22 years. Rev. Bush has attended numerous leadership conferences and seminars to further his education and has been preaching the Gospel for 35 years.

Rev. Bush also serves as the Executive Director of the First Gethsemane Center for Family Development, Inc. (CFD). As Executive Director, he supervises the Teach One academy tutoring and coding programs, TeamKid Summer Camp, and other programs/activities at the CFD. Rev. Bush has a spiritual commitment to children, youth and young adults. 

Above all else Rev. Bush is a “Born Again Child of the King”