Providing encouragement, training, skills development, and opportunities for enrichment and fellowship to bivocational ministers serving Baptist churches in Tennessee.

For more information about Bivocational Ministries, contact:

John Parrott, Bivocational Ministries Specialist, 423-921-2488,
Carrie Smith
, Ministry Assistant, (800) 558-2090 ext. 2025,

2016 Tennessee Bivocational Council

John Parrott – Bivocational Ministries Specialist, Tennessee Baptist Mission Board
Kathie Parrott

Lana Rose – Leadership Specialist, Tennessee Baptist Mission Board

2016 Bivocational Council Officers

Blake Montgomery, President
Melissa Montgomery, President-Wives
Sneedville First Baptist Church; Sneedville, TN
Holston Valley Baptist Association

Jim Haggard, Vice-President
Patty Haggard,
Middlebrook Pike Baptist Church; Knoxville, TN
Knox County Association of Baptists

2016 Bivocational Council Members

John & Jewell Burke
Rethink Ministry; Nolensville, TN
Nashville Baptist Association

Gordon & Ann Donahoe
Neely’s Bend Baptist Church; Madison, TN
Nashville Baptist Association

Tim & Susan Inklebarger
Bethel Baptist Church; Corryton, TN
Midland Baptist Association

Steve & Michelle Looper
Hope in Christ Fellowship; Monterey, TN

Randy & Kim Nichols
Maranatha Baptist Church; Fayetteville, TN
William Carey Baptist Association

Jimmy & Linda Furr (Director of Missions)
Carroll-Benton Baptist Association, Huntingdon, TN

Mike & Kristi Pennington (Director of Missions)
Bledsoe Baptist Association; Gallatin, TN

Chris & Chrisie Ward (Director of Missions)
Riverside Baptist Association; Livingston, TN

Jim Blevins – President Emeritus
Margie Blevins
Chadwell Station Baptist Church; Ewing, VA
Cumberland Gap Baptist Association

Roger Britton – President Emeritus
Kathy Britton
Whites Creek Baptist Church; Rockwood, TN
Big Emory Baptist Association

Anthony Cannon – President Emeritus
Sybil Cannon
Riverview Missionary Baptist Church; Lenoir City, TN
Loudon County Baptist Association

Jamie English, Jr. – President Emeritus
Tina English
Bridges of Hope Fellowship; McMinnville, TN