Todd Bishop • Connection Minister

Todd Bishop

Connection Minister


Todd Bishop

Todd Bishop is the Connection Minister at Brentwood Baptist Church. He oversees all new member processes from the first time someone visits until they get connected into the life of the church. He oversees Usher Ministry, Parking Lot Ministry, Welcome Desks, Security, and PLACE ministry. Todd loves meeting new people and is excited to help new members find a place to belong and serve our church. He is an ordained minister through the Southern Baptist Convention. Todd has worked in a variety of ministry roles over the past 20 years in student ministry, family ministry, and administration. 

Todd currently lives in Franklin with Dawn, his bride of 18 years. He has two awesome teenagers—a daughter in high school and a son in middle school. He loves to work in his yard, work out, watch action movies, and is a fan of all things Disney. In the Fall, you will find him watching University of Tennessee Football. He loves to travel and is always looking for a fun trip and new adventure!

Articles by Todd Bishop


In Isaiah, Jesus is the Suffering Servant

In Isaiah, Jesus is the Suffering Servant

As we turn our hearts to Christmas, one of the most overwhelming realities is the understanding of what Christ has done for us. We find an often-quoted picture recorded by Isaiah the prophet. In chapter 53, Isaiah foretells of a Messiah who is a suffering servant. Jesus becomes our ultimate sacrifice by taking our sin, suffering for our transgressions, and taking... continue reading


Service with a Smile–Why Hospitality is So Important

Service with a Smile–Why Hospitality is So Important

Do you remember the first time you visited a new church? When you had questions like: Where do I park? Which door do I enter? Where will I sit? There is usually a lot of stress associated with visiting a new place. Sometimes we can often forget what it is like the first time you visit a church. From the... continue reading


My Story–Todd Bishop

My Story–Todd Bishop

When I look back at my life, I am filled with wonder as I recall how God moved, shaped, and prepared me for each step in my life’s journey. Growing up in East Tennessee, faith and family were very important. At two weeks old, I began going to church with my parents. From that point forward, my world revolved... continue reading

Devotions by Todd Bishop

Title Scripture Date
Fear, Love, Obey, and Serve Acts 16 January 18, 2018
My Responsibility to the Crucifixion Matthew 27 March 5, 2016
Choosing The Right Things 1 Kings 16:23-33; 1 Kings 17:1-24 December 7, 2015
Great Exchange: Christ bore our sin, we receive His righteousness 2 Corinthians 5:16-21 May 23, 2015
A Love that can change everything, including you and me 1 John 4:7-12 May 22, 2015
The Greatest Gift of All Matthew 1:18-25 January 29, 2015
Gifted to Love 1 Peter 4:7-11 January 28, 2015