An Election Week Prayer

Heavenly Father, You have commanded us in 1 Timothy 2, to pray “for kings and all who are in authority,” and so we do just that. We pray for our...
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Vision Plan Approved: Now What?

This last Wednesday night was a historic moment for our congregation, as we approved the FBC Vision Plan presented by our elders. This plan will...
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“With (Religious) Liberty & Justice For All…”

In May, the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) did something that upset some people. They...
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“The Word from the Pastor” is a weekly bulletin insert and blog that our pastor writes. Often, the topics include current events, theology, personal reflections, or meditative musings.

An Election Week Prayer

Heavenly Father, You have commanded us in 1 Timothy 2, to pray “for kings and all who are in authority,” and so we do just that. We pray for our nation’s election and for our soon-to-be President-elect. Baptize each one with your grace. We confess, O God, Your...

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New Members, New Process

It is no secret that our church prioritizes membership. Acts 2:41 reads, “So then, those who had received his word were baptized; and that day there were added about three thousand souls.” (italics added) While you do not find the word membership in the New Testament,...

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About Tyler

Tyler holds a DMin and MDiv from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary as well as an MAR from LBTS. Tyler serves as the teaching pastor at FBC,

Published Works

Popular Encyclopedia of Church History (Contributed Articles on: Charles Spurgeon & Youth With A Mission)

Eye, Eye, Preacher! (July/Aug 2015) Preaching Magazine.

Sermon Whittling: Edit Before You Preach (Sept/Oct 2013) Preaching Magazine. Also here

If It's Greek To You, Make It English to Them (March/April 2013) Preaching Magazine. Also here

Start With a Bang! - Crafting a Memorable Sermon Opener (March/April 2011) Preaching Magazine. Also here

Ten Commandments for Preaching (March/April 2010) Preaching Magazine. Also here