TJ Phillips was saved at the age of 17 at Glendale Baptist Church in Bowling Green, KY. At the age of 18, God called him into full time Christian service. Shortly after, he started working at Glendale Baptist Church assisting Pastor Richard Oldham. At the age of 26, God led TJ to Gateway Baptist Church in Clarksville, TN. This is where he met his wife, Hannah. They were married in April of 2005. God has blessed them with four boys and one girl. Bro. TJ served at Gateway Baptist Church as the Assistant Pastor for eight years and served as the Youth Pastor for the last four years of his ministry there. God has led Bro. TJ and his family to Shenandoah Baptist Church. He serves as the Interim Director of the Shenandoah Ranch Academy for young men.