Tim was born and raised in a Christian Church in Michigan City, IN. He graduated with a B.A. as a Preaching Ministry Major from Lincoln Christian University in 1984. He attended Lincoln Christian Seminary from 1984-1987. In 1987, he married Cindy who had three children (Mark 7, Meagan 4, and Jillian 3) before being widowed in 1983. In 1989, their fourth child Bethani was born.
Tim graduated from Kentucky Christian University in 1994 with a Master of Ministry degree. He served in Youth Ministries in Joliet, IL (1983-1985) and in Belleville, IL (1985-1988). He then served as youth minister, small groups/adult education minister and preacher understudy in Michigan City, IN (1988-2003). In September of 2003, Tim became the Sr. Minister of Madison Christian Church and has served here ever since.
Tim’s hobbies include: golfing, reading with coffee or diet Coke, jogging (very slowly),watching football and golf, and spending time with his Cindy and their children. He adores his daughter-in-law and even enjoys being around his sons-in-law.
His wife Cindy is (in his opinion) the prettiest Dental Hygienist in Nashville. She is also a house-flipper! Their four children are married and living in the Nashville area and active in MCC also – which brings great joy to Tim and Cindy.
They are currently most likely to talk about their 11 grandchildren – Kai, Lilly, Clive, Titus, Sage, Primrose, Mack, Thaddeus, Thea, Tansy, Naomi and one on the way.
Christian Education & Children’s Ministry
Terry was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and raised in a Christian home in Southern California. Terry has no greater joy than to know that her 4 grown children walk in the truth of our Lord, Jesus. Terry’s biggest hobby is hanging out with her 6 delightful grandchildren and will be happy to share adorable grandchildren photos with you anytime.
Terry has a B.A. in Psychology with Minor is Consumer Science – Family Relations from Lipscomb University. As Terry raised her children, she served as a volunteer in Children’s Ministry for 30 years before entering the ministry full time. Terry worked on staff with Pikes Peak Christian Church in Colorado Springs for 2 years and with The Church at Grace Park in White House for 2 years. She also worked as a lead counselor and Director of Volunteers at Assist Crisis Pregnancy Resource Center in Annandale, Virginia.
Terry has a passion and a drive to equip families to be the spiritual leaders in their own homes and partner with them to raise up a generation of Spiritual Champions. Please don’t hesitate to contact Terry if you are interested in joining the Children’s Ministry team and/or for parenting and grandparenting resources.