Brian Payne is our Senior Pastor and has been serving in this role since May 2010. Brian also serves as Professor of Christian Theology and Expository Preaching at Boyce College of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Brian is from Enterprise, Alabama and holds a B.S. and M.A. from The University of Alabama, where he also played football for four years and served as a graduate assistant coach for 2 years. Brian also holds the M.Div, Th.M, and Ph.D. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Brian enjoys spending time with his family, reading, Alabama Football, and the Atlanta Braves. Brian is also a member of the Evangelical Theological Society. Brian is happily married to Heather and they are the proud parents of five children: Ella, Nate, Seth, Ava, and Seefen.