Meet Our Pastoral Team

Brady Martin

Brady Martin

Senior Pastor

Brady was called as the Senior Pastor of Temple in June of 2017.  He has been married to his wife Jennifer for six years and they have a a little boy named Calvin. Brady graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical and Theological Studies in 2009. He also has a Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary where is currently pursing a Doctor of Ministry degree in Expository Preaching. Brady enjoys sports and rooting for his favorite teams–Cowboys, Mavericks, & Razorbacks. You can contact Brady at brady@tbcgainesville.org.

Todd Stevens

Todd Stevens

Associate Pastor of Education and Administration

Pastor Todd Stevens joined the staff at Temple in July 2015 as the Associate Pastor of Education and Administration. Todd and his family had been attending Temple Baptist for two years before he joined the staff. He has served in various ministerial roles since 1994. Todd Stevens received his Bachelor’s degree from East Texas Baptist University and Masters at Dallas Baptist University.  He attend Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and has a certificate in counseling from The Riley Center at Southwestern Theological Seminary.  Todd has been married to Sandra in 1996 and they have 3 wonderful children, Cameron, Emma and Addison.

Ronnie Hardin

Ronnie Hardin

Associate Pastor of Music and Worship

Brother Ronnie has been with Temple most of his life, and was officially called as a minister of Temple in 2000 after serving a number of other local churches in the area.  In addition to serving in Temple’s music ministry, Ronnie previously served as a Youth Minister from 1975-1980 and graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2002.  Ronnie and his wife Charlene have two children, Amy and David, and grandchildren:  Christian, Mariah, Isaiah, Alexander & Aislynn.

George Meyer

George Meyer

Associate Pastor of Students

Pastor George joined the Temple staff on February 29th 2016, as the Associate Pastor of Youth. Prior to Joining Temple he and his family served as missionaries and church planting strategist with the International Mission Board for 3 years in India. George has a history working with students since 2006 both at a youth work and youth pastor. He has several years of mission experiences from Central America, Africa and South Asia. He received his Bachelor’s degree at University of South Florida and is pursuing his M.Div from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been married to Felicia since November of 2009 and has 3 super cool kids, Annabelle, Caroline and Samuel.

Larry Huffman

Larry Huffman

Associate Pastor of Senior Adults

Brother Larry joined Temple in 2009 after having pastored churches throughout Missouri and Texas.  He has also participated in bus ministries and children’s church, and joins in the music ministry through his love of singing and playing the guitar.  Larry attended Wayland Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  His wife Debbie and he have two children, Summer and Jonathan, and four grandsons:  Ayden, Landon, Korbin, and Gavyn.

Our Support Staff

Melinda Butler

Melinda Butler

Church Secretary

Pam Nickerson

Pam Nickerson

Financial Secretary