Tom Doty was called as Associate Pastor and Senior Adult Minister in April 2015.  Tom surrendered to the ministry March 13,, 1964 at First Baptist Church Lake City, Arkansas.  He has pastored churches in Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana.   He is married to Brenda and they have four daughters.  Brenda is and has always been a strong supporter and help in Tom’s ministry.  Together they have served in music ministry and revival ministry along with Tom’s pastoral work. 

Most of Tom’s pastoral ministry has been bi-vocational and he is a licensed insurance agent and apprentice funeral director.  He and his family own the funeral home in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas and view this as a ministry opportunity to meet with families at the time of their deepest need.  Tom also writes a daily devotional that is available by e-mail and Facebook.  During his ministry he has served as moderator of local associations, traveled to Israel, and served on mission trips to Jamaica as well as state side mission events.

Tom has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Religious Education from Oakland City University and has completed additional studies in business.  He has also participated in several seminars on church growth and development.

Tom’s enjoys spending time with his family and working on old cars. His greatest joy is seeing lives changed by the presence and power of Jesus Christ.  

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