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Brentwood Baptist members shout, “We’re debt free!” on Dave Ramsey Show

Brentwood Baptist members shout, “We’re debt free!” on Dave Ramsey Show

"We're debt free!" As of Thursday, June 28 at 1:35 p.m., more than four million people know—thanks to the Dave Ramsey Show. Broadcast just a few miles down the road, the show recently found out about Brentwood Baptist's debt-free status and asked Senior Pastor Mike Glenn to join the famed financial radio host on air for an official shout-out. Last... continue reading


Brian Dodridge called as first Associate Executive Pastor

Brian Dodridge called as first Associate Executive Pastor

The Trustees and Staff Resource Team recently called Brian Dodridge to serve as Brentwood Baptist's first Associate Executive Pastor. Brian officially began his role on Monday, June 18. On staff, he'll work alongside Executive Pastor Jim Baker to manage and oversee day-to-day church operations, including current and future regional campuses, Kairos, the Business Office, and the Communications Ministry. Originally from Arizona,... continue reading


Matrimony & Missions: One couple meets on mission journey to Haiti

Matrimony & Missions: One couple meets on mission journey to Haiti

A mission journey can change your life in more ways than one. Ask Amy Pennington. She’s in the final preparations for her December wedding, but never thought God’s calling on her life to go to Haiti would've led her down the aisle to the altar. Amy has always felt called to do medical missions as a pharmacist. She... continue reading


Church receives over $10 million toward debt retirement

Church receives over $10 million toward debt retirement

This past spring, Brentwood Baptist was still $12 million in debt on the cost of our buildings with plans to see the balance paid off by 2015. So imagine the surprise of the congregation this past Sunday, October 9 when our Pastor announced on his first week back from a 6-week sabbatical that recent gifts, totaling more than $10 million, had come in during... continue reading


Senior Pastor Mike Glenn honored for 20 years of ministry

Senior Pastor Mike Glenn honored for 20 years of ministry

On Sunday, August 21, more than 1,100 gathered during a special 5:00 p.m. service to honor our Senior Pastor for his 20 years of ministry and service to Brentwood Baptist.  At the hour-long service, Mike was joined by his family: his wife, Jeannie, and his sons, including their wives, Chris and Deb and Craig and Nan. His parents, mentors, and lifelong friends... continue reading