Terry, graduated from Union University with a Bachelors Degree in Communications. He went on to graduate with a Masters of Divinity from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, then did Doctoral work at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Terry has served 9 churches during his 30 years in ministry. He also served in the United States Army as a Field Artillery Officer, and in the United States Air Force Reserve as Chaplain. Terry has been married to Renee for 23 years and they have 3 wonderful children, Madison (19), Carson (16), and Parker (15). Terry loves spending time with his family, his dog Layla, playing golf, and doing anything outside.
Ryan has been married to his best friend, Jennifer, for 18 years. Together they have been working with students for 20+ years. They have two teenage daughters, Abby and Hannah. The verse that has shaped the philosophy of ministry for Ryan is Jeremiah 24.7. "I will give them a heart that knows me. I will be their God and they will be My people, for they will return to Me with all their heart."
In a generation of students who question God and the church it is amazing to see them give their hearts, lives and futures to God. His passion is to see a generation of middle and high school students fall madly and passionate in love with Jesus because He is madly and passionately in love with them.