Chris Culver

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Chris is the pastor of teaching and vision at BCC. He earned his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering and Master of Civil Engineering degrees at Auburn University and his Master of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School. Chris worked as an engineer for 7 years before entering full time vocational ministry.

Chris served at Green Valley Baptist church as interim youth minister, Sunday school teacher, youth praise team director, and preached weekly to Junior High School students. After assisting, learning from and traveling with itinerant minister Wade Morris for over a decade, Chris served as an associate with Wade’s ministry, preaching all over the south east. Chris has also contributed to Wade’s expository Bible study and devotional series The Journey.

Chris met his wife, Wendi, at Centrifuge in Jackson, TN in 1993. They were married eight years later and live in Birmingham, AL with their son Gibson and their dog Bean.

Brian Authement

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Brian became the worship pastor at BCC in September of 2012. He makes sure that the story of the gospel is told every week by teaching about what God is like and what He has done through song.

Brian graduated from Auburn University in 2004 with a degree in graphic design and continues to work in that field. He and his wife, Courtney met in Auburn and were married in 2008. They have a son named Gregory, a daughter named Anise, and a Pembroke Welsh Corgi named Solo.