Pastor Tim grew up in Arkansas City, Kansas. He obtained a bachelor's degree in violin performance from Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas and a master's degree in violin performance from Oklahoma State University. During this time, he met Ashton, and they were married in 2013. Six weeks after their wedding, they moved to Los Angeles where Tim began seminary at The Master's Seminary.
Tim graduated from The Master's Seminary in 2017, and soon became the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Roxana. He is passionate for the preaching of God's Word and the shepherding of His people. He is excited to serve First Baptist Church in Roxana and the surrounding areas. Tim also has several years of experience as a professional violinist. He and his wife Ashton have three young children--John, Owen, and Saoirse.