First Baptist Church Pine Bluff
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Ministries that Matter
Minister of Music and Children
Bro. Bryan is originally from Arkadelphia, AR and holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, AR and a Master of Music in Church Music degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in New Orleans, LA. He is working towards the Doctor of Educational Ministry in Christian Worship degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY.
Bro. Bryan has previously served Southern Baptist churches in Arkansas, Louisiana, Missouri and Kentucky. Prior to coming back to Arkansas, he was Assistant Professor of Music at Alice Lloyd College in Pippa Passes, KY and served as the director of the college choir, The Voices of Appalachia. He has served as Minister of Music at First Baptist Church since January, 2010.
In addition to his responsibilities at the church, Bro. Bryan serves as Associational Music Director for the Harmony Baptist Association in Pine Bluff, after serving in the same capacity for the Three Forks Baptist Association in Hazard, KY. He has participated in several community programs as well as being a member of the Pine Bluff Community Band, where he plays the French Horn. He is also an active singer and instrumentalist of the Arkansas Master'Singers, a combined chorus comprised of ministers of music, music teachers, accompanists, and staff members from Southern Baptist churches across Arkansas.
Bro. Bryan is married to the former Erin Berry of Carlisle, AR. They have two children: Kaitlyn and Keith.