Pastoral residents

Our pastoral residents are those who have gone through the internship, been confirmed in their call to ministry by the congregation, and are continuing on in their studies with us for a period of time. 

  • Braley chambers

    Braley was born and raised in Alabama but has lived in Nashville since 2013 and it has become another home. He is a graduate of Lipscomb University and is currently pursuing a M.Div from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He loves his wife Gabby, reading, lifting weights, and football. 

  • morgan johnson

    Morgan is a Nashville native who completed the internship at Hope Community Church in September 2017. He attends the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He enjoys being with his wife Leah, having conversations around meals, reading, and exercising.