John David Thompson
John David and his wife, Lori, have been married since 2008, and they have three daughters, Eden, Ellie Gray, and Emmeline. They enjoy spending time with family and friends, going to the movies, swimming, and working in the yard. John David received a Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Tennessee and a Master’s of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.
John David has a passion for student ministry and a real desire to see students come to faith in Jesus Christ. He wants First Baptist to be a place where students will feel welcomed, make friends, have fun, and most importantly grow in their relationship with the Lord. Missions has played an important part in John David’s life and that is a passion he wants to pass on to his students.