We are pleased to
announce that Travis Edwards joined the NNBC family as Senior Pastor beginning
April 29, 2018.
Travis received a Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry with a
concentration in Conflict Management from Trinity Theological Seminary in
Newburgh, IN. He graduated from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO,
with a B.A. in Religious Studies and a Minor in Communication. Travis began his
first pastorate at First Baptist Church of Highlandville, MO, where he led for
nine years. He then served as the pastor of Orchard Crest Baptist Church in
Springfield, MO, for eleven years.
A Missouri native, Travis grew up in church. His father still
pastors today in Marionville, Missouri. Travis and his wife Melissa have been
married since 2007. North Nixa Baptist Church holds many special memories for
them; they first met at a Bible study at NNBC and were married here three years
NNBC is excited to welcome Travis, Melissa, and their four
children to our church family.